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2002 Economic Census
Wholesale Trade
Birmingham city, AL     open pdf map in new window

2007 Economic Census data are
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See also the current Industry Statistics Sampler.
 

Wholesale Trade - by subsector

Data based on Geographic Area Series reports. Table includes only establishments of firms with payroll. Introductory text includes scope, methodology, non-sampling error, and confidentiality protection. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.

D = Withheld to avoid disclosing data of individual companies; data are included in higher level totals
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NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
  42 Wholesale trade 644 9,705,488 500,742 12,468
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 454 D D (5000-9999)
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 168 D D (5000-9999)
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 22 D D (100-249)

 

 

Wholesale Trade - by industry

Data based on Geographic Area Series reports. Table includes only establishments of firms with payroll. Introductory text includes scope, methodology, non-sampling error, and confidentiality protection. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.

D = Withheld to avoid disclosing data of individual companies; data are included in higher level totals

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 454 D D (5000-9999)
4231 Mtr vehicle & parts & supplies merchant wholesalers 70 507,077 36,731 1,146
42311 Automobile & other mtr vehicle merchant wholesalers 23 297,331 18,136 480
4231105 Heavy truck & tractor merchant wholesalers 11 D D (250-499)
42312 Mtr vehicle supplies & new parts merchant wholesalers 33 155,518 13,872 523
4231201 Mtr veh supp & new parts merchant wholesalers - wrehse dist 16 111,805 8,979 363
42313 Tire & tube merchant wholesalers 10 D D (100-249)
4232 Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers 21 D D (100-249)
42321 Furniture merchant wholesalers 11 D D (100-249)
4233 Lumber & other const material merchant wholesalers 42 D D (500-999)
42331 Lumber, plywood, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 19 D D (250-499)
4233102 Lumber with yard merchant wholesalers 4 D D (20-99)
42332 Brick, stone, & const material merchant wholesalers 4 D D (20-99)
4233201 Brick, block, tile, & sewer pipe merchant wholesalers 3 D D (20-99)
42339 Other construction material merchant wholesalers 10 D D (100-249)
4234 Prof & commercial equip & supp merchant wholesalers 42 172,671 29,241 617
42345 Med, dental, & hosp equip & supp merchant wholesalers 8 69,183 9,643 172
4234501 Surgical, medic, & hospital supp merchant wholesalers 7 D D (100-249)
4235 Metal & mineral (exc petrol) merchant wholesalers 34 D D (500-999)
42351 Metal service centers & other metal merchant wholesalers 33 382,134 33,816 846
4235101 Ferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 29 333,446 31,871 797
42351011 Ferrous metal service centers merchant wholesalers 22 D D (500-999)
4235102 Nonferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 4 48,688 1,945 49
42351021 Nonferrous metal service centers merchant wholesalers 4 48,688 1,945 49
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 48 294,941 28,534 615
42361 Elec appar & equip & wiring supp merchant wholesalers 26 228,657 20,127 432
42369 Other electronic parts & equip merchant wholesalers 18 D D (100-249)
4237 Hrdwr, plumb & heat equip & supp merchant wholesalers 60 D D (500-999)
42372 Plumbing & heating equip & supp merchant wholesalers 24 D D (250-499)
42373 Warm air heating & AC equip merchant wholesalers 18 77,052 7,156 191
42374 Refrigeration equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 7 D D (100-249)
4238 Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers 103 441,241 59,423 1,382
42381 Const & mining machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 7 97,590 14,461 319
42383 Industrial machinery & equipment merchant wholesalers 62 252,705 34,205 760
4238302 Hydrlc & pneumatic mach & equip merchant wholesalers 7 52,031 5,661 129
42383021 Hydrlc & pneumatic pmps & motors merchant wholesalers 6 D D (100-249)
4238303 General-purpose ind mach & equip merchant wholesalers 26 75,832 10,850 229
4238305 Materials handling equipment merchant wholesalers 17 86,468 13,743 322
42384 Industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 19 46,506 6,010 191
4238403 Welding supplies merchant wholesalers 5 D D (20-99)
42385 Service estab equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 9 20,896 2,968 74
4238503 Laundry & dry-cleaning equipment merchant wholesalers 3 D D (20-99)
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 34 D D (500-999)
42391 Sporting & rec goods & supplies merchant wholesalers 8 D D (250-499)
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 11 58,746 6,043 168
4239303 Other recyclable materials merchant wholesalers 2 D D (20-99)
42399 Other misc durable goods merchant wholesalers 10 28,866 4,431 144
4239903 General merch (durable goods) merchant wholesalers 4 D D (100-249)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 168 D D (5000-9999)
4241 Paper & paper product merchant wholesalers 26 221,538 22,297 565
42412 Stationery & office supplies merchant wholesalers 13 D D (100-249)
4242 Drugs & druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 10 D D (500-999)
4242101 General-line drugs merchant wholesalers 5 D D (250-499)
4242102 Specialty-line drugs merchant wholesalers 5 D D (250-499)
4244 Grocery & related product merchant wholesalers 38 1,051,710 87,510 2,332
42445 Confectionery merchant wholesalers 6 D D (250-499)
42449 Other grocery & related products merchant wholesalers 10 D D (1000-2499)
4244903 Soft drinks merchant wholesalers 2 D D (250-499)
4246 Chemicals & allied products merchant wholesalers 23 D D (250-499)
42461 Plastics materials & basic forms merchant wholesalers 6 D D (100-249)
42469 Other chemicals & allied prods merchant wholesalers 17 D D (100-249)
4246901 Industrial gases (exc LP) merchant wholesalers 3 D D (20-99)
4247 Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers 16 D D (250-499)
42471 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 10 D D (20-99)
4247101 Petrol bulk stations & term (exc LP) 10 D D (20-99)
42471011 Petroleum bulk stations (exc LP) 2 D D (20-99)
42471012 Petroleum bulk terminals (exc LP) 8 D D (20-99)
4248 Beer, wine, & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 7 156,461 16,575 491
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 38 D D (500-999)
42494 Tobacco & tobacco product merchant wholesalers 2 D D (100-249)
42499 Other misc nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 13 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 22 D D (100-249)
42512 Wholesale trade agents & brokers 22 D D (100-249)
4251203 Agents & brokers, durable goods 17 112,799 6,050 110
42512036 Electrical & electronic goods agents & brokers 4 62,000 2,337 34
42512038 Machinery, equipment, & supplies agents & brokers 5 15,052 2,225 46
4251204 Agents & brokers, nondurable goods 5 D D (20-99)
42512044 Grocery & related products agents & brokers 4 D D (20-99)


Source: 2002 Economic Census, Geographic Area Series   Questions?
Last revised: January 06, 2012