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2002 Economic Census
Wholesale Trade
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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 512 4,136,819 378,006 9,623
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 336 1,748,809 216,745 5,481
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 145 2,090,193 151,228 3,978
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 31 297,817 10,033 164

 

 

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 336 1,748,809 216,745 5,481
4231 Mtr vehicle & parts & supplies merchant wholesalers 28 202,166 29,071 839
42311 Automobile & other mtr vehicle merchant wholesalers 5 D D (100-249)
42312 Mtr vehicle supplies & new parts merchant wholesalers 18 137,318 21,707 629
4232 Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers 17 D D (100-249)
42322 Home furnishing merchant wholesalers 11 D D (100-249)
4233 Lumber & other const material merchant wholesalers 23 255,432 10,001 306
42331 Lumber, plywood, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 12 D D (250-499)
42332 Brick, stone, & const material merchant wholesalers 6 D D (20-99)
4233203 Cement, lime, & related products merchant wholesalers 2 D D (1-19)
4234 Prof & commercial equip & supp merchant wholesalers 72 265,999 49,882 961
42345 Med, dental, & hosp equip & supp merchant wholesalers 16 D D (100-249)
4234501 Surgical, medic, & hospital supp merchant wholesalers 15 58,139 3,683 94
4235 Metal & mineral (exc petrol) merchant wholesalers 11 124,119 10,385 248
42351 Metal service centers & other metal merchant wholesalers 11 124,119 10,385 248
4235101 Ferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 10 D D (100-249)
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 40 271,085 37,635 1,033
42361 Elec appar & equip & wiring supp merchant wholesalers 19 D D (500-999)
42369 Other electronic parts & equip merchant wholesalers 19 D D (250-499)
4236901 Communications equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 15 73,617 9,940 190
4237 Hrdwr, plumb & heat equip & supp merchant wholesalers 35 D D (250-499)
42373 Warm air heating & AC equip merchant wholesalers 11 47,468 4,831 125
42374 Refrigeration equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 11 29,169 6,378 134
4238 Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers 79 321,489 41,243 1,139
42381 Const & mining machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 9 96,204 15,073 348
42383 Industrial machinery & equipment merchant wholesalers 44 136,062 16,473 504
4238303 General-purpose ind mach & equip merchant wholesalers 16 61,922 5,379 221
42384 Industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 13 39,005 4,981 140
42385 Service estab equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 9 D D (100-249)
4238504 Other service estab equip & supp merchant wholesalers 4 D D (20-99)
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 31 D D (100-249)
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 9 74,950 4,248 84
42399 Other misc durable goods merchant wholesalers 12 19,258 2,063 50

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 145 2,090,193 151,228 3,978
4241 Paper & paper product merchant wholesalers 31 D D (250-499)
42412 Stationery & office supplies merchant wholesalers 16 D D (250-499)
4244 Grocery & related product merchant wholesalers 26 1,261,898 83,735 2,123
42442 Packaged frozen food merchant wholesalers 2 D D (250-499)
42449 Other grocery & related products merchant wholesalers 12 D D (250-499)
4244903 Soft drinks merchant wholesalers 5 D D (250-499)
4246 Chemicals & allied products merchant wholesalers 16 40,327 2,869 70
42469 Other chemicals & allied prods merchant wholesalers 15 D D (20-99)
4247 Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers 11 D D (20-99)
42471 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 6 D D (20-99)
4248 Beer, wine, & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 9 D D (500-999)
42482 Wine & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 5 D D (250-499)
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 34 D D (250-499)
42494 Tobacco & tobacco product merchant wholesalers 2 D D (20-99)
42499 Other misc nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 12 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 31 297,817 10,033 164
42511 Business to business electronic markets 1 D D (1-19)
42512 Wholesale trade agents & brokers 30 D D (100-249)
4251203 Agents & brokers, durable goods 25 207,301 7,223 107
42512034 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies agents & brokers 4 24,725 637 11
42512036 Electrical & electronic goods agents & brokers 9 156,164 5,684 74
4251204 Agents & brokers, nondurable goods 5 D D (20-99)
42512044 Grocery & related products agents & brokers 2 D D (20-99)


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