212399 All Other Nonmetallic Mineral Mining

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in developing the mine site, mining and/or milling, or otherwise beneficiating (i.e., preparing) nonmetallic minerals (except stone, sand, gravel, clay, ceramic, refractory minerals, and chemical and fertilizer minerals).

Illustrative Examples:

Gypsum mining and/or beneficiating
Soapstone mining and/or beneficiating
Mica mining and/or beneficiating
Talc mining and/or beneficiating
Pyrophyllite mining and/or beneficiating

Average Jobs Employed 12
Average Loan Given $183,948
Number of Loans Given 154
Total Amount Loaned $28,328,014

Mining or quarrying stone are classified in Industry 21231, Stone Mining and Quarrying;

Mining, quarrying, or beneficiating sand, gravel, clay, and ceramic and refractory minerals are classified in Industry 21232, Sand, Gravel, Clay, and Ceramic and Refractory Minerals Mining and Quarrying;

Mining, quarrying, or beneficiating natural potash, soda, and borate are classified in U.S. Industry 212391, Potash, Soda, and Borate Mineral Mining.

Mining and/or milling or otherwise beneficiating phosphate rock are classified in U.S. Industry 212392, Phosphate Rock Mining.