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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 2,297 84,705,048 2,187,599 40,469
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 1,359 51,737,833 1,332,381 22,883
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 679 27,104,581 753,229 15,025
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 259 5,862,634 101,989 2,561

 

 

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 1,359 51,737,833 1,332,381 22,883
4231 Mtr vehicle & parts & supplies merchant wholesalers 114 39,051,463 136,091 2,889
42311 Automobile & other mtr vehicle merchant wholesalers 32 37,475,977 57,092 1,084
4231101 Automobile & motorcycle merchant wholesalers 21 D D (500-999)
42312 Mtr vehicle supplies & new parts merchant wholesalers 64 1,505,245 69,152 1,533
4231202 Mtr veh supp & new parts merchant wholesalers - jobbers 38 1,421,935 55,486 1,149
42313 Tire & tube merchant wholesalers 9 D D (20-99)
42314 Motor vehicle parts (used) merchant wholesalers 9 D D (100-249)
4232 Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers 182 D D (1000-2499)
42321 Furniture merchant wholesalers 81 D D (500-999)
4232101 Household & lawn furniture merchant wholesalers 49 D D (250-499)
4232102 Office & business furniture merchant wholesalers 32 345,919 16,199 348
42322 Home furnishing merchant wholesalers 101 D D (1000-2499)
4232202 Linens, draperies, & curtains merchant wholesalers 14 D D (100-249)
4232203 Floor coverings merchant wholesalers 37 D D (500-999)
4232204 Other home furnishing merchant wholesalers 41 D D (250-499)
4233 Lumber & other const material merchant wholesalers 72 D D (1000-2499)
42331 Lumber, plywood, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 28 687,394 38,723 771
4233102 Lumber with yard merchant wholesalers 5 D D (20-99)
4233103 Plywood, millwork, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 18 579,838 29,768 646
42332 Brick, stone, & const material merchant wholesalers 16 45,327 4,147 92
4233201 Brick, block, tile, & sewer pipe merchant wholesalers 11 D D (20-99)
42339 Other construction material merchant wholesalers 15 D D (100-249)
4234 Prof & commercial equip & supp merchant wholesalers 229 D D (5000-9999)
42341 Photo equip & supp merchant wholesalers 5 D D (20-99)
42343 Comp & perphl equip & software merchant wholesalers 125 D D (2500-4999)
4234301 Computer & peripheral equip merchant wholesalers 91 D D (2500-4999)
42343011 Computer & perphl equip for resale merchant wholesalers 28 D D (250-499)
42343012 Computer & perphl equip for end use merchant wholesalers 63 D D (2500-4999)
4234302 Computer software (packaged) merchant wholesalers 34 D D (500-999)
42344 Other commercial equipment merchant wholesalers 32 D D (250-499)
4234401 Restaurant & hotel equip & supp merchant wholesalers 17 D D (100-249)
42345 Med, dental, & hosp equip & supp merchant wholesalers 31 D D (500-999)
4234501 Surgical, medic, & hospital supp merchant wholesalers 28 D D (500-999)
42346 Ophthalmic goods merchant wholesalers 2 D D (100-249)
4235 Metal & mineral (exc petrol) merchant wholesalers 56 D D (500-999)
42351 Metal service centers & other metal merchant wholesalers 54 D D (500-999)
4235101 Ferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 44 D D (250-499)
42351011 Ferrous metal service centers merchant wholesalers 25 D D (250-499)
42351012 Ferrous metal sales offices merchant wholesalers 19 D D (20-99)
4235102 Nonferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 10 D D (100-249)
42351021 Nonferrous metal service centers merchant wholesalers 6 D D (100-249)
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 187 2,877,149 435,203 5,357
42361 Elec appar & equip & wiring supp merchant wholesalers 81 846,436 38,559 695
42362 Electric appliance, TV & radio merchant wholesalers 14 D D (100-249)
42369 Other electronic parts & equip merchant wholesalers 92 D D (2500-4999)
4236901 Communications equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 63 D D (2500-4999)
4236902 Electr parts (exc comm equip) merchant wholesalers 29 D D (100-249)
4237 Hrdwr, plumb & heat equip & supp merchant wholesalers 74 372,835 37,848 909
42371 Hardware merchant wholesalers 33 D D (500-999)
42372 Plumbing & heating equip & supp merchant wholesalers 20 D D (100-249)
42373 Warm air heating & AC equip merchant wholesalers 18 D D (100-249)
4238 Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers 232 D D (2500-4999)
42381 Const & mining machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 13 D D (100-249)
42382 Farm & garden machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 12 D D (100-249)
42383 Industrial machinery & equipment merchant wholesalers 117 794,644 79,572 1,583
4238303 General-purpose ind mach & equip merchant wholesalers 46 531,974 45,317 873
4238305 Materials handling equipment merchant wholesalers 21 D D (250-499)
4238307 Oth industrial machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 30 115,646 13,834 271
42384 Industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 58 280,735 24,989 590
4238402 Mechanical power transmsn supp merchant wholesalers 10 D D (100-249)
4238404 Industrial containers & supplies merchant wholesalers 11 D D (20-99)
4238406 Other industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 21 D D (100-249)
42385 Service estab equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 24 D D (250-499)
4238502 Custodial equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 6 D D (100-249)
4238503 Laundry & dry-cleaning equipment merchant wholesalers 3 D D (20-99)
4238504 Other service estab equip & supp merchant wholesalers 10 D D (100-249)
42386 Trans equip & supp (exc mtr veh) merchant wholesalers 8 D D (20-99)
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 213 D D (1000-2499)
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 31 184,662 17,551 484
4239303 Other recyclable materials merchant wholesalers 14 D D (250-499)
42394 Jewelry, watch, prec stone, & prec metal merchant wholesalers 92 D D (250-499)
4239401 Jewelry, watch, prec stone & silverware merchant wholesalers 90 D D (250-499)
42399 Other misc durable goods merchant wholesalers 60 D D (500-999)
4239903 General merch (durable goods) merchant wholesalers 27 D D (250-499)
4239904 Prerecorded media merchant wholesalers 6 D D (100-249)
42399041 CDs, audio tapes, & records merchant wholesalers 6 D D (100-249)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 679 27,104,581 753,229 15,025
4241 Paper & paper product merchant wholesalers 81 4,568,523 147,009 2,418
42411 Printing & writing paper merchant wholesalers 20 1,338,129 36,346 557
42412 Stationery & office supplies merchant wholesalers 33 270,140 29,603 667
42413 Industrial & personal serv paper merchant wholesalers 28 2,960,254 81,060 1,194
4242 Drugs & druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 42 1,431,872 61,840 996
4242102 Specialty-line drugs merchant wholesalers 26 D D (500-999)
4243 Apparel, piece goods, & notions merchant wholesalers 129 D D (1000-2499)
42431 Piece goods, notions, oth dry gd merchant wholesalers 35 156,456 11,491 286
4243101 Piece goods merchant wholesalers - jobbers 27 D D (100-249)
42432 Men's & boys' clothing & access merchant wholesalers 31 D D (250-499)
42433 Women's & child clthng & access merchant wholesalers 55 D D (250-499)
4244 Grocery & related product merchant wholesalers 128 6,442,527 216,188 4,819
42441 General line grocery merchant wholesalers 18 1,560,955 59,001 1,153
4244103 Other general line groc merchant wholesalers 15 D D (1000-2499)
42442 Packaged frozen food merchant wholesalers 23 1,160,059 54,468 1,000
42443 Dairy prod (exc dried/canned) merchant wholesalers 5 D D (100-249)
42445 Confectionery merchant wholesalers 3 333,096 7,798 235
42446 Fish & seafood merchant wholesalers 7 D D (250-499)
42447 Meat & meat product merchant wholesalers 9 725,256 26,775 561
42449 Other grocery & related products merchant wholesalers 47 2,307,518 41,043 961
4244902 Bread & baked goods merchant wholesalers 6 D D (100-249)
4244903 Soft drinks merchant wholesalers 7 D D (250-499)
4244906 Other grocery specialties merchant wholesalers 22 1,844,663 18,206 421
4245 Farm products raw materials merchant wholesalers 9 D D (20-99)
4246 Chemicals & allied products merchant wholesalers 86 644,103 40,770 847
42461 Plastics materials & basic forms merchant wholesalers 21 D D (100-249)
42469 Other chemicals & allied prods merchant wholesalers 65 D D (500-999)
4247 Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers 38 9,580,716 52,340 985
42471 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 17 D D (250-499)
4247101 Petrol bulk stations & term (exc LP) 15 D D (250-499)
42471011 Petroleum bulk stations (exc LP) 13 209,324 11,350 291
42471012 Petroleum bulk terminals (exc LP) 2 D D (20-99)
4247102 LP bulk stations & terminals 2 D D (20-99)
42472 Petrol & petrol prod merchant wholesalers (exc bulk) 21 D D (500-999)
4248 Beer, wine, & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 20 D D (1000-2499)
42481 Beer & ale merchant wholesalers 7 489,399 32,906 802
42482 Wine & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 13 D D (500-999)
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 146 D D (1000-2499)
42491 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers 15 D D (100-249)
4249101 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers - farm dealers 8 D D (20-99)
4249102 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers - whsle distributors 7 D D (20-99)
42492 Book, periodical, & newspaper merchant wholesalers 32 D D (500-999)
42493 Flowers & florists' supplies merchant wholesalers 19 D D (100-249)
42494 Tobacco & tobacco product merchant wholesalers 5 D D (250-499)
42499 Other misc nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 71 D D (500-999)
4249901 Art goods merchant wholesalers 22 94,687 10,379 162
4249903 Textile bags, bagging, & burlap merchant wholesalers 4 D D (100-249)
4249904 Other nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 29 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 259 5,862,634 101,989 2,561
42511 Business to business electronic markets 2 D D (1-19)
42512 Wholesale trade agents & brokers 257 D D (2500-4999)
4251203 Agents & brokers, durable goods 165 4,751,089 74,482 2,009
42512031 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies agents & brokers 5 D D (1000-2499)
42512032 Furniture & home furnishings agents & brokers 47 356,069 8,773 199
42512033 Lumber & other construction materials agents & brokers 17 D D (20-99)
42512034 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies agents & brokers 16 289,750 10,179 82
42512036 Electrical & electronic goods agents & brokers 20 264,013 7,061 118
42512037 Hardware, plumbing, & heating equipment & supp agents & brokers 7 D D (20-99)
42512038 Machinery, equipment, & supplies agents & brokers 34 259,836 8,280 131
42512039 Miscellaneous durable goods agents & brokers 14 D D (100-249)
4251204 Agents & brokers, nondurable goods 92 D D (500-999)
42512041 Paper & paper products agents & brokers 11 196,009 3,408 69
42512043 Apparel, piece goods, & notions agents & brokers 24 93,651 3,550 70
42512044 Grocery & related products agents & brokers 15 471,887 9,377 204
42512046 Chemical & allied products agents & brokers 10 40,111 2,249 30
42512049 Miscellaneous nondurable goods agents & brokers 23 231,420 6,342 144


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