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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 8,884 108,388,816 6,318,228 126,735
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 5,022 46,731,510 4,135,877 76,230
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 2,749 46,674,032 1,846,334 43,871
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 1,113 14,983,274 336,017 6,634

 

 

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 5,022 46,731,510 4,135,877 76,230
4231 Mtr vehicle & parts & supplies merchant wholesalers 505 9,129,774 338,841 8,743
42311 Automobile & other mtr vehicle merchant wholesalers 144 7,090,247 133,499 3,024
4231101 Automobile & motorcycle merchant wholesalers 66 D D (1000-2499)
4231102 Bus & RV merchant wholesalers 9 D D (100-249)
4231103 Light truck & van merchant wholesalers 9 D D (20-99)
4231104 Medium truck & tractor merchant wholesalers 2 D D (100-249)
4231105 Heavy truck & tractor merchant wholesalers 58 D D (1000-2499)
42312 Mtr vehicle supplies & new parts merchant wholesalers 278 1,860,772 185,037 5,091
4231201 Mtr veh supp & new parts merchant wholesalers - wrehse dist 109 1,017,870 98,642 2,955
4231202 Mtr veh supp & new parts merchant wholesalers - jobbers 158 D D (1000-2499)
4231203 Petrol products marketing equip merchant wholesalers 11 D D (20-99)
42313 Tire & tube merchant wholesalers 36 D D (250-499)
42314 Motor vehicle parts (used) merchant wholesalers 47 D D (250-499)
4232 Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers 225 D D (2500-4999)
42321 Furniture merchant wholesalers 120 D D (1000-2499)
4232101 Household & lawn furniture merchant wholesalers 62 D D (250-499)
4232102 Office & business furniture merchant wholesalers 58 D D (500-999)
42322 Home furnishing merchant wholesalers 105 843,754 63,145 1,485
4232201 Household china & crockery merchant wholesalers 14 D D (100-249)
4232202 Linens, draperies, & curtains merchant wholesalers 18 D D (100-249)
4232203 Floor coverings merchant wholesalers 44 D D (500-999)
4232204 Other home furnishing merchant wholesalers 29 D D (250-499)
4233 Lumber & other const material merchant wholesalers 329 4,697,470 310,097 6,299
42331 Lumber, plywood, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 201 3,355,907 204,796 4,075
4233101 Lumber without yard merchant wholesalers 73 620,920 40,698 970
4233102 Lumber with yard merchant wholesalers 29 468,221 28,950 533
4233103 Plywood, millwork, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 99 2,266,766 135,148 2,572
42332 Brick, stone, & const material merchant wholesalers 50 367,568 18,702 354
4233201 Brick, block, tile, & sewer pipe merchant wholesalers 23 D D (100-249)
4233202 Sand, gravel, & stone merchant wholesalers 15 D D (20-99)
4233203 Cement, lime, & related products merchant wholesalers 12 205,792 4,524 71
42333 Roofing, siding, & insul mat merchant wholesalers 42 499,764 40,620 868
42339 Other construction material merchant wholesalers 36 474,231 45,979 1,002
4233901 Flat glass & other const glass merchant wholesalers 6 3,839 937 26
4234 Prof & commercial equip & supp merchant wholesalers 835 13,362,417 1,657,047 21,128
42341 Photo equip & supp merchant wholesalers 19 D D (500-999)
42342 Office equipment merchant wholesalers 123 649,760 115,449 2,800
42343 Comp & perphl equip & software merchant wholesalers 339 3,855,088 537,103 8,110
4234301 Computer & peripheral equip merchant wholesalers 279 3,224,734 474,635 6,931
42343011 Computer & perphl equip for resale merchant wholesalers 103 D D (1000-2499)
42343012 Computer & perphl equip for end use merchant wholesalers 176 D D (5000-9999)
4234302 Computer software (packaged) merchant wholesalers 60 630,354 62,468 1,179
42344 Other commercial equipment merchant wholesalers 98 D D (1000-2499)
4234401 Restaurant & hotel equip & supp merchant wholesalers 49 223,801 25,385 567
4234402 Store machines & equipment merchant wholesalers 49 D D (250-499)
42345 Med, dental, & hosp equip & supp merchant wholesalers 168 7,399,071 847,018 6,810
4234501 Surgical, medic, & hospital supp merchant wholesalers 145 7,289,547 830,118 6,514
4234502 Dental equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 23 109,524 16,900 296
42346 Ophthalmic goods merchant wholesalers 34 D D (1000-2499)
42349 Other professional equip & supp merchant wholesalers 54 D D (250-499)
4234901 Religious & school supplies merchant wholesalers 9 D D (20-99)
4234902 Srvyng & oth prof equip & supp merchant wholesalers 45 D D (250-499)
4235 Metal & mineral (exc petrol) merchant wholesalers 156 1,591,402 109,420 2,533
42351 Metal service centers & other metal merchant wholesalers 149 D D (2500-4999)
4235101 Ferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 126 1,308,463 99,066 2,325
42351011 Ferrous metal service centers merchant wholesalers 100 D D (1000-2499)
42351012 Ferrous metal sales offices merchant wholesalers 26 D D (20-99)
4235102 Nonferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 23 D D (100-249)
42351021 Nonferrous metal service centers merchant wholesalers 14 D D (100-249)
42351022 Nonferrous metal sales offices merchant wholesalers 9 D D (20-99)
42352 Coal & other mineral & ore merchant wholesalers 7 D D (20-99)
4235201 Coal merchant wholesalers 6 D D (20-99)
4235202 Other mineral & ore merchant wholesalers 1 D D (1-19)
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 604 5,180,121 505,061 9,623
42361 Elec appar & equip & wiring supp merchant wholesalers 243 1,716,814 170,247 3,652
42362 Electric appliance, TV & radio merchant wholesalers 30 1,175,690 16,362 309
42369 Other electronic parts & equip merchant wholesalers 331 2,287,617 318,452 5,662
4236901 Communications equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 160 862,998 166,900 2,540
4236902 Electr parts (exc comm equip) merchant wholesalers 171 1,424,619 151,552 3,122
4237 Hrdwr, plumb & heat equip & supp merchant wholesalers 353 1,730,533 188,264 4,261
42371 Hardware merchant wholesalers 138 686,281 68,817 1,786
42372 Plumbing & heating equip & supp merchant wholesalers 115 569,030 65,848 1,475
42373 Warm air heating & AC equip merchant wholesalers 79 D D (500-999)
42374 Refrigeration equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 21 D D (100-249)
4238 Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers 1,371 7,255,031 715,802 16,021
42381 Const & mining machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 112 1,119,176 114,395 2,159
42382 Farm & garden machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 376 2,457,202 158,722 4,509
4238201 Farm machinery & equip merchant wholesalers - farm dealers 296 1,201,386 105,283 3,338
4238202 Farm machinery & equip merchant wholesalers - whsle dist 57 D D (500-999)
4238203 Lawn & garden machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 23 D D (250-499)
42383 Industrial machinery & equipment merchant wholesalers 570 2,433,831 310,560 6,386
4238301 Food-processing mach & equipment merchant wholesalers 26 D D (100-249)
4238302 Hydrlc & pneumatic mach & equip merchant wholesalers 65 373,859 49,722 997
42383021 Hydrlc & pneumatic pmps & motors merchant wholesalers 24 123,794 13,077 265
42383022 Hydrlc & pneumatic parts & supp merchant wholesalers 41 250,065 36,645 732
4238303 General-purpose ind mach & equip merchant wholesalers 213 981,481 116,777 2,293
4238304 Metalworking machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 78 255,567 37,952 885
4238305 Materials handling equipment merchant wholesalers 78 349,057 50,099 1,119
4238306 Oil well/refinery mach & equip merchant wholesalers 8 D D (20-99)
4238307 Oth industrial machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 102 D D (500-999)
42384 Industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 199 D D (1000-2499)
4238401 General-line industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 19 72,370 12,554 248
4238402 Mechanical power transmsn supp merchant wholesalers 54 181,614 19,870 480
4238403 Welding supplies merchant wholesalers 22 53,255 9,149 230
4238404 Industrial containers & supplies merchant wholesalers 22 95,884 10,271 230
4238405 Industrial valves & fittings merchant wholesalers 22 117,365 15,653 266
4238406 Other industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 60 D D (250-499)
42385 Service estab equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 89 D D (500-999)
4238501 Beauty & barber equip & supp merchant wholesalers 22 20,648 3,103 120
4238502 Custodial equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 35 D D (250-499)
4238503 Laundry & dry-cleaning equipment merchant wholesalers 7 D D (100-249)
4238504 Other service estab equip & supp merchant wholesalers 25 D D (100-249)
42386 Trans equip & supp (exc mtr veh) merchant wholesalers 25 D D (100-249)
4238601 Aircraft & aeronautical equip merchant wholesalers 13 24,290 4,473 114
4238602 Marine machinery, equip, & supp merchant wholesalers 4 D D (1-19)
4238603 Other trans equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 8 D D (20-99)
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 644 D D (5000-9999)
42391 Sporting & rec goods & supplies merchant wholesalers 149 515,773 50,788 1,453
42392 Toy & hobby goods & supplies merchant wholesalers 51 D D (250-499)
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 132 385,234 43,151 1,206
4239301 Iron & steel scrap merchant wholesalers - processors & dealers 52 139,122 16,123 422
42393011 Iron & steel scrap merchant wholesalers - (power) processors 38 133,969 14,954 395
42393012 Iron & steel scrap merchant wholesalers - (nonpower) dealers 14 5,153 1,169 27
4239302 Recyclable paper & paperboard merchant wholesalers 20 85,385 9,811 306
4239303 Other recyclable materials merchant wholesalers 60 160,727 17,217 478
42394 Jewelry, watch, prec stone, & prec metal merchant wholesalers 65 161,539 14,016 389
4239401 Jewelry, watch, prec stone & silverware merchant wholesalers 57 90,705 11,941 340
4239402 Precious metal (except ore) merchant wholesalers 8 70,834 2,075 49
42399 Other misc durable goods merchant wholesalers 247 D D (1000-2499)
4239901 Musical instruments & supplies merchant wholesalers 7 D D (1-19)
4239902 Forest products (exc lumber) merchant wholesalers 24 D D (20-99)
4239903 General merch (durable goods) merchant wholesalers 76 263,503 16,665 439
4239904 Prerecorded media merchant wholesalers 45 D D (250-499)
42399041 CDs, audio tapes, & records merchant wholesalers 27 D D (100-249)
42399042 Prerecorded video tapes merchant wholesalers 18 D D (100-249)
4239905 Fire safety equipment merchant wholesalers 22 D D (100-249)
4239906 Other durable goods merchant wholesalers 73 D D (500-999)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 2,749 46,674,032 1,846,334 43,871
4241 Paper & paper product merchant wholesalers 259 1,886,238 185,823 3,996
42411 Printing & writing paper merchant wholesalers 37 D D (500-999)
42412 Stationery & office supplies merchant wholesalers 134 784,116 103,643 2,431
42413 Industrial & personal serv paper merchant wholesalers 88 D D (500-999)
4242 Drugs & druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 96 7,413,547 137,198 2,633
4242101 General-line drugs merchant wholesalers 48 D D (1000-2499)
4242102 Specialty-line drugs merchant wholesalers 48 D D (1000-2499)
4243 Apparel, piece goods, & notions merchant wholesalers 155 D D (1000-2499)
42431 Piece goods, notions, oth dry gd merchant wholesalers 38 D D (250-499)
4243101 Piece goods merchant wholesalers - jobbers 29 D D (100-249)
4243102 Notions & other dry goods merchant wholesalers 9 8,821 1,629 60
42432 Men's & boys' clothing & access merchant wholesalers 58 D D (500-999)
42433 Women's & child clthng & access merchant wholesalers 46 101,560 17,929 368
42434 Footwear merchant wholesalers 13 D D (20-99)
4244 Grocery & related product merchant wholesalers 555 15,381,854 615,306 14,917
42441 General line grocery merchant wholesalers 42 6,773,257 174,867 3,656
4244101 Gen line groc merchant whsle - voluntary group 7 D D (20-99)
4244102 Gen line groc merchant whsle - retail co-op 4 D D (1-19)
4244103 Other general line groc merchant wholesalers 31 6,743,380 172,956 3,576
42442 Packaged frozen food merchant wholesalers 58 1,859,788 100,292 2,238
42443 Dairy prod (exc dried/canned) merchant wholesalers 62 1,607,801 36,378 841
4244301 Raw milk merchant wholesalers 5 33,638 1,040 37
4244302 Dairy prod (exc raw milk) merchant wholesalers 57 1,574,163 35,338 804
42444 Poultry & poultry prod merchant wholesalers 13 D D (100-249)
4244401 Live poultry merchant wholesalers 1 D D (1-19)
4244402 Poultry & pltry prods (exc live) merchant wholesalers 12 D D (100-249)
42445 Confectionery merchant wholesalers 45 565,509 20,590 627
42446 Fish & seafood merchant wholesalers 12 D D (100-249)
42447 Meat & meat product merchant wholesalers 59 852,629 46,260 1,119
42448 Fresh fruit & vegetable merchant wholesalers 68 789,581 64,743 1,542
42449 Other grocery & related products merchant wholesalers 196 D D (2500-4999)
4244901 Coffee, tea, & spice merchant wholesalers 22 43,049 7,277 193
4244902 Bread & baked goods merchant wholesalers 38 268,872 14,157 367
4244903 Soft drinks merchant wholesalers 47 552,375 70,439 2,137
4244904 Canned goods merchant wholesalers 14 D D (20-99)
4244905 Food & beverage basic material merchant wholesalers 9 101,330 4,681 96
4244906 Other grocery specialties merchant wholesalers 66 D D (1000-2499)
4245 Farm products raw materials merchant wholesalers 369 6,489,196 148,967 3,860
42451 Grain & field bean merchant wholesalers 297 5,471,619 142,367 3,633
42452 Livestock merchant wholesalers 57 D D (100-249)
42459 Other farm product raw materials merchant wholesalers 15 D D (20-99)
4245901 Hides, skins, & pelts merchant wholesalers 4 1,214 132 4
4246 Chemicals & allied products merchant wholesalers 279 1,940,643 140,811 2,783
42461 Plastics materials & basic forms merchant wholesalers 58 496,053 32,213 676
42469 Other chemicals & allied prods merchant wholesalers 221 1,444,590 108,598 2,107
4246901 Industrial gases (exc LP) merchant wholesalers 11 49,489 9,148 184
4247 Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers 154 4,003,838 57,032 1,697
42471 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 89 2,083,380 35,588 1,145
4247101 Petrol bulk stations & term (exc LP) 78 D D (1000-2499)
42471011 Petroleum bulk stations (exc LP) 66 D D (1000-2499)
42471012 Petroleum bulk terminals (exc LP) 12 1,366,341 3,728 81
4247102 LP bulk stations & terminals 11 D D (20-99)
42472 Petrol & petrol prod merchant wholesalers (exc bulk) 65 1,920,458 21,444 552
4248 Beer, wine, & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 99 1,375,345 120,945 2,555
42481 Beer & ale merchant wholesalers 66 621,774 67,390 1,563
42482 Wine & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 33 753,571 53,555 992
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 783 D D (10k-24k)
42491 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers 304 1,989,030 99,392 2,684
4249101 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers - farm dealers 203 839,134 50,786 1,552
4249102 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers - whsle distributors 101 1,149,896 48,606 1,132
42492 Book, periodical, & newspaper merchant wholesalers 82 363,745 84,026 2,433
42493 Flowers & florists' supplies merchant wholesalers 74 158,644 26,120 969
42494 Tobacco & tobacco product merchant wholesalers 28 2,201,230 47,548 1,204
42495 Paint, varnish, & supp merchant wholesalers 36 D D (500-999)
42499 Other misc nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 259 D D (1000-2499)
4249901 Art goods merchant wholesalers 93 466,131 47,844 1,212
4249902 General merch (nondurable goods) merchant wholesalers 42 D D (100-249)
4249903 Textile bags, bagging, & burlap merchant wholesalers 9 D D (20-99)
4249904 Other nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 115 D D (500-999)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 1,113 14,983,274 336,017 6,634
42511 Business to business electronic markets 2 D D (1-19)
42512 Wholesale trade agents & brokers 1,111 D D (5000-9999)
4251203 Agents & brokers, durable goods 829 10,456,509 260,756 4,736
42512031 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies agents & brokers 40 2,511,231 28,736 1,194
42512032 Furniture & home furnishings agents & brokers 106 1,248,703 24,378 380
42512033 Lumber & other construction materials agents & brokers 38 401,499 7,534 116
42512034 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies agents & brokers 87 949,409 37,423 413
42512035 Metal & mineral (exc petroleum) agents & brokers 34 234,797 5,559 87
42512036 Electrical & electronic goods agents & brokers 187 2,711,934 71,715 1,049
42512037 Hardware, plumbing, & heating equipment & supp agents & brokers 71 801,261 28,775 477
42512038 Machinery, equipment, & supplies agents & brokers 171 783,540 34,013 633
42512039 Miscellaneous durable goods agents & brokers 95 814,135 22,623 387
4251204 Agents & brokers, nondurable goods 282 D D (1000-2499)
42512041 Paper & paper products agents & brokers 21 97,822 2,727 58
42512042 Drugs & druggists' sundries agents & brokers 9 D D (20-99)
42512043 Apparel, piece goods, & notions agents & brokers 52 220,696 5,070 121
42512044 Grocery & related products agents & brokers 73 2,566,801 35,897 839
42512045 Farm products raw materials agents & brokers 28 797,660 8,277 469
42512046 Chemical & allied products agents & brokers 30 124,898 5,043 93
42512047 Petroleum & petroleum products agents & brokers 1 D D (1-19)
42512048 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage agents & brokers 4 D D (1-19)
42512049 Miscellaneous nondurable goods agents & brokers 64 488,010 13,362 244


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