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2002 Economic Census
Wholesale Trade
Charlotte city, NC     open pdf map in new window

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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 2,067 24,165,613 1,642,331 34,805
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 1,322 9,773,240 1,101,578 21,273
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 494 D D (10k-24k)
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 251 D D (2500-4999)

 

 

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 1,322 9,773,240 1,101,578 21,273
4231 Mtr vehicle & parts & supplies merchant wholesalers 115 D D (1000-2499)
42311 Automobile & other mtr vehicle merchant wholesalers 27 D D (500-999)
4231105 Heavy truck & tractor merchant wholesalers 16 D D (500-999)
42312 Mtr vehicle supplies & new parts merchant wholesalers 67 D D (500-999)
4231201 Mtr veh supp & new parts merchant wholesalers - wrehse dist 32 D D (250-499)
42313 Tire & tube merchant wholesalers 16 D D (500-999)
4232 Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers 67 D D (500-999)
42321 Furniture merchant wholesalers 29 D D (250-499)
4232102 Office & business furniture merchant wholesalers 20 D D (250-499)
42322 Home furnishing merchant wholesalers 38 D D (250-499)
4232203 Floor coverings merchant wholesalers 20 D D (100-249)
4233 Lumber & other const material merchant wholesalers 92 455,394 46,422 1,014
42331 Lumber, plywood, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 35 208,988 19,810 476
4233103 Plywood, millwork, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 31 185,119 18,349 437
42332 Brick, stone, & const material merchant wholesalers 20 D D (20-99)
4233201 Brick, block, tile, & sewer pipe merchant wholesalers 10 D D (20-99)
42333 Roofing, siding, & insul mat merchant wholesalers 18 111,271 12,839 242
42339 Other construction material merchant wholesalers 19 D D (100-249)
4234 Prof & commercial equip & supp merchant wholesalers 178 1,968,707 345,345 5,433
42341 Photo equip & supp merchant wholesalers 7 D D (100-249)
42343 Comp & perphl equip & software merchant wholesalers 70 1,297,028 251,018 3,308
4234301 Computer & peripheral equip merchant wholesalers 62 D D (2500-4999)
42343012 Computer & perphl equip for end use merchant wholesalers 50 D D (2500-4999)
42344 Other commercial equipment merchant wholesalers 24 D D (100-249)
4234401 Restaurant & hotel equip & supp merchant wholesalers 14 D D (100-249)
42345 Med, dental, & hosp equip & supp merchant wholesalers 33 344,616 40,148 645
4234501 Surgical, medic, & hospital supp merchant wholesalers 28 D D (500-999)
4234502 Dental equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 5 D D (20-99)
4235 Metal & mineral (exc petrol) merchant wholesalers 69 D D (1000-2499)
42351 Metal service centers & other metal merchant wholesalers 68 556,663 44,335 1,004
4235101 Ferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 58 D D (500-999)
42351011 Ferrous metal service centers merchant wholesalers 38 D D (500-999)
4235102 Nonferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 10 D D (100-249)
42351021 Nonferrous metal service centers merchant wholesalers 8 D D (100-249)
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 167 1,240,191 109,483 1,901
42361 Elec appar & equip & wiring supp merchant wholesalers 81 602,275 47,323 967
42369 Other electronic parts & equip merchant wholesalers 77 D D (500-999)
4236901 Communications equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 49 248,266 29,247 472
4236902 Electr parts (exc comm equip) merchant wholesalers 28 D D (250-499)
4237 Hrdwr, plumb & heat equip & supp merchant wholesalers 121 548,601 59,930 1,456
42371 Hardware merchant wholesalers 47 D D (500-999)
42372 Plumbing & heating equip & supp merchant wholesalers 35 D D (250-499)
42373 Warm air heating & AC equip merchant wholesalers 33 D D (250-499)
42374 Refrigeration equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 6 D D (100-249)
4238 Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers 414 3,365,217 346,020 6,904
42381 Const & mining machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 15 D D (500-999)
42382 Farm & garden machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 17 D D (250-499)
4238202 Farm machinery & equip merchant wholesalers - whsle dist 6 D D (20-99)
4238203 Lawn & garden machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 7 D D (250-499)
42383 Industrial machinery & equipment merchant wholesalers 276 1,729,919 221,158 4,294
4238302 Hydrlc & pneumatic mach & equip merchant wholesalers 23 143,817 21,354 456
42383021 Hydrlc & pneumatic pmps & motors merchant wholesalers 9 47,434 4,984 125
42383022 Hydrlc & pneumatic parts & supp merchant wholesalers 14 96,383 16,370 331
4238303 General-purpose ind mach & equip merchant wholesalers 101 361,366 54,224 1,092
4238304 Metalworking machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 28 422,024 39,236 685
4238305 Materials handling equipment merchant wholesalers 37 208,213 27,619 634
4238307 Oth industrial machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 78 D D (1000-2499)
42384 Industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 68 512,449 35,218 900
4238402 Mechanical power transmsn supp merchant wholesalers 14 272,399 7,378 146
4238403 Welding supplies merchant wholesalers 5 D D (20-99)
4238406 Other industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 30 D D (250-499)
42385 Service estab equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 31 D D (250-499)
4238502 Custodial equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 9 D D (100-249)
4238503 Laundry & dry-cleaning equipment merchant wholesalers 6 D D (20-99)
4238504 Other service estab equip & supp merchant wholesalers 10 D D (20-99)
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 99 D D (500-999)
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 26 D D (250-499)
4239303 Other recyclable materials merchant wholesalers 15 D D (100-249)
42399 Other misc durable goods merchant wholesalers 34 D D (100-249)
4239903 General merch (durable goods) merchant wholesalers 14 D D (100-249)
4239905 Fire safety equipment merchant wholesalers 6 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 494 D D (10k-24k)
4241 Paper & paper product merchant wholesalers 77 915,698 71,741 1,519
42411 Printing & writing paper merchant wholesalers 17 D D (500-999)
42412 Stationery & office supplies merchant wholesalers 35 D D (500-999)
42413 Industrial & personal serv paper merchant wholesalers 25 D D (250-499)
4242 Drugs & druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 24 D D (250-499)
4243 Apparel, piece goods, & notions merchant wholesalers 61 D D (250-499)
42431 Piece goods, notions, oth dry gd merchant wholesalers 27 D D (100-249)
42432 Men's & boys' clothing & access merchant wholesalers 16 D D (100-249)
4244 Grocery & related product merchant wholesalers 76 3,136,835 157,155 4,976
42442 Packaged frozen food merchant wholesalers 6 D D (500-999)
42443 Dairy prod (exc dried/canned) merchant wholesalers 8 D D (100-249)
42445 Confectionery merchant wholesalers 6 D D (250-499)
42446 Fish & seafood merchant wholesalers 3 D D (100-249)
42449 Other grocery & related products merchant wholesalers 31 D D (2500-4999)
4244901 Coffee, tea, & spice merchant wholesalers 2 D D (1-19)
4244902 Bread & baked goods merchant wholesalers 12 D D (2500-4999)
4244903 Soft drinks merchant wholesalers 2 D D (250-499)
4244904 Canned goods merchant wholesalers 2 D D (20-99)
4244906 Other grocery specialties merchant wholesalers 13 897,564 13,333 250
4245 Farm products raw materials merchant wholesalers 5 D D (100-249)
42459 Other farm product raw materials merchant wholesalers 3 D D (20-99)
4246 Chemicals & allied products merchant wholesalers 106 D D (1000-2499)
42461 Plastics materials & basic forms merchant wholesalers 21 104,888 7,799 198
42469 Other chemicals & allied prods merchant wholesalers 85 D D (1000-2499)
4246901 Industrial gases (exc LP) merchant wholesalers 6 D D (100-249)
4247 Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers 26 900,720 8,211 166
42471 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 14 D D (20-99)
4247101 Petrol bulk stations & term (exc LP) 14 D D (20-99)
42471012 Petroleum bulk terminals (exc LP) 6 D D (20-99)
4248 Beer, wine, & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 17 180,563 22,558 525
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 102 D D (500-999)
42491 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers 11 D D (20-99)
42494 Tobacco & tobacco product merchant wholesalers 4 D D (100-249)
42495 Paint, varnish, & supp merchant wholesalers 12 54,123 4,153 120
42499 Other misc nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 56 111,602 11,039 300

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 251 D D (2500-4999)
42512 Wholesale trade agents & brokers 251 D D (2500-4999)
4251203 Agents & brokers, durable goods 184 D D (1000-2499)
42512031 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies agents & brokers 6 D D (250-499)
42512032 Furniture & home furnishings agents & brokers 17 D D (20-99)
42512033 Lumber & other construction materials agents & brokers 14 66,434 2,032 50
42512034 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies agents & brokers 14 D D (20-99)
42512035 Metal & mineral (exc petroleum) agents & brokers 10 D D (20-99)
42512036 Electrical & electronic goods agents & brokers 33 415,875 12,434 239
42512037 Hardware, plumbing, & heating equipment & supp agents & brokers 20 301,348 10,565 214
42512038 Machinery, equipment, & supplies agents & brokers 63 288,404 15,988 317
4251204 Agents & brokers, nondurable goods 67 3,466,871 44,533 1,461
42512043 Apparel, piece goods, & notions agents & brokers 15 D D (20-99)
42512044 Grocery & related products agents & brokers 20 2,855,843 36,917 1,337
42512045 Farm products raw materials agents & brokers 2 D D (1-19)
42512046 Chemical & allied products agents & brokers 11 50,611 1,309 31
42512049 Miscellaneous nondurable goods agents & brokers 6 D D (1-19)


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