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2002 Economic Census
Wholesale Trade
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2007 Economic Census data are
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See also the current Industry Statistics Sampler.
 

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 222 D D (2500-4999)
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 157 D D (1000-2499)
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 54 828,389 41,303 958
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 11 D D (100-249)

 

 

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 157 D D (1000-2499)
4231 Mtr vehicle & parts & supplies merchant wholesalers 12 22,574 2,933 76
4232 Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers 5 D D (100-249)
42322 Home furnishing merchant wholesalers 2 D D (20-99)
4232203 Floor coverings merchant wholesalers 1 D D (20-99)
4233 Lumber & other const material merchant wholesalers 4 D D (20-99)
4234 Prof & commercial equip & supp merchant wholesalers 18 D D (100-249)
4235 Metal & mineral (exc petrol) merchant wholesalers 13 D D (20-99)
42351 Metal service centers & other metal merchant wholesalers 12 D D (20-99)
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 18 D D (250-499)
42369 Other electronic parts & equip merchant wholesalers 3 D D (20-99)
4236901 Communications equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 2 D D (20-99)
4237 Hrdwr, plumb & heat equip & supp merchant wholesalers 16 131,753 11,684 278
42371 Hardware merchant wholesalers 12 121,172 9,770 238
4238 Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers 60 219,604 27,928 573
42383 Industrial machinery & equipment merchant wholesalers 32 100,667 16,012 302
4238307 Oth industrial machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 9 56,742 7,138 133
42384 Industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 14 82,540 6,474 139
4238404 Industrial containers & supplies merchant wholesalers 3 D D (20-99)
42385 Service estab equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 4 D D (20-99)
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 11 D D (20-99)
42399 Other misc durable goods merchant wholesalers 5 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 54 828,389 41,303 958
4241 Paper & paper product merchant wholesalers 11 D D (100-249)
42411 Printing & writing paper merchant wholesalers 3 D D (20-99)
4244 Grocery & related product merchant wholesalers 10 D D (500-999)
42449 Other grocery & related products merchant wholesalers 7 D D (250-499)
4246 Chemicals & allied products merchant wholesalers 11 49,175 2,925 66
42469 Other chemicals & allied prods merchant wholesalers 7 33,248 1,203 33
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 12 D D (100-249)
42499 Other misc nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 5 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 11 D D (100-249)
42512 Wholesale trade agents & brokers 11 D D (100-249)
4251203 Agents & brokers, durable goods 7 D D (20-99)
42512037 Hardware, plumbing, & heating equipment & supp agents & brokers 1 D D (1-19)
42512038 Machinery, equipment, & supplies agents & brokers 2 D D (20-99)
4251204 Agents & brokers, nondurable goods 4 133,147 4,011 60
42512044 Grocery & related products agents & brokers 1 D D (1-19)
42512046 Chemical & allied products agents & brokers 1 D D (1-19)
42512049 Miscellaneous nondurable goods agents & brokers 2 D D (20-99)


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