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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 81 3,017,601 223,338 4,144
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 47 1,619,752 165,303 3,197
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 24 782,852 49,506 842
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 10 614,997 8,529 105

 

 

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 47 1,619,752 165,303 3,197
4231 Mtr vehicle & parts & supplies merchant wholesalers 2 D D (250-499)
42312 Mtr vehicle supplies & new parts merchant wholesalers 2 D D (250-499)
4231202 Mtr veh supp & new parts merchant wholesalers - jobbers 1 D D (250-499)
4234 Prof & commercial equip & supp merchant wholesalers 12 454,391 62,405 1,357
42344 Other commercial equipment merchant wholesalers 1 D D (500-999)
4234401 Restaurant & hotel equip & supp merchant wholesalers 1 D D (500-999)
42345 Med, dental, & hosp equip & supp merchant wholesalers 2 D D (100-249)
4234501 Surgical, medic, & hospital supp merchant wholesalers 2 D D (100-249)
42349 Other professional equip & supp merchant wholesalers 3 D D (250-499)
4234902 Srvyng & oth prof equip & supp merchant wholesalers 3 D D (250-499)
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 9 D D (250-499)
42361 Elec appar & equip & wiring supp merchant wholesalers 4 D D (250-499)
42369 Other electronic parts & equip merchant wholesalers 5 D D (100-249)
4236901 Communications equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 4 D D (100-249)
4237 Hrdwr, plumb & heat equip & supp merchant wholesalers 4 79,958 11,705 241
4238 Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers 9 446,649 39,181 568
42383 Industrial machinery & equipment merchant wholesalers 7 D D (500-999)
4238305 Materials handling equipment merchant wholesalers 1 D D (100-249)
4238307 Oth industrial machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 1 D D (250-499)
42384 Industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 1 D D (1-19)
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 7 D D (100-249)
42392 Toy & hobby goods & supplies merchant wholesalers 3 D D (100-249)
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 1 D D (1-19)
42399 Other misc durable goods merchant wholesalers 3 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 24 782,852 49,506 842
4243 Apparel, piece goods, & notions merchant wholesalers 2 D D (250-499)
42433 Women's & child clthng & access merchant wholesalers 2 D D (250-499)
4244 Grocery & related product merchant wholesalers 9 109,202 4,162 96
4246 Chemicals & allied products merchant wholesalers 2 D D (20-99)
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 4 D D (250-499)
42495 Paint, varnish, & supp merchant wholesalers 1 D D (100-249)
42499 Other misc nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 3 D D (100-249)
4249901 Art goods merchant wholesalers 3 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 10 614,997 8,529 105
42512 Wholesale trade agents & brokers 10 614,997 8,529 105
4251203 Agents & brokers, durable goods 5 69,522 1,219 16
42512034 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies agents & brokers 1 D D (1-19)
4251204 Agents & brokers, nondurable goods 5 545,475 7,310 89
42512041 Paper & paper products agents & brokers 1 D D (1-19)
42512044 Grocery & related products agents & brokers 1 D D (20-99)


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