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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 517 5,961,176 379,116 6,532
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 328 D D (2500-4999)
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 153 3,043,162 179,357 3,080
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 36 D D (20-99)

 

 

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 328 D D (2500-4999)
4231 Mtr vehicle & parts & supplies merchant wholesalers 17 65,219 4,667 129
42312 Mtr vehicle supplies & new parts merchant wholesalers 15 D D (100-249)
4232 Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers 35 D D (100-249)
4233 Lumber & other const material merchant wholesalers 16 D D (20-99)
42331 Lumber, plywood, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 5 D D (20-99)
4234 Prof & commercial equip & supp merchant wholesalers 60 1,753,900 103,448 1,383
42343 Comp & perphl equip & software merchant wholesalers 29 1,691,379 97,500 1,261
4234301 Computer & peripheral equip merchant wholesalers 22 1,647,156 87,910 1,149
42343012 Computer & perphl equip for end use merchant wholesalers 16 D D (500-999)
42345 Med, dental, & hosp equip & supp merchant wholesalers 13 37,934 2,412 59
4235 Metal & mineral (exc petrol) merchant wholesalers 14 66,355 4,596 106
42351 Metal service centers & other metal merchant wholesalers 12 D D (20-99)
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 62 201,872 23,173 419
42369 Other electronic parts & equip merchant wholesalers 43 D D (250-499)
4236901 Communications equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 18 93,225 8,839 155
4237 Hrdwr, plumb & heat equip & supp merchant wholesalers 24 53,206 8,286 216
4238 Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers 51 356,311 28,751 453
42386 Trans equip & supp (exc mtr veh) merchant wholesalers 22 327,121 25,951 377
4238601 Aircraft & aeronautical equip merchant wholesalers 15 D D (250-499)
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 49 159,800 14,457 451
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 3 D D (250-499)
4239303 Other recyclable materials merchant wholesalers 2 D D (250-499)
42399 Other misc durable goods merchant wholesalers 19 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 153 3,043,162 179,357 3,080
4241 Paper & paper product merchant wholesalers 17 65,607 3,712 71
4242 Drugs & druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 27 2,315,945 133,754 2,033
4242101 General-line drugs merchant wholesalers 12 D D (1000-2499)
4243 Apparel, piece goods, & notions merchant wholesalers 29 87,661 7,981 282
4244 Grocery & related product merchant wholesalers 30 360,050 19,387 384
4248 Beer, wine, & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 4 D D (100-249)
42482 Wine & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 4 D D (100-249)
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 30 D D (100-249)
42499 Other misc nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 17 11,828 2,117 97

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 36 D D (20-99)
42512 Wholesale trade agents & brokers 36 D D (20-99)
4251203 Agents & brokers, durable goods 29 177,425 3,957 72
42512032 Furniture & home furnishings agents & brokers 6 56,161 859 16
42512034 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies agents & brokers 5 68,420 1,739 26
42512038 Machinery, equipment, & supplies agents & brokers 3 24,239 446 7
4251204 Agents & brokers, nondurable goods 7 D D (1-19)


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