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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 20,520 317,467,059 15,493,128 331,527
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 11,911 155,783,635 9,478,836 191,404
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 6,670 135,774,170 5,411,370 127,631
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 1,939 25,909,254 602,922 12,492

 

 

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 11,911 155,783,635 9,478,836 191,404
4231 Mtr vehicle & parts & supplies merchant wholesalers 950 42,812,207 659,096 16,998
42311 Automobile & other mtr vehicle merchant wholesalers 232 35,873,868 217,896 5,221
4231101 Automobile & motorcycle merchant wholesalers 98 33,123,904 76,316 1,753
4231102 Bus & RV merchant wholesalers 11 D D (250-499)
4231103 Light truck & van merchant wholesalers 11 D D (250-499)
4231104 Medium truck & tractor merchant wholesalers 27 493,554 37,009 767
4231105 Heavy truck & tractor merchant wholesalers 85 1,715,007 76,559 2,053
42312 Mtr vehicle supplies & new parts merchant wholesalers 579 6,304,186 391,394 10,243
4231201 Mtr veh supp & new parts merchant wholesalers - wrehse dist 313 2,678,492 179,815 5,326
4231202 Mtr veh supp & new parts merchant wholesalers - jobbers 254 3,572,011 205,775 4,771
4231203 Petrol products marketing equip merchant wholesalers 12 53,683 5,804 146
42313 Tire & tube merchant wholesalers 62 D D (500-999)
42314 Motor vehicle parts (used) merchant wholesalers 77 D D (500-999)
4232 Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers 600 4,562,709 417,902 9,536
42321 Furniture merchant wholesalers 300 1,739,240 168,332 3,527
4232101 Household & lawn furniture merchant wholesalers 161 D D (1000-2499)
4232102 Office & business furniture merchant wholesalers 139 D D (1000-2499)
42322 Home furnishing merchant wholesalers 300 2,823,469 249,570 6,009
4232201 Household china & crockery merchant wholesalers 28 D D (100-249)
4232202 Linens, draperies, & curtains merchant wholesalers 50 D D (250-499)
4232203 Floor coverings merchant wholesalers 114 1,013,438 87,649 1,764
4232204 Other home furnishing merchant wholesalers 108 D D (2500-4999)
4233 Lumber & other const material merchant wholesalers 657 3,915,195 348,927 7,904
42331 Lumber, plywood, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 279 1,757,577 154,504 3,595
4233101 Lumber without yard merchant wholesalers 35 170,633 9,819 252
4233102 Lumber with yard merchant wholesalers 42 346,163 26,579 645
4233103 Plywood, millwork, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 202 1,240,781 118,106 2,698
42332 Brick, stone, & const material merchant wholesalers 121 604,296 45,958 1,030
4233201 Brick, block, tile, & sewer pipe merchant wholesalers 68 246,979 27,138 634
4233202 Sand, gravel, & stone merchant wholesalers 34 84,185 10,161 247
4233203 Cement, lime, & related products merchant wholesalers 19 273,132 8,659 149
42333 Roofing, siding, & insul mat merchant wholesalers 117 725,218 68,227 1,391
42339 Other construction material merchant wholesalers 140 828,104 80,238 1,888
4233901 Flat glass & other const glass merchant wholesalers 27 D D (250-499)
4234 Prof & commercial equip & supp merchant wholesalers 1,600 28,074,405 2,278,127 38,175
42341 Photo equip & supp merchant wholesalers 55 1,479,366 85,630 1,578
42342 Office equipment merchant wholesalers 254 2,549,142 315,938 7,235
42343 Comp & perphl equip & software merchant wholesalers 515 13,370,198 998,197 13,343
4234301 Computer & peripheral equip merchant wholesalers 414 12,101,149 872,201 11,596
42343011 Computer & perphl equip for resale merchant wholesalers 131 D D (2500-4999)
42343012 Computer & perphl equip for end use merchant wholesalers 283 D D (5000-9999)
4234302 Computer software (packaged) merchant wholesalers 101 1,269,049 125,996 1,747
42344 Other commercial equipment merchant wholesalers 233 1,044,110 152,717 3,484
4234401 Restaurant & hotel equip & supp merchant wholesalers 140 770,827 105,366 2,505
4234402 Store machines & equipment merchant wholesalers 93 273,283 47,351 979
42345 Med, dental, & hosp equip & supp merchant wholesalers 370 8,269,240 590,889 9,719
4234501 Surgical, medic, & hospital supp merchant wholesalers 329 D D (5000-9999)
4234502 Dental equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 41 D D (500-999)
42346 Ophthalmic goods merchant wholesalers 53 D D (500-999)
42349 Other professional equip & supp merchant wholesalers 120 D D (1000-2499)
4234901 Religious & school supplies merchant wholesalers 21 D D (250-499)
4234902 Srvyng & oth prof equip & supp merchant wholesalers 99 D D (1000-2499)
4235 Metal & mineral (exc petrol) merchant wholesalers 739 12,318,326 686,560 14,030
42351 Metal service centers & other metal merchant wholesalers 715 11,938,950 676,532 13,870
4235101 Ferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 614 D D (10k-24k)
42351011 Ferrous metal service centers merchant wholesalers 431 5,745,668 519,129 10,681
42351012 Ferrous metal sales offices merchant wholesalers 183 D D (1000-2499)
4235102 Nonferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 101 D D (1000-2499)
42351021 Nonferrous metal service centers merchant wholesalers 60 D D (500-999)
42351022 Nonferrous metal sales offices merchant wholesalers 41 D D (100-249)
42352 Coal & other mineral & ore merchant wholesalers 24 379,376 10,028 160
4235201 Coal merchant wholesalers 14 D D (100-249)
4235202 Other mineral & ore merchant wholesalers 10 D D (20-99)
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 1,452 26,469,803 1,818,241 32,719
42361 Elec appar & equip & wiring supp merchant wholesalers 633 5,668,286 538,020 13,037
42362 Electric appliance, TV & radio merchant wholesalers 129 5,129,031 178,537 3,027
42369 Other electronic parts & equip merchant wholesalers 690 15,672,486 1,101,684 16,655
4236901 Communications equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 327 4,027,415 509,207 7,155
4236902 Electr parts (exc comm equip) merchant wholesalers 363 11,645,071 592,477 9,500
4237 Hrdwr, plumb & heat equip & supp merchant wholesalers 938 5,750,240 546,503 11,571
42371 Hardware merchant wholesalers 442 2,897,934 257,143 5,857
42372 Plumbing & heating equip & supp merchant wholesalers 214 1,552,225 137,649 2,808
42373 Warm air heating & AC equip merchant wholesalers 241 923,858 123,413 2,311
42374 Refrigeration equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 41 376,223 28,298 595
4238 Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers 3,433 23,691,410 2,108,490 44,489
42381 Const & mining machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 185 7,778,023 193,398 4,080
42382 Farm & garden machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 386 1,927,134 174,194 5,087
4238201 Farm machinery & equip merchant wholesalers - farm dealers 293 1,385,497 121,191 3,686
4238202 Farm machinery & equip merchant wholesalers - whsle dist 67 D D (500-999)
4238203 Lawn & garden machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 26 D D (250-499)
42383 Industrial machinery & equipment merchant wholesalers 1,847 9,513,831 1,217,654 23,426
4238301 Food-processing mach & equipment merchant wholesalers 79 265,731 42,466 854
4238302 Hydrlc & pneumatic mach & equip merchant wholesalers 174 731,391 98,713 2,032
42383021 Hydrlc & pneumatic pmps & motors merchant wholesalers 86 380,911 39,838 854
42383022 Hydrlc & pneumatic parts & supp merchant wholesalers 88 350,480 58,875 1,178
4238303 General-purpose ind mach & equip merchant wholesalers 671 3,084,958 452,089 8,336
4238304 Metalworking machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 273 1,575,010 165,651 3,161
4238305 Materials handling equipment merchant wholesalers 255 1,473,619 224,228 4,624
4238306 Oil well/refinery mach & equip merchant wholesalers 61 80,189 10,541 352
4238307 Oth industrial machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 334 2,302,933 223,966 4,067
42384 Industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 640 2,703,427 314,965 7,208
4238401 General-line industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 45 D D (500-999)
4238402 Mechanical power transmsn supp merchant wholesalers 133 851,057 76,869 1,925
4238403 Welding supplies merchant wholesalers 71 D D (500-999)
4238404 Industrial containers & supplies merchant wholesalers 124 D D (1000-2499)
4238405 Industrial valves & fittings merchant wholesalers 72 D D (500-999)
4238406 Other industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 195 865,453 86,355 1,984
42385 Service estab equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 280 D D (2500-4999)
4238501 Beauty & barber equip & supp merchant wholesalers 65 189,302 26,824 883
4238502 Custodial equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 121 408,561 67,931 1,470
4238503 Laundry & dry-cleaning equipment merchant wholesalers 27 D D (250-499)
4238504 Other service estab equip & supp merchant wholesalers 67 D D (500-999)
42386 Trans equip & supp (exc mtr veh) merchant wholesalers 95 D D (1000-2499)
4238601 Aircraft & aeronautical equip merchant wholesalers 49 D D (1000-2499)
4238602 Marine machinery, equip, & supp merchant wholesalers 9 D D (100-249)
4238603 Other trans equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 37 D D (250-499)
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 1,542 8,189,340 614,990 15,982
42391 Sporting & rec goods & supplies merchant wholesalers 181 1,686,836 110,041 2,515
42392 Toy & hobby goods & supplies merchant wholesalers 135 1,189,487 119,281 2,960
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 387 1,841,375 144,067 4,110
4239301 Iron & steel scrap merchant wholesalers - processors & dealers 135 968,695 66,381 1,835
42393011 Iron & steel scrap merchant wholesalers - (power) processors 92 573,779 59,196 1,644
42393012 Iron & steel scrap merchant wholesalers - (nonpower) dealers 43 394,916 7,185 191
4239302 Recyclable paper & paperboard merchant wholesalers 74 308,743 26,453 683
4239303 Other recyclable materials merchant wholesalers 178 563,937 51,233 1,592
42394 Jewelry, watch, prec stone, & prec metal merchant wholesalers 285 872,545 76,376 2,126
4239401 Jewelry, watch, prec stone & silverware merchant wholesalers 268 776,785 73,035 2,049
4239402 Precious metal (except ore) merchant wholesalers 17 95,760 3,341 77
42399 Other misc durable goods merchant wholesalers 554 2,599,097 165,225 4,271
4239901 Musical instruments & supplies merchant wholesalers 34 172,217 15,979 350
4239902 Forest products (exc lumber) merchant wholesalers 47 D D (100-249)
4239903 General merch (durable goods) merchant wholesalers 179 643,671 49,021 1,339
4239904 Prerecorded media merchant wholesalers 69 D D (500-999)
42399041 CDs, audio tapes, & records merchant wholesalers 46 D D (500-999)
42399042 Prerecorded video tapes merchant wholesalers 23 D D (100-249)
4239905 Fire safety equipment merchant wholesalers 53 176,652 13,673 391
4239906 Other durable goods merchant wholesalers 172 D D (1000-2499)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 6,670 135,774,170 5,411,370 127,631
4241 Paper & paper product merchant wholesalers 832 12,836,593 718,802 16,538
42411 Printing & writing paper merchant wholesalers 122 4,375,871 119,161 1,891
42412 Stationery & office supplies merchant wholesalers 378 3,292,688 338,490 9,892
42413 Industrial & personal serv paper merchant wholesalers 332 5,168,034 261,151 4,755
4242 Drugs & druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 272 28,886,874 903,826 14,556
4242101 General-line drugs merchant wholesalers 117 12,082,620 251,268 4,322
4242102 Specialty-line drugs merchant wholesalers 155 16,804,254 652,558 10,234
4243 Apparel, piece goods, & notions merchant wholesalers 450 2,583,237 206,127 5,072
42431 Piece goods, notions, oth dry gd merchant wholesalers 132 D D (1000-2499)
4243101 Piece goods merchant wholesalers - jobbers 92 D D (500-999)
4243102 Notions & other dry goods merchant wholesalers 40 D D (250-499)
42432 Men's & boys' clothing & access merchant wholesalers 120 D D (1000-2499)
42433 Women's & child clthng & access merchant wholesalers 167 D D (1000-2499)
42434 Footwear merchant wholesalers 31 D D (100-249)
4244 Grocery & related product merchant wholesalers 1,602 32,127,048 1,404,155 35,827
42441 General line grocery merchant wholesalers 149 11,241,857 315,566 8,055
4244101 Gen line groc merchant whsle - voluntary group 20 189,129 8,450 300
4244102 Gen line groc merchant whsle - retail co-op 12 4,916,029 61,596 1,315
4244103 Other general line groc merchant wholesalers 117 6,136,699 245,520 6,440
42442 Packaged frozen food merchant wholesalers 177 2,785,423 179,708 3,768
42443 Dairy prod (exc dried/canned) merchant wholesalers 147 2,147,775 85,013 2,090
4244301 Raw milk merchant wholesalers 6 252,724 3,228 53
4244302 Dairy prod (exc raw milk) merchant wholesalers 141 1,895,051 81,785 2,037
42444 Poultry & poultry prod merchant wholesalers 44 D D (500-999)
4244401 Live poultry merchant wholesalers 2 D D (1-19)
4244402 Poultry & pltry prods (exc live) merchant wholesalers 42 D D (500-999)
42445 Confectionery merchant wholesalers 124 3,791,408 88,839 2,585
42446 Fish & seafood merchant wholesalers 41 D D (500-999)
42447 Meat & meat product merchant wholesalers 212 2,034,859 118,453 2,908
42448 Fresh fruit & vegetable merchant wholesalers 200 1,367,348 104,751 2,258
42449 Other grocery & related products merchant wholesalers 508 D D (10k-24k)
4244901 Coffee, tea, & spice merchant wholesalers 64 423,750 37,413 914
4244902 Bread & baked goods merchant wholesalers 87 1,068,447 76,779 2,382
4244903 Soft drinks merchant wholesalers 100 1,806,009 168,163 5,176
4244904 Canned goods merchant wholesalers 53 D D (250-499)
4244905 Food & beverage basic material merchant wholesalers 24 D D (250-499)
4244906 Other grocery specialties merchant wholesalers 180 D D (2500-4999)
4245 Farm products raw materials merchant wholesalers 755 11,617,186 193,641 5,724
42451 Grain & field bean merchant wholesalers 660 11,120,194 183,523 5,321
42452 Livestock merchant wholesalers 72 427,367 7,233 296
42459 Other farm product raw materials merchant wholesalers 23 69,625 2,885 107
4245901 Hides, skins, & pelts merchant wholesalers 2 D D (20-99)
4245902 Leaf tobacco merchant wholesalers 1 D D (1-19)
4246 Chemicals & allied products merchant wholesalers 734 6,380,555 404,529 7,840
42461 Plastics materials & basic forms merchant wholesalers 209 1,814,886 96,297 2,006
42469 Other chemicals & allied prods merchant wholesalers 525 4,565,669 308,232 5,834
4246901 Industrial gases (exc LP) merchant wholesalers 56 312,405 32,823 578
4247 Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers 293 18,517,111 183,259 4,771
42471 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 166 16,846,615 136,541 2,778
4247101 Petrol bulk stations & term (exc LP) 162 16,796,888 133,086 2,683
42471011 Petroleum bulk stations (exc LP) 126 1,285,315 67,651 1,710
42471012 Petroleum bulk terminals (exc LP) 36 15,511,573 65,435 973
4247102 LP bulk stations & terminals 4 49,727 3,455 95
42472 Petrol & petrol prod merchant wholesalers (exc bulk) 127 1,670,496 46,718 1,993
4248 Beer, wine, & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 197 5,955,117 411,078 8,497
42481 Beer & ale merchant wholesalers 114 2,814,874 199,348 3,941
42482 Wine & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 83 3,140,243 211,730 4,556
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 1,535 16,870,449 985,953 28,806
42491 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers 485 5,494,054 221,376 5,404
4249101 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers - farm dealers 361 1,441,186 124,078 3,366
4249102 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers - whsle distributors 124 4,052,868 97,298 2,038
42492 Book, periodical, & newspaper merchant wholesalers 202 4,752,868 358,261 12,318
42493 Flowers & florists' supplies merchant wholesalers 176 435,660 84,120 2,696
42494 Tobacco & tobacco product merchant wholesalers 49 3,893,580 89,832 2,465
42495 Paint, varnish, & supp merchant wholesalers 86 623,703 46,004 978
42499 Other misc nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 537 1,670,584 186,360 4,945
4249901 Art goods merchant wholesalers 171 638,417 73,413 1,894
4249902 General merch (nondurable goods) merchant wholesalers 114 D D (1000-2499)
4249903 Textile bags, bagging, & burlap merchant wholesalers 19 D D (100-249)
4249904 Other nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 233 D D (1000-2499)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 1,939 25,909,254 602,922 12,492
42511 Business to business electronic markets 5 D D (250-499)
42512 Wholesale trade agents & brokers 1,934 D D (10k-24k)
4251203 Agents & brokers, durable goods 1,356 15,777,603 397,210 7,799
42512031 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies agents & brokers 62 3,512,808 40,570 1,665
42512032 Furniture & home furnishings agents & brokers 152 1,173,403 21,893 416
42512033 Lumber & other construction materials agents & brokers 46 276,647 7,901 145
42512034 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies agents & brokers 114 899,588 45,292 572
42512035 Metal & mineral (exc petroleum) agents & brokers 71 851,925 15,040 203
42512036 Electrical & electronic goods agents & brokers 269 3,448,251 101,378 1,646
42512037 Hardware, plumbing, & heating equipment & supp agents & brokers 133 2,001,865 54,722 940
42512038 Machinery, equipment, & supplies agents & brokers 369 2,023,895 66,730 1,415
42512039 Miscellaneous durable goods agents & brokers 140 1,589,221 43,684 797
4251204 Agents & brokers, nondurable goods 578 D D (2500-4999)
42512041 Paper & paper products agents & brokers 76 D D (250-499)
42512042 Drugs & druggists' sundries agents & brokers 22 D D (100-249)
42512043 Apparel, piece goods, & notions agents & brokers 102 D D (250-499)
42512044 Grocery & related products agents & brokers 153 4,983,110 79,302 1,765
42512045 Farm products raw materials agents & brokers 23 574,999 4,817 272
42512046 Chemical & allied products agents & brokers 59 D D (100-249)
42512047 Petroleum & petroleum products agents & brokers 10 D D (1-19)
42512048 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage agents & brokers 10 D D (1-19)
42512049 Miscellaneous nondurable goods agents & brokers 123 1,273,740 44,432 1,234


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