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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 770 21,729,975 778,490 30,245
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 497 7,826,634 382,391 8,834
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 226 12,411,475 369,000 20,611
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 47 1,491,866 27,099 800

 

 

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 497 7,826,634 382,391 8,834
4231 Mtr vehicle & parts & supplies merchant wholesalers 81 4,456,675 67,239 1,717
42311 Automobile & other mtr vehicle merchant wholesalers 23 4,023,589 34,809 781
4231101 Automobile & motorcycle merchant wholesalers 9 D D (20-99)
4231105 Heavy truck & tractor merchant wholesalers 12 D D (500-999)
42312 Mtr vehicle supplies & new parts merchant wholesalers 43 D D (500-999)
4231201 Mtr veh supp & new parts merchant wholesalers - wrehse dist 27 D D (500-999)
42313 Tire & tube merchant wholesalers 9 D D (100-249)
4232 Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers 22 D D (250-499)
42322 Home furnishing merchant wholesalers 11 D D (100-249)
4232203 Floor coverings merchant wholesalers 4 D D (100-249)
4233 Lumber & other const material merchant wholesalers 34 194,921 20,822 514
42331 Lumber, plywood, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 17 D D (250-499)
4233103 Plywood, millwork, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 11 D D (100-249)
4234 Prof & commercial equip & supp merchant wholesalers 65 498,831 94,032 1,482
42343 Comp & perphl equip & software merchant wholesalers 15 D D (500-999)
4234301 Computer & peripheral equip merchant wholesalers 14 D D (500-999)
42343012 Computer & perphl equip for end use merchant wholesalers 11 D D (500-999)
42345 Med, dental, & hosp equip & supp merchant wholesalers 11 180,296 13,267 264
4234501 Surgical, medic, & hospital supp merchant wholesalers 9 D D (100-249)
4235 Metal & mineral (exc petrol) merchant wholesalers 28 265,580 25,481 615
42351 Metal service centers & other metal merchant wholesalers 28 265,580 25,481 615
4235101 Ferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 25 D D (500-999)
4235102 Nonferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 3 D D (20-99)
42351021 Nonferrous metal service centers merchant wholesalers 1 D D (20-99)
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 47 357,938 37,150 889
42361 Elec appar & equip & wiring supp merchant wholesalers 23 D D (250-499)
42369 Other electronic parts & equip merchant wholesalers 16 D D (250-499)
4236902 Electr parts (exc comm equip) merchant wholesalers 10 D D (250-499)
4237 Hrdwr, plumb & heat equip & supp merchant wholesalers 35 D D (500-999)
4238 Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers 140 1,566,751 87,883 2,229
42381 Const & mining machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 7 167,535 13,425 293
42382 Farm & garden machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 4 D D (100-249)
4238203 Lawn & garden machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 2 D D (100-249)
42383 Industrial machinery & equipment merchant wholesalers 74 312,265 47,384 1,058
4238301 Food-processing mach & equipment merchant wholesalers 7 D D (100-249)
4238303 General-purpose ind mach & equip merchant wholesalers 20 D D (250-499)
4238305 Materials handling equipment merchant wholesalers 16 52,320 9,785 254
4238307 Oth industrial machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 17 D D (100-249)
42384 Industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 28 D D (250-499)
4238402 Mechanical power transmsn supp merchant wholesalers 8 D D (20-99)
4238403 Welding supplies merchant wholesalers 3 D D (20-99)
4238406 Other industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 9 D D (20-99)
42385 Service estab equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 18 D D (250-499)
4238502 Custodial equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 8 D D (250-499)
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 45 D D (500-999)
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 12 D D (100-249)
4239303 Other recyclable materials merchant wholesalers 6 D D (20-99)
42399 Other misc durable goods merchant wholesalers 22 D D (250-499)
4239903 General merch (durable goods) merchant wholesalers 6 D D (100-249)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 226 12,411,475 369,000 20,611
4241 Paper & paper product merchant wholesalers 32 D D (10k-24k)
42412 Stationery & office supplies merchant wholesalers 17 D D (10k-24k)
4242 Drugs & druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 19 5,684,855 38,548 704
4242101 General-line drugs merchant wholesalers 11 D D (250-499)
4242102 Specialty-line drugs merchant wholesalers 8 D D (250-499)
4243 Apparel, piece goods, & notions merchant wholesalers 24 109,951 7,139 199
42432 Men's & boys' clothing & access merchant wholesalers 7 D D (20-99)
4244 Grocery & related product merchant wholesalers 66 840,701 51,710 1,563
42443 Dairy prod (exc dried/canned) merchant wholesalers 4 D D (100-249)
42445 Confectionery merchant wholesalers 7 D D (500-999)
42449 Other grocery & related products merchant wholesalers 17 221,444 10,255 325
4244902 Bread & baked goods merchant wholesalers 3 D D (100-249)
4245 Farm products raw materials merchant wholesalers 9 2,208,510 18,729 340
4246 Chemicals & allied products merchant wholesalers 20 102,032 7,307 146
42469 Other chemicals & allied prods merchant wholesalers 15 87,138 5,961 126
4247 Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers 5 D D (20-99)
42471 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 1 D D (20-99)
4248 Beer, wine, & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 6 D D (250-499)
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 45 D D (500-999)
42491 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers 7 D D (100-249)
42494 Tobacco & tobacco product merchant wholesalers 4 D D (20-99)
42499 Other misc nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 15 D D (100-249)
4249901 Art goods merchant wholesalers 6 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 47 1,491,866 27,099 800
42512 Wholesale trade agents & brokers 47 1,491,866 27,099 800
4251203 Agents & brokers, durable goods 36 1,193,478 19,441 702
42512031 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies agents & brokers 7 982,499 8,700 538
42512034 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies agents & brokers 6 D D (20-99)
42512037 Hardware, plumbing, & heating equipment & supp agents & brokers 5 53,140 2,308 45
42512038 Machinery, equipment, & supplies agents & brokers 7 83,328 2,015 38
4251204 Agents & brokers, nondurable goods 11 298,388 7,658 98
42512041 Paper & paper products agents & brokers 1 D D (20-99)
42512044 Grocery & related products agents & brokers 2 D D (1-19)
42512045 Farm products raw materials agents & brokers 1 D D (1-19)
42512049 Miscellaneous nondurable goods agents & brokers 5 D D (20-99)


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