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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. Nonemployers are shown separately. 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 4,785 86,932,049 4,328,971 79,072
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 2,909 24,861,407 2,401,678 45,149
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 1,491 53,331,184 1,785,023 31,645
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 385 8,739,458 142,270 2,278

 

 

Wholesale Trade - by industry

Data based on Geographic Area Series reports. Table includes only establishments of firms with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. 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 2,909 24,861,407 2,401,678 45,149
4231 Mtr vehicle & parts & supplies merchant wholesalers 228 1,700,481 118,437 2,932
42311 Automobile & other mtr vehicle merchant wholesalers 54 563,010 35,411 896
4231101 Automobile & motorcycle merchant wholesalers 25 268,969 8,710 226
4231102 Bus & RV merchant wholesalers 3 D D (20-99)
4231103 Light truck & van merchant wholesalers 7 D D (100-249)
4231104 Medium truck & tractor merchant wholesalers 5 75,639 7,093 163
4231105 Heavy truck & tractor merchant wholesalers 14 119,641 12,590 330
42312 Mtr vehicle supplies & new parts merchant wholesalers 133 1,042,380 70,395 1,676
4231201 Mtr veh supp & new parts merchant wholesalers - wrehse dist 78 900,159 50,522 1,113
4231202 Mtr veh supp & new parts merchant wholesalers - jobbers 55 142,221 19,873 563
42313 Tire & tube merchant wholesalers 18 D D (100-249)
42314 Motor vehicle parts (used) merchant wholesalers 23 D D (100-249)
4232 Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers 147 D D (1000-2499)
42321 Furniture merchant wholesalers 66 305,257 56,252 1,115
4232101 Household & lawn furniture merchant wholesalers 26 74,520 10,581 217
4232102 Office & business furniture merchant wholesalers 40 230,737 45,671 898
42322 Home furnishing merchant wholesalers 81 D D (500-999)
4232201 Household china & crockery merchant wholesalers 15 70,704 5,179 103
4232202 Linens, draperies, & curtains merchant wholesalers 15 48,063 8,360 165
4232203 Floor coverings merchant wholesalers 27 100,266 10,800 229
4232204 Other home furnishing merchant wholesalers 24 D D (100-249)
4233 Lumber & other const material merchant wholesalers 186 1,217,602 127,977 2,808
42331 Lumber, plywood, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 93 812,415 79,424 1,744
4233101 Lumber without yard merchant wholesalers 14 237,052 12,402 232
4233102 Lumber with yard merchant wholesalers 13 122,574 13,858 295
4233103 Plywood, millwork, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 66 452,789 53,164 1,217
42332 Brick, stone, & const material merchant wholesalers 39 D D (250-499)
4233201 Brick, block, tile, & sewer pipe merchant wholesalers 14 D D (20-99)
4233202 Sand, gravel, & stone merchant wholesalers 16 26,417 5,308 125
4233203 Cement, lime, & related products merchant wholesalers 9 43,907 4,636 88
42333 Roofing, siding, & insul mat merchant wholesalers 28 192,140 23,122 488
42339 Other construction material merchant wholesalers 26 D D (250-499)
4233901 Flat glass & other const glass merchant wholesalers 6 D D (20-99)
4234 Prof & commercial equip & supp merchant wholesalers 494 6,488,477 815,194 13,643
42341 Photo equip & supp merchant wholesalers 22 D D (250-499)
42342 Office equipment merchant wholesalers 85 1,972,022 354,204 6,318
42343 Comp & perphl equip & software merchant wholesalers 188 2,147,881 256,589 3,413
4234301 Computer & peripheral equip merchant wholesalers 165 2,090,473 236,805 3,148
42343011 Computer & perphl equip for resale merchant wholesalers 45 374,966 52,791 877
42343012 Computer & perphl equip for end use merchant wholesalers 120 1,715,507 184,014 2,271
4234302 Computer software (packaged) merchant wholesalers 23 57,408 19,784 265
42344 Other commercial equipment merchant wholesalers 56 D D (500-999)
4234401 Restaurant & hotel equip & supp merchant wholesalers 33 D D (250-499)
4234402 Store machines & equipment merchant wholesalers 23 D D (250-499)
42345 Med, dental, & hosp equip & supp merchant wholesalers 93 1,495,684 98,366 1,600
4234501 Surgical, medic, & hospital supp merchant wholesalers 77 1,419,932 85,452 1,403
4234502 Dental equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 16 75,752 12,914 197
42346 Ophthalmic goods merchant wholesalers 12 D D (100-249)
42349 Other professional equip & supp merchant wholesalers 38 D D (1000-2499)
4234901 Religious & school supplies merchant wholesalers 6 D D (500-999)
4234902 Srvyng & oth prof equip & supp merchant wholesalers 32 D D (250-499)
4235 Metal & mineral (exc petrol) merchant wholesalers 150 4,925,968 126,926 2,311
42351 Metal service centers & other metal merchant wholesalers 144 D D (1000-2499)
4235101 Ferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 105 D D (1000-2499)
42351011 Ferrous metal service centers merchant wholesalers 73 D D (1000-2499)
42351012 Ferrous metal sales offices merchant wholesalers 32 D D (100-249)
4235102 Nonferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 39 3,919,035 55,857 817
42351021 Nonferrous metal service centers merchant wholesalers 27 3,889,043 53,607 744
42351022 Nonferrous metal sales offices merchant wholesalers 12 29,992 2,250 73
42352 Coal & other mineral & ore merchant wholesalers 6 D D (20-99)
4235201 Coal merchant wholesalers 5 D D (20-99)
4235202 Other mineral & ore merchant wholesalers 1 D D (1-19)
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 374 2,836,599 355,451 5,939
42361 Elec appar & equip & wiring supp merchant wholesalers 145 953,793 136,492 2,256
42362 Electric appliance, TV & radio merchant wholesalers 21 253,796 22,774 445
42369 Other electronic parts & equip merchant wholesalers 208 1,629,010 196,185 3,238
4236901 Communications equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 107 569,408 119,571 1,949
4236902 Electr parts (exc comm equip) merchant wholesalers 101 1,059,602 76,614 1,289
4237 Hrdwr, plumb & heat equip & supp merchant wholesalers 241 1,238,563 159,154 2,921
42371 Hardware merchant wholesalers 87 649,352 82,129 1,431
42372 Plumbing & heating equip & supp merchant wholesalers 76 314,058 40,807 819
42373 Warm air heating & AC equip merchant wholesalers 67 251,385 32,323 568
42374 Refrigeration equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 11 23,768 3,895 103
4238 Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers 761 3,582,753 444,269 8,700
42381 Const & mining machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 41 299,111 32,381 563
42382 Farm & garden machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 23 277,007 26,384 584
4238201 Farm machinery & equip merchant wholesalers - farm dealers 10 D D (20-99)
4238202 Farm machinery & equip merchant wholesalers - whsle dist 9 53,364 7,182 111
4238203 Lawn & garden machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 4 D D (250-499)
42383 Industrial machinery & equipment merchant wholesalers 443 1,762,880 233,769 4,586
4238301 Food-processing mach & equipment merchant wholesalers 14 33,657 6,815 106
4238302 Hydrlc & pneumatic mach & equip merchant wholesalers 41 88,502 17,789 343
42383021 Hydrlc & pneumatic pmps & motors merchant wholesalers 12 36,363 8,363 135
42383022 Hydrlc & pneumatic parts & supp merchant wholesalers 29 52,139 9,426 208
4238303 General-purpose ind mach & equip merchant wholesalers 151 657,325 76,495 1,537
4238304 Metalworking machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 87 305,793 37,412 839
4238305 Materials handling equipment merchant wholesalers 46 141,527 30,575 601
4238306 Oil well/refinery mach & equip merchant wholesalers 7 11,060 1,944 70
4238307 Oth industrial machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 97 525,016 62,739 1,090
42384 Industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 140 427,092 50,249 1,057
4238401 General-line industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 15 D D (20-99)
4238402 Mechanical power transmsn supp merchant wholesalers 28 194,560 17,590 328
4238403 Welding supplies merchant wholesalers 13 40,997 8,820 184
4238404 Industrial containers & supplies merchant wholesalers 24 D D (100-249)
4238405 Industrial valves & fittings merchant wholesalers 12 D D (100-249)
4238406 Other industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 48 D D (100-249)
42385 Service estab equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 56 326,237 35,981 771
4238501 Beauty & barber equip & supp merchant wholesalers 8 D D (250-499)
4238502 Custodial equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 22 76,724 12,101 289
4238503 Laundry & dry-cleaning equipment merchant wholesalers 5 D D (20-99)
4238504 Other service estab equip & supp merchant wholesalers 21 D D (20-99)
42386 Trans equip & supp (exc mtr veh) merchant wholesalers 58 490,426 65,505 1,139
4238601 Aircraft & aeronautical equip merchant wholesalers 42 315,876 38,808 644
4238602 Marine machinery, equip, & supp merchant wholesalers 12 D D (100-249)
4238603 Other trans equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 4 D D (250-499)
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 328 D D (2500-4999)
42391 Sporting & rec goods & supplies merchant wholesalers 51 315,464 25,704 658
42392 Toy & hobby goods & supplies merchant wholesalers 32 D D (250-499)
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 68 574,196 43,328 1,097
4239301 Iron & steel scrap merchant wholesalers - processors & dealers 21 152,643 11,620 250
42393011 Iron & steel scrap merchant wholesalers - (power) processors 14 D D (100-249)
42393012 Iron & steel scrap merchant wholesalers - (nonpower) dealers 7 D D (1-19)
4239302 Recyclable paper & paperboard merchant wholesalers 11 192,163 7,464 189
4239303 Other recyclable materials merchant wholesalers 36 229,390 24,244 658
42394 Jewelry, watch, prec stone, & prec metal merchant wholesalers 52 D D (500-999)
4239401 Jewelry, watch, prec stone & silverware merchant wholesalers 46 D D (500-999)
4239402 Precious metal (except ore) merchant wholesalers 6 D D (20-99)
42399 Other misc durable goods merchant wholesalers 125 D D (1000-2499)
4239901 Musical instruments & supplies merchant wholesalers 10 26,834 2,968 64
4239902 Forest products (exc lumber) merchant wholesalers 9 D D (100-249)
4239903 General merch (durable goods) merchant wholesalers 28 25,169 4,105 103
4239904 Prerecorded media merchant wholesalers 18 19,193 2,183 79
42399041 CDs, audio tapes, & records merchant wholesalers 9 D D (20-99)
42399042 Prerecorded video tapes merchant wholesalers 9 D D (20-99)
4239905 Fire safety equipment merchant wholesalers 15 27,005 6,282 165
4239906 Other durable goods merchant wholesalers 45 D D (500-999)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 1,491 53,331,184 1,785,023 31,645
4241 Paper & paper product merchant wholesalers 218 4,443,037 212,579 3,122
42411 Printing & writing paper merchant wholesalers 42 1,658,810 64,546 760
42412 Stationery & office supplies merchant wholesalers 88 313,519 47,450 1,130
42413 Industrial & personal serv paper merchant wholesalers 88 2,470,708 100,583 1,232
4242 Drugs & druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 101 3,252,719 416,853 4,528
4242101 General-line drugs merchant wholesalers 43 2,079,269 35,222 776
4242102 Specialty-line drugs merchant wholesalers 58 1,173,450 381,631 3,752
4243 Apparel, piece goods, & notions merchant wholesalers 118 D D (1000-2499)
42431 Piece goods, notions, oth dry gd merchant wholesalers 19 D D (100-249)
4243101 Piece goods merchant wholesalers - jobbers 12 D D (20-99)
4243102 Notions & other dry goods merchant wholesalers 7 D D (20-99)
42432 Men's & boys' clothing & access merchant wholesalers 43 D D (250-499)
42433 Women's & child clthng & access merchant wholesalers 46 D D (500-999)
42434 Footwear merchant wholesalers 10 D D (100-249)
4244 Grocery & related product merchant wholesalers 402 7,450,638 427,912 9,751
42441 General line grocery merchant wholesalers 36 895,008 51,565 1,027
4244101 Gen line groc merchant whsle - voluntary group 3 D D (1-19)
4244102 Gen line groc merchant whsle - retail co-op 1 D D (1-19)
4244103 Other general line groc merchant wholesalers 32 D D (1000-2499)
42442 Packaged frozen food merchant wholesalers 37 639,774 24,305 481
42443 Dairy prod (exc dried/canned) merchant wholesalers 24 384,028 24,402 546
4244302 Dairy prod (exc raw milk) merchant wholesalers 24 384,028 24,402 546
42444 Poultry & poultry prod merchant wholesalers 6 98,424 5,453 135
4244402 Poultry & pltry prods (exc live) merchant wholesalers 6 98,424 5,453 135
42445 Confectionery merchant wholesalers 32 413,186 19,020 543
42446 Fish & seafood merchant wholesalers 20 126,117 6,407 132
42447 Meat & meat product merchant wholesalers 31 247,834 19,490 485
42448 Fresh fruit & vegetable merchant wholesalers 41 357,083 25,768 699
42449 Other grocery & related products merchant wholesalers 175 4,289,184 251,502 5,703
4244901 Coffee, tea, & spice merchant wholesalers 22 D D (100-249)
4244902 Bread & baked goods merchant wholesalers 46 324,563 21,919 645
4244903 Soft drinks merchant wholesalers 44 930,848 103,838 2,277
4244904 Canned goods merchant wholesalers 12 D D (20-99)
4244905 Food & beverage basic material merchant wholesalers 1 D D (1-19)
4244906 Other grocery specialties merchant wholesalers 50 D D (2500-4999)
4245 Farm products raw materials merchant wholesalers 16 D D (250-499)
42451 Grain & field bean merchant wholesalers 3 D D (250-499)
42452 Livestock merchant wholesalers 2 D D (1-19)
42459 Other farm product raw materials merchant wholesalers 11 D D (20-99)
4245901 Hides, skins, & pelts merchant wholesalers 2 D D (1-19)
4246 Chemicals & allied products merchant wholesalers 205 2,956,269 158,924 2,735
42461 Plastics materials & basic forms merchant wholesalers 57 793,265 42,527 722
42469 Other chemicals & allied prods merchant wholesalers 148 2,163,004 116,397 2,013
4246901 Industrial gases (exc LP) merchant wholesalers 18 57,190 10,337 239
4247 Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers 71 D D (1000-2499)
42471 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 34 10,807,368 93,129 1,065
4247101 Petrol bulk stations & term (exc LP) 34 10,807,368 93,129 1,065
42471011 Petroleum bulk stations (exc LP) 21 D D (250-499)
42471012 Petroleum bulk terminals (exc LP) 13 D D (500-999)
42472 Petrol & petrol prod merchant wholesalers (exc bulk) 37 D D (250-499)
4248 Beer, wine, & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 55 D D (2500-4999)
42481 Beer & ale merchant wholesalers 23 1,899,635 99,063 1,475
42482 Wine & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 32 D D (1000-2499)
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 305 D D (5000-9999)
42491 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers 36 D D (250-499)
4249101 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers - farm dealers 16 D D (20-99)
4249102 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers - whsle distributors 20 D D (100-249)
42492 Book, periodical, & newspaper merchant wholesalers 50 D D (1000-2499)
42493 Flowers & florists' supplies merchant wholesalers 50 D D (500-999)
42494 Tobacco & tobacco product merchant wholesalers 19 D D (1000-2499)
42495 Paint, varnish, & supp merchant wholesalers 17 D D (100-249)
42499 Other misc nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 133 D D (1000-2499)
4249901 Art goods merchant wholesalers 40 D D (500-999)
4249902 General merch (nondurable goods) merchant wholesalers 20 D D (250-499)
4249903 Textile bags, bagging, & burlap merchant wholesalers 5 D D (20-99)
4249904 Other nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 68 D D (250-499)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 385 8,739,458 142,270 2,278
42511 Business to business electronic markets 4 D D (1-19)
42512 Wholesale trade agents & brokers 381 D D (1000-2499)
4251203 Agents & brokers, durable goods 281 4,940,855 90,087 1,594
42512031 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies agents & brokers 8 D D (250-499)
42512032 Furniture & home furnishings agents & brokers 27 D D (20-99)
42512033 Lumber & other construction materials agents & brokers 14 D D (20-99)
42512034 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies agents & brokers 19 170,029 7,725 106
42512035 Metal & mineral (exc petroleum) agents & brokers 23 D D (20-99)
42512036 Electrical & electronic goods agents & brokers 59 535,308 18,075 304
42512037 Hardware, plumbing, & heating equipment & supp agents & brokers 32 210,642 8,019 186
42512038 Machinery, equipment, & supplies agents & brokers 76 439,123 15,662 325
42512039 Miscellaneous durable goods agents & brokers 23 D D (20-99)
4251204 Agents & brokers, nondurable goods 100 D D (500-999)
42512041 Paper & paper products agents & brokers 15 D D (20-99)
42512042 Drugs & druggists' sundries agents & brokers 2 D D (1-19)
42512043 Apparel, piece goods, & notions agents & brokers 19 150,557 3,765 80
42512044 Grocery & related products agents & brokers 26 803,585 17,018 322
42512045 Farm products raw materials agents & brokers 7 245,116 8,962 84
42512046 Chemical & allied products agents & brokers 11 D D (1-19)
42512047 Petroleum & petroleum products agents & brokers 3 D D (20-99)
42512048 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage agents & brokers 2 D D (1-19)
42512049 Miscellaneous nondurable goods agents & brokers 15 39,809 860 33


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