Summary - Canadian Industry Statistics

Iron Ore Mining - 21221

Definition

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in mining, beneficiating or otherwise preparing iron ores, and manganiferous ores valued chiefly for their iron content. Establishments engaged in the production of sinter and other agglomerates, except those associated with the blast furnace operations, are included.

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    Example Activities:
    Iron ore dressing (beneficiation) plants
    Iron ore mining
    Manganiferous ore valued for iron content, mining

    Exclusions

    Establishments primarily engaged in:
    operating blast furnaces to produce pig iron from iron ore (see 331110 Iron and steel mills and ferro-alloy
    manufacturing)

Information on the number and size of businesses for 2016.

Establishments

13

0-99 Employees

28.6%

Financial performance

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Salaries and wages

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Access 2017 trade information on imports and exports.

Exports

$4.6
billion

Imports

$728.7
million
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