Class 0441 Mining of mineral resources other than mineral fuels (CS) of Classification of the Functions of Government (COFOG):

This class covers metal-bearing minerals, sand, clay, stone, chemical and fertilizer minerals, salt, gemstones, asbestos, gypsum, etc.

  • Administration of mining and mineral resource affairs and services;
  • conservation, discovery, development and rationalized exploitation of mineral resources;
  • supervision and regulation of prospecting, mining, marketing and other aspects of mineral production;
  • production and dissemination of general information, technical documentation and statistics on mining and mineral resource affairs and services;
  • grants, loans or subsidies to support commercial mining activities.

Includes: issuance of licences and leases, regulation of production rates, inspection of mines for conformity to safety regulations, etc.


Corresponding ISICv4 class: #isic8413 - Regulation of and contribution to more efficient operation of businesses

providing services #cpc91133 - Public administrative services related to mining and mineral resources, manufacturing and construction

for these activities:
#isic07 - Mining of metal ores

#isic08 - Other mining and quarrying