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1292.0 - Australian and New Zealand Standard Industrial Classification (ANZSIC), 2006 (Revision 1.0)  
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 19/09/2008   
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Division B MINING
Subdivision 08 METAL ORE MINING
Group 080 METAL ORE MINING
Class 0801 Iron Ore Mining

This class consists of units mainly engaged in mining iron ore or iron sands. Units primarily engaged in the production of sinter and other agglomerates, except those associated with blast furnace operations, are classified in this class.
Primary activities
  • Iron ore dressing or beneficiating
  • Iron ore mining
  • Iron sand mining
Exclusions/References
      Units mainly engaged in
  • operating blast furnaces to produce pig iron from iron ore are included in Class 2110 Iron Smelting and Steel Manufacturing; and
  • production of direct reduced iron/hot briquetted iron are included in Class 2110 Iron Smelting and Steel Manufacturing.


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