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2002 Economic Census
Wholesale Trade
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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 2,332 29,631,027 1,731,831 39,681
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 1,500 12,584,335 1,123,739 23,987
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 644 13,587,156 543,074 13,937
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 188 3,459,536 65,018 1,757

 

 

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 1,500 12,584,335 1,123,739 23,987
4231 Mtr vehicle & parts & supplies merchant wholesalers 207 2,896,593 107,788 3,156
42311 Automobile & other mtr vehicle merchant wholesalers 77 2,410,745 51,622 1,305
4231101 Automobile & motorcycle merchant wholesalers 37 2,018,136 11,031 301
4231105 Heavy truck & tractor merchant wholesalers 29 D D (500-999)
42312 Mtr vehicle supplies & new parts merchant wholesalers 89 D D (1000-2499)
4231201 Mtr veh supp & new parts merchant wholesalers - wrehse dist 57 235,572 29,536 975
42313 Tire & tube merchant wholesalers 27 D D (250-499)
4232 Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers 82 381,212 37,513 939
42321 Furniture merchant wholesalers 41 184,425 16,623 406
4232102 Office & business furniture merchant wholesalers 19 D D (250-499)
42322 Home furnishing merchant wholesalers 41 196,787 20,890 533
4232203 Floor coverings merchant wholesalers 22 D D (250-499)
4233 Lumber & other const material merchant wholesalers 113 956,374 87,461 2,223
42331 Lumber, plywood, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 54 686,564 57,417 1,437
4233102 Lumber with yard merchant wholesalers 8 128,116 9,535 257
4233103 Plywood, millwork, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 37 518,557 43,220 1,067
42332 Brick, stone, & const material merchant wholesalers 24 143,455 15,149 367
4233201 Brick, block, tile, & sewer pipe merchant wholesalers 15 D D (100-249)
4233202 Sand, gravel, & stone merchant wholesalers 5 24,517 4,781 110
4233203 Cement, lime, & related products merchant wholesalers 4 D D (20-99)
42339 Other construction material merchant wholesalers 26 74,603 10,223 323
4234 Prof & commercial equip & supp merchant wholesalers 233 1,712,449 313,827 5,185
42343 Comp & perphl equip & software merchant wholesalers 77 1,046,605 215,602 2,703
4234301 Computer & peripheral equip merchant wholesalers 62 952,348 194,893 2,455
42343011 Computer & perphl equip for resale merchant wholesalers 21 407,242 24,105 300
42343012 Computer & perphl equip for end use merchant wholesalers 41 545,106 170,788 2,155
42344 Other commercial equipment merchant wholesalers 38 96,464 12,109 337
4234401 Restaurant & hotel equip & supp merchant wholesalers 31 90,421 11,304 316
42345 Med, dental, & hosp equip & supp merchant wholesalers 59 294,376 34,560 870
4234501 Surgical, medic, & hospital supp merchant wholesalers 54 D D (250-499)
4234502 Dental equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 5 D D (250-499)
42349 Other professional equip & supp merchant wholesalers 14 43,551 7,606 194
4235 Metal & mineral (exc petrol) merchant wholesalers 67 D D (500-999)
42351 Metal service centers & other metal merchant wholesalers 65 D D (500-999)
4235101 Ferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 52 D D (500-999)
42351011 Ferrous metal service centers merchant wholesalers 37 210,111 22,135 494
4235102 Nonferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 13 D D (100-249)
42351021 Nonferrous metal service centers merchant wholesalers 10 D D (100-249)
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 228 3,976,371 306,570 5,319
42361 Elec appar & equip & wiring supp merchant wholesalers 87 1,025,411 65,179 1,368
42362 Electric appliance, TV & radio merchant wholesalers 20 177,074 19,253 458
42369 Other electronic parts & equip merchant wholesalers 121 2,773,886 222,138 3,493
4236901 Communications equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 45 371,903 88,996 1,297
4236902 Electr parts (exc comm equip) merchant wholesalers 76 2,401,983 133,142 2,196
4237 Hrdwr, plumb & heat equip & supp merchant wholesalers 129 692,157 69,031 1,740
42371 Hardware merchant wholesalers 41 190,637 22,030 602
42372 Plumbing & heating equip & supp merchant wholesalers 34 D D (250-499)
42373 Warm air heating & AC equip merchant wholesalers 38 272,536 25,160 623
42374 Refrigeration equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 16 D D (100-249)
4238 Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers 287 1,091,935 126,609 3,255
42381 Const & mining machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 33 219,430 24,969 612
42382 Farm & garden machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 18 D D (100-249)
42383 Industrial machinery & equipment merchant wholesalers 133 D D (1000-2499)
4238301 Food-processing mach & equipment merchant wholesalers 5 D D (100-249)
4238303 General-purpose ind mach & equip merchant wholesalers 59 D D (500-999)
4238304 Metalworking machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 15 D D (100-249)
4238305 Materials handling equipment merchant wholesalers 15 D D (250-499)
4238307 Oth industrial machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 19 D D (100-249)
42384 Industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 44 140,873 19,453 445
4238406 Other industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 21 56,012 7,258 149
42385 Service estab equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 46 D D (250-499)
4238502 Custodial equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 12 D D (100-249)
4238503 Laundry & dry-cleaning equipment merchant wholesalers 6 D D (20-99)
4238504 Other service estab equip & supp merchant wholesalers 19 D D (100-249)
42386 Trans equip & supp (exc mtr veh) merchant wholesalers 13 D D (20-99)
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 154 D D (1000-2499)
42392 Toy & hobby goods & supplies merchant wholesalers 13 D D (20-99)
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 31 84,351 9,452 333
4239303 Other recyclable materials merchant wholesalers 12 21,610 2,335 88
42394 Jewelry, watch, prec stone, & prec metal merchant wholesalers 28 D D (100-249)
42399 Other misc durable goods merchant wholesalers 60 D D (500-999)
4239903 General merch (durable goods) merchant wholesalers 26 D D (250-499)
4239904 Prerecorded media merchant wholesalers 7 D D (20-99)
4239905 Fire safety equipment merchant wholesalers 6 13,601 6,379 188

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 644 13,587,156 543,074 13,937
4241 Paper & paper product merchant wholesalers 80 536,238 55,420 1,332
42411 Printing & writing paper merchant wholesalers 11 D D (250-499)
42412 Stationery & office supplies merchant wholesalers 51 211,374 24,579 655
4242 Drugs & druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 38 3,311,817 57,545 1,254
4242101 General-line drugs merchant wholesalers 17 D D (250-499)
4242102 Specialty-line drugs merchant wholesalers 21 D D (500-999)
4243 Apparel, piece goods, & notions merchant wholesalers 49 100,854 9,629 444
42432 Men's & boys' clothing & access merchant wholesalers 21 54,054 4,829 232
4244 Grocery & related product merchant wholesalers 198 4,816,295 207,929 6,105
42441 General line grocery merchant wholesalers 26 961,712 54,264 1,424
4244103 Other general line groc merchant wholesalers 23 D D (1000-2499)
42442 Packaged frozen food merchant wholesalers 21 589,733 21,178 1,137
42443 Dairy prod (exc dried/canned) merchant wholesalers 18 D D (250-499)
42444 Poultry & poultry prod merchant wholesalers 1 D D (20-99)
42445 Confectionery merchant wholesalers 11 127,284 3,668 116
42446 Fish & seafood merchant wholesalers 6 D D (20-99)
42448 Fresh fruit & vegetable merchant wholesalers 34 221,843 21,590 832
42449 Other grocery & related products merchant wholesalers 64 2,406,488 74,082 1,719
4244902 Bread & baked goods merchant wholesalers 13 D D (100-249)
4244903 Soft drinks merchant wholesalers 7 D D (250-499)
4244906 Other grocery specialties merchant wholesalers 28 2,098,319 51,823 990
4245 Farm products raw materials merchant wholesalers 5 D D (20-99)
42459 Other farm product raw materials merchant wholesalers 2 D D (1-19)
4246 Chemicals & allied products merchant wholesalers 90 451,812 38,307 793
42461 Plastics materials & basic forms merchant wholesalers 20 71,055 6,738 174
42469 Other chemicals & allied prods merchant wholesalers 70 380,757 31,569 619
4246901 Industrial gases (exc LP) merchant wholesalers 18 D D (100-249)
4247 Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers 28 3,154,770 32,208 635
42471 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 20 3,063,390 29,879 585
4247101 Petrol bulk stations & term (exc LP) 18 D D (500-999)
42471011 Petroleum bulk stations (exc LP) 12 D D (250-499)
42471012 Petroleum bulk terminals (exc LP) 6 D D (250-499)
4247102 LP bulk stations & terminals 2 D D (20-99)
4248 Beer, wine, & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 12 D D (1000-2499)
42481 Beer & ale merchant wholesalers 4 D D (500-999)
42482 Wine & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 8 366,332 48,688 717
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 144 D D (1000-2499)
42493 Flowers & florists' supplies merchant wholesalers 34 85,134 17,898 772
42494 Tobacco & tobacco product merchant wholesalers 5 D D (20-99)
42495 Paint, varnish, & supp merchant wholesalers 22 61,021 7,348 210
42499 Other misc nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 53 74,150 13,228 382
4249901 Art goods merchant wholesalers 19 D D (100-249)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 188 3,459,536 65,018 1,757
42512 Wholesale trade agents & brokers 188 3,459,536 65,018 1,757
4251203 Agents & brokers, durable goods 142 1,247,962 29,595 674
42512031 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies agents & brokers 12 362,139 3,908 153
42512032 Furniture & home furnishings agents & brokers 9 24,440 766 17
42512033 Lumber & other construction materials agents & brokers 7 27,569 489 16
42512034 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies agents & brokers 17 166,258 4,052 62
42512036 Electrical & electronic goods agents & brokers 48 408,129 12,243 255
42512037 Hardware, plumbing, & heating equipment & supp agents & brokers 17 167,393 4,488 93
42512038 Machinery, equipment, & supplies agents & brokers 20 67,064 2,850 59
4251204 Agents & brokers, nondurable goods 46 2,211,574 35,423 1,083
42512044 Grocery & related products agents & brokers 25 2,153,840 33,116 1,033
42512049 Miscellaneous nondurable goods agents & brokers 7 28,556 1,107 19


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