2012 Edition

national industry 212311

Dimension Stone Mining and Quarrying


This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in developing the mine site and/or mining or quarrying dimension stone (i.e., rough blocks and/or slabs of stone).

The immediate parent of national industry 212311 is international industry 21231: Stone Mining and Quarrying

2012 NAICS Edition Cross References

  • Establishments primarily engaged in dressing dimension stone and manufacturing stone products are classified in Industry 327991, Cut Stone and Stone Product Manufacturing.


The NAICS editions in which this code was present are indicated below. In the event that a code was changed from the prior edition the equivalent value in that edition is provided for reference.

Edition Value
2002 212311 -
2007 212311 -
2012 212311 -
2017 212311 -

Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) Mappings

  1. 1411 - Dimension Stone

Insurance Industry Mappings

The US Property and Casualty Insurance Industry may use the following classification descriptions which might encompass national industry 212311, Dimension Stone Mining and Quarrying:

  1. dimension stone
  2. dimension stone mining and quarrying
  3. mining
  4. mining except oil and gas
  5. mining not otherwise classified
  6. mining quarrying and oil and gas extraction
  7. nonmetallic mineral mining and quarrying
  8. quarry
  9. quarry not otherwise classified dimension stone
  10. quarry without blasting activity
  11. quarrying underground mining
  12. roofing slate manufacturing or slate splitting
  13. slate splitting or slate roofing manufacturing
  14. stone mining and quarrying


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