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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 2,336 14,804,170 925,471 19,768
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 1,396 5,967,870 481,886 10,014
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 736 6,737,766 404,619 8,654
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 204 2,098,534 38,966 1,100

 

 

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 1,396 5,967,870 481,886 10,014
4231 Mtr vehicle & parts & supplies merchant wholesalers 134 423,627 31,574 798
42311 Automobile & other mtr vehicle merchant wholesalers 33 138,117 4,942 148
42312 Mtr vehicle supplies & new parts merchant wholesalers 77 223,218 22,016 490
4231201 Mtr veh supp & new parts merchant wholesalers - wrehse dist 32 D D (100-249)
4231202 Mtr veh supp & new parts merchant wholesalers - jobbers 43 D D (100-249)
42313 Tire & tube merchant wholesalers 14 58,284 3,680 110
4232 Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers 135 D D (500-999)
42321 Furniture merchant wholesalers 50 D D (100-249)
4232101 Household & lawn furniture merchant wholesalers 37 D D (100-249)
42322 Home furnishing merchant wholesalers 85 D D (250-499)
4233 Lumber & other const material merchant wholesalers 101 D D (500-999)
42331 Lumber, plywood, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 44 266,778 24,552 612
4233102 Lumber with yard merchant wholesalers 6 32,552 3,433 96
4233103 Plywood, millwork, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 32 208,922 20,063 491
42332 Brick, stone, & const material merchant wholesalers 25 D D (100-249)
4233201 Brick, block, tile, & sewer pipe merchant wholesalers 9 D D (20-99)
4233202 Sand, gravel, & stone merchant wholesalers 13 D D (20-99)
42339 Other construction material merchant wholesalers 17 D D (100-249)
4234 Prof & commercial equip & supp merchant wholesalers 207 2,684,224 182,913 2,885
42343 Comp & perphl equip & software merchant wholesalers 73 2,389,411 125,872 1,689
4234301 Computer & peripheral equip merchant wholesalers 57 D D (1000-2499)
42343011 Computer & perphl equip for resale merchant wholesalers 15 D D (250-499)
42343012 Computer & perphl equip for end use merchant wholesalers 42 D D (1000-2499)
42345 Med, dental, & hosp equip & supp merchant wholesalers 56 195,560 39,340 729
4234501 Surgical, medic, & hospital supp merchant wholesalers 48 D D (100-249)
4234502 Dental equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 8 D D (500-999)
4235 Metal & mineral (exc petrol) merchant wholesalers 54 D D (250-499)
42351 Metal service centers & other metal merchant wholesalers 51 D D (250-499)
4235101 Ferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 32 D D (100-249)
4235102 Nonferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 19 D D (100-249)
42351021 Nonferrous metal service centers merchant wholesalers 10 D D (100-249)
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 193 481,616 54,800 1,106
42361 Elec appar & equip & wiring supp merchant wholesalers 64 177,948 19,695 413
42369 Other electronic parts & equip merchant wholesalers 111 D D (500-999)
4236901 Communications equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 44 128,057 13,907 266
4236902 Electr parts (exc comm equip) merchant wholesalers 67 D D (250-499)
4237 Hrdwr, plumb & heat equip & supp merchant wholesalers 99 D D (500-999)
42372 Plumbing & heating equip & supp merchant wholesalers 27 106,612 9,376 240
42373 Warm air heating & AC equip merchant wholesalers 22 D D (100-249)
42374 Refrigeration equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 10 D D (20-99)
4238 Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers 222 D D (1000-2499)
42381 Const & mining machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 16 D D (100-249)
42382 Farm & garden machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 24 D D (250-499)
4238201 Farm machinery & equip merchant wholesalers - farm dealers 10 81,923 7,005 120
4238202 Farm machinery & equip merchant wholesalers - whsle dist 11 70,252 4,492 107
42383 Industrial machinery & equipment merchant wholesalers 92 160,018 20,423 484
4238303 General-purpose ind mach & equip merchant wholesalers 35 D D (100-249)
42384 Industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 28 D D (20-99)
42385 Service estab equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 21 D D (20-99)
42386 Trans equip & supp (exc mtr veh) merchant wholesalers 41 D D (250-499)
4238601 Aircraft & aeronautical equip merchant wholesalers 27 322,444 26,023 375
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 251 D D (1000-2499)
42391 Sporting & rec goods & supplies merchant wholesalers 66 D D (100-249)
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 30 107,831 11,498 425
4239303 Other recyclable materials merchant wholesalers 14 86,566 8,327 326
42394 Jewelry, watch, prec stone, & prec metal merchant wholesalers 52 D D (100-249)
4239402 Precious metal (except ore) merchant wholesalers 4 D D (1-19)
42399 Other misc durable goods merchant wholesalers 86 D D (100-249)
4239903 General merch (durable goods) merchant wholesalers 27 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 736 6,737,766 404,619 8,654
4241 Paper & paper product merchant wholesalers 55 D D (250-499)
4242 Drugs & druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 57 2,389,060 141,242 2,215
4242101 General-line drugs merchant wholesalers 25 D D (1000-2499)
4243 Apparel, piece goods, & notions merchant wholesalers 93 307,636 28,328 561
42433 Women's & child clthng & access merchant wholesalers 33 D D (100-249)
4244 Grocery & related product merchant wholesalers 174 2,677,562 123,781 2,993
42442 Packaged frozen food merchant wholesalers 17 228,799 11,412 274
42443 Dairy prod (exc dried/canned) merchant wholesalers 8 34,146 3,462 79
42448 Fresh fruit & vegetable merchant wholesalers 45 615,544 20,881 663
42449 Other grocery & related products merchant wholesalers 47 1,075,264 25,318 646
4244906 Other grocery specialties merchant wholesalers 20 907,279 10,793 225
4246 Chemicals & allied products merchant wholesalers 85 D D (500-999)
42469 Other chemicals & allied prods merchant wholesalers 65 D D (500-999)
4247 Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers 23 D D (100-249)
42471 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 14 167,649 3,936 101
4247101 Petrol bulk stations & term (exc LP) 13 D D (100-249)
42471012 Petroleum bulk terminals (exc LP) 2 D D (20-99)
4248 Beer, wine, & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 17 D D (500-999)
42481 Beer & ale merchant wholesalers 5 D D (250-499)
42482 Wine & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 12 274,631 15,242 204
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 225 D D (1000-2499)
42491 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers 34 D D (100-249)
4249101 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers - farm dealers 25 D D (100-249)
42493 Flowers & florists' supplies merchant wholesalers 64 100,019 15,106 634
42499 Other misc nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 93 64,426 8,381 281

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 204 2,098,534 38,966 1,100
42511 Business to business electronic markets 2 D D (1-19)
42512 Wholesale trade agents & brokers 202 D D (1000-2499)
4251203 Agents & brokers, durable goods 139 1,358,018 20,581 598
42512031 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies agents & brokers 7 D D (250-499)
42512032 Furniture & home furnishings agents & brokers 28 130,576 2,058 50
42512033 Lumber & other construction materials agents & brokers 6 D D (1-19)
42512034 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies agents & brokers 21 110,822 3,098 55
42512036 Electrical & electronic goods agents & brokers 23 92,334 2,876 50
42512038 Machinery, equipment, & supplies agents & brokers 22 83,113 2,082 44
42512039 Miscellaneous durable goods agents & brokers 17 D D (20-99)
4251204 Agents & brokers, nondurable goods 63 D D (250-499)
42512041 Paper & paper products agents & brokers 8 D D (1-19)
42512043 Apparel, piece goods, & notions agents & brokers 22 274,083 7,900 105
42512044 Grocery & related products agents & brokers 14 393,919 8,243 334
42512049 Miscellaneous nondurable goods agents & brokers 13 D D (20-99)


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