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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 375 3,092,222 262,889 6,838
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 257 1,589,768 164,225 4,417
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 99 1,213,084 91,828 2,265
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 19 289,370 6,836 156

 

 

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 257 1,589,768 164,225 4,417
4231 Mtr vehicle & parts & supplies merchant wholesalers 34 357,033 22,451 660
42311 Automobile & other mtr vehicle merchant wholesalers 4 D D (100-249)
42312 Mtr vehicle supplies & new parts merchant wholesalers 24 265,361 14,110 419
4231201 Mtr veh supp & new parts merchant wholesalers - wrehse dist 8 D D (100-249)
4232 Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers 9 D D (100-249)
4233 Lumber & other const material merchant wholesalers 25 174,624 19,251 488
42331 Lumber, plywood, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 10 73,960 9,859 241
42332 Brick, stone, & const material merchant wholesalers 6 61,164 3,666 66
4233201 Brick, block, tile, & sewer pipe merchant wholesalers 1 D D (1-19)
4233202 Sand, gravel, & stone merchant wholesalers 2 D D (20-99)
4234 Prof & commercial equip & supp merchant wholesalers 40 219,689 29,972 556
42343 Comp & perphl equip & software merchant wholesalers 10 145,598 18,124 197
4235 Metal & mineral (exc petrol) merchant wholesalers 8 55,677 5,518 167
42351 Metal service centers & other metal merchant wholesalers 8 55,677 5,518 167
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 32 128,644 12,359 333
4237 Hrdwr, plumb & heat equip & supp merchant wholesalers 27 137,617 23,378 461
42374 Refrigeration equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 2 D D (100-249)
4238 Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers 56 284,218 34,097 1,294
42382 Farm & garden machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 4 97,068 8,228 644
42383 Industrial machinery & equipment merchant wholesalers 24 67,481 10,143 246
42384 Industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 11 30,313 3,802 104
42385 Service estab equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 6 D D (20-99)
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 26 D D (250-499)
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 11 20,572 4,497 154
4239303 Other recyclable materials merchant wholesalers 7 D D (100-249)
42399 Other misc durable goods merchant wholesalers 9 D D (20-99)
4239904 Prerecorded media merchant wholesalers 1 D D (1-19)
42399042 Prerecorded video tapes merchant wholesalers 1 D D (1-19)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 99 1,213,084 91,828 2,265
4241 Paper & paper product merchant wholesalers 12 D D (100-249)
4244 Grocery & related product merchant wholesalers 25 166,542 14,889 440
4245 Farm products raw materials merchant wholesalers 4 50,620 2,043 40
4246 Chemicals & allied products merchant wholesalers 8 D D (20-99)
4247 Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers 9 D D (20-99)
42471 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 5 D D (20-99)
4247101 Petrol bulk stations & term (exc LP) 5 D D (20-99)
4248 Beer, wine, & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 4 D D (250-499)
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 25 D D (500-999)
42491 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers 5 D D (500-999)
4249101 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers - farm dealers 2 D D (100-249)
4249102 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers - whsle distributors 3 D D (250-499)
42499 Other misc nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 9 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 19 289,370 6,836 156
42512 Wholesale trade agents & brokers 19 289,370 6,836 156
4251203 Agents & brokers, durable goods 13 86,573 4,031 88
42512037 Hardware, plumbing, & heating equipment & supp agents & brokers 3 30,262 1,492 31
4251204 Agents & brokers, nondurable goods 6 202,797 2,805 68
42512044 Grocery & related products agents & brokers 4 D D (20-99)


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