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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 2,004 13,741,876 1,138,656 23,539
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 1,326 6,662,038 703,600 14,428
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 508 5,492,307 398,770 8,256
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 170 1,587,531 36,286 855

 

 

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 1,326 6,662,038 703,600 14,428
4231 Mtr vehicle & parts & supplies merchant wholesalers 100 891,573 51,956 1,292
42311 Automobile & other mtr vehicle merchant wholesalers 28 184,914 19,325 435
4231101 Automobile & motorcycle merchant wholesalers 8 D D (20-99)
4231102 Bus & RV merchant wholesalers 4 D D (20-99)
4231103 Light truck & van merchant wholesalers 1 D D (1-19)
4231104 Medium truck & tractor merchant wholesalers 3 D D (20-99)
4231105 Heavy truck & tractor merchant wholesalers 12 137,814 14,159 304
42312 Mtr vehicle supplies & new parts merchant wholesalers 43 D D (500-999)
4231201 Mtr veh supp & new parts merchant wholesalers - wrehse dist 15 D D (100-249)
4231202 Mtr veh supp & new parts merchant wholesalers - jobbers 27 D D (250-499)
4231203 Petrol products marketing equip merchant wholesalers 1 D D (1-19)
42313 Tire & tube merchant wholesalers 13 D D (20-99)
42314 Motor vehicle parts (used) merchant wholesalers 16 D D (100-249)
4232 Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers 55 111,000 12,935 326
42321 Furniture merchant wholesalers 29 81,719 7,887 205
4232101 Household & lawn furniture merchant wholesalers 18 D D (100-249)
4232102 Office & business furniture merchant wholesalers 11 D D (100-249)
42322 Home furnishing merchant wholesalers 26 29,281 5,048 121
4232201 Household china & crockery merchant wholesalers 6 D D (20-99)
4232202 Linens, draperies, & curtains merchant wholesalers 3 D D (1-19)
4232203 Floor coverings merchant wholesalers 11 D D (20-99)
4232204 Other home furnishing merchant wholesalers 6 D D (1-19)
4233 Lumber & other const material merchant wholesalers 103 922,403 62,039 1,161
42331 Lumber, plywood, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 51 740,820 41,545 671
4233101 Lumber without yard merchant wholesalers 14 D D (100-249)
4233102 Lumber with yard merchant wholesalers 7 D D (100-249)
4233103 Plywood, millwork, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 30 D D (250-499)
42332 Brick, stone, & const material merchant wholesalers 24 D D (100-249)
4233201 Brick, block, tile, & sewer pipe merchant wholesalers 9 D D (20-99)
4233202 Sand, gravel, & stone merchant wholesalers 13 D D (100-249)
4233203 Cement, lime, & related products merchant wholesalers 2 D D (1-19)
42333 Roofing, siding, & insul mat merchant wholesalers 12 118,087 10,390 217
42339 Other construction material merchant wholesalers 16 D D (100-249)
4233901 Flat glass & other const glass merchant wholesalers 1 D D (1-19)
4234 Prof & commercial equip & supp merchant wholesalers 252 1,637,384 210,349 3,636
42341 Photo equip & supp merchant wholesalers 4 D D (20-99)
42342 Office equipment merchant wholesalers 33 D D (250-499)
42343 Comp & perphl equip & software merchant wholesalers 138 D D (1000-2499)
4234301 Computer & peripheral equip merchant wholesalers 119 D D (1000-2499)
42343011 Computer & perphl equip for resale merchant wholesalers 45 D D (500-999)
42343012 Computer & perphl equip for end use merchant wholesalers 74 D D (1000-2499)
4234302 Computer software (packaged) merchant wholesalers 19 D D (100-249)
42344 Other commercial equipment merchant wholesalers 23 D D (250-499)
4234401 Restaurant & hotel equip & supp merchant wholesalers 12 D D (20-99)
4234402 Store machines & equipment merchant wholesalers 11 D D (100-249)
42345 Med, dental, & hosp equip & supp merchant wholesalers 32 109,177 11,469 282
4234501 Surgical, medic, & hospital supp merchant wholesalers 27 D D (250-499)
4234502 Dental equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 5 D D (20-99)
42346 Ophthalmic goods merchant wholesalers 3 D D (20-99)
42349 Other professional equip & supp merchant wholesalers 19 D D (250-499)
4234901 Religious & school supplies merchant wholesalers 2 D D (100-249)
4234902 Srvyng & oth prof equip & supp merchant wholesalers 17 D D (100-249)
4235 Metal & mineral (exc petrol) merchant wholesalers 42 D D (500-999)
42351 Metal service centers & other metal merchant wholesalers 41 D D (500-999)
4235101 Ferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 37 D D (500-999)
42351011 Ferrous metal service centers merchant wholesalers 22 164,590 18,374 447
42351012 Ferrous metal sales offices merchant wholesalers 15 D D (20-99)
4235102 Nonferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 4 D D (20-99)
42351021 Nonferrous metal service centers merchant wholesalers 3 D D (20-99)
42351022 Nonferrous metal sales offices merchant wholesalers 1 D D (1-19)
42352 Coal & other mineral & ore merchant wholesalers 1 D D (1-19)
4235202 Other mineral & ore merchant wholesalers 1 D D (1-19)
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 236 D D (2500-4999)
42361 Elec appar & equip & wiring supp merchant wholesalers 88 D D (500-999)
42362 Electric appliance, TV & radio merchant wholesalers 11 D D (20-99)
42369 Other electronic parts & equip merchant wholesalers 137 D D (1000-2499)
4236901 Communications equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 47 D D (500-999)
4236902 Electr parts (exc comm equip) merchant wholesalers 90 D D (500-999)
4237 Hrdwr, plumb & heat equip & supp merchant wholesalers 88 D D (500-999)
42371 Hardware merchant wholesalers 27 D D (100-249)
42372 Plumbing & heating equip & supp merchant wholesalers 30 D D (100-249)
42373 Warm air heating & AC equip merchant wholesalers 25 D D (100-249)
42374 Refrigeration equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 6 D D (20-99)
4238 Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers 305 846,689 107,194 2,463
42381 Const & mining machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 29 195,195 17,490 391
42382 Farm & garden machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 24 80,332 10,405 294
4238201 Farm machinery & equip merchant wholesalers - farm dealers 12 47,979 6,859 174
4238202 Farm machinery & equip merchant wholesalers - whsle dist 11 D D (100-249)
4238203 Lawn & garden machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 1 D D (1-19)
42383 Industrial machinery & equipment merchant wholesalers 165 415,654 57,527 1,255
4238301 Food-processing mach & equipment merchant wholesalers 7 D D (20-99)
4238302 Hydrlc & pneumatic mach & equip merchant wholesalers 19 28,181 3,979 103
42383021 Hydrlc & pneumatic pmps & motors merchant wholesalers 9 17,621 2,310 58
42383022 Hydrlc & pneumatic parts & supp merchant wholesalers 10 10,560 1,669 45
4238303 General-purpose ind mach & equip merchant wholesalers 73 186,148 30,804 610
4238304 Metalworking machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 12 38,235 7,218 176
4238305 Materials handling equipment merchant wholesalers 12 D D (20-99)
4238306 Oil well/refinery mach & equip merchant wholesalers 1 D D (1-19)
4238307 Oth industrial machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 41 D D (100-249)
42384 Industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 46 92,491 12,800 342
4238401 General-line industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 7 22,900 3,164 86
4238402 Mechanical power transmsn supp merchant wholesalers 9 D D (20-99)
4238403 Welding supplies merchant wholesalers 4 D D (1-19)
4238404 Industrial containers & supplies merchant wholesalers 1 D D (1-19)
4238405 Industrial valves & fittings merchant wholesalers 5 D D (1-19)
4238406 Other industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 20 D D (100-249)
42385 Service estab equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 22 D D (100-249)
4238501 Beauty & barber equip & supp merchant wholesalers 9 D D (1-19)
4238502 Custodial equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 9 10,794 1,881 65
4238503 Laundry & dry-cleaning equipment merchant wholesalers 1 D D (20-99)
4238504 Other service estab equip & supp merchant wholesalers 3 D D (1-19)
42386 Trans equip & supp (exc mtr veh) merchant wholesalers 19 D D (20-99)
4238601 Aircraft & aeronautical equip merchant wholesalers 14 D D (20-99)
4238602 Marine machinery, equip, & supp merchant wholesalers 3 D D (1-19)
4238603 Other trans equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 2 D D (1-19)
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 145 D D (1000-2499)
42391 Sporting & rec goods & supplies merchant wholesalers 39 297,032 22,815 568
42392 Toy & hobby goods & supplies merchant wholesalers 15 D D (100-249)
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 27 59,351 9,511 225
4239301 Iron & steel scrap merchant wholesalers - processors & dealers 7 D D (20-99)
42393011 Iron & steel scrap merchant wholesalers - (power) processors 6 D D (20-99)
42393012 Iron & steel scrap merchant wholesalers - (nonpower) dealers 1 D D (1-19)
4239302 Recyclable paper & paperboard merchant wholesalers 6 D D (20-99)
4239303 Other recyclable materials merchant wholesalers 14 D D (100-249)
42394 Jewelry, watch, prec stone, & prec metal merchant wholesalers 21 45,793 4,077 99
4239401 Jewelry, watch, prec stone & silverware merchant wholesalers 21 45,793 4,077 99
42399 Other misc durable goods merchant wholesalers 43 D D (500-999)
4239901 Musical instruments & supplies merchant wholesalers 2 D D (1-19)
4239902 Forest products (exc lumber) merchant wholesalers 12 9,703 1,037 24
4239903 General merch (durable goods) merchant wholesalers 15 D D (250-499)
4239904 Prerecorded media merchant wholesalers 2 D D (20-99)
42399041 CDs, audio tapes, & records merchant wholesalers 2 D D (20-99)
4239905 Fire safety equipment merchant wholesalers 3 D D (20-99)
4239906 Other durable goods merchant wholesalers 9 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 508 5,492,307 398,770 8,256
4241 Paper & paper product merchant wholesalers 56 274,555 29,698 625
42411 Printing & writing paper merchant wholesalers 5 D D (20-99)
42412 Stationery & office supplies merchant wholesalers 34 D D (250-499)
42413 Industrial & personal serv paper merchant wholesalers 17 138,567 11,953 236
4242 Drugs & druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 18 232,661 12,401 280
4242101 General-line drugs merchant wholesalers 10 D D (100-249)
4242102 Specialty-line drugs merchant wholesalers 8 D D (100-249)
4243 Apparel, piece goods, & notions merchant wholesalers 52 952,472 131,614 1,793
42431 Piece goods, notions, oth dry gd merchant wholesalers 6 2,220 201 10
4243101 Piece goods merchant wholesalers - jobbers 4 D D (1-19)
4243102 Notions & other dry goods merchant wholesalers 2 D D (1-19)
42432 Men's & boys' clothing & access merchant wholesalers 12 25,320 4,016 137
42433 Women's & child clthng & access merchant wholesalers 16 9,233 1,382 57
42434 Footwear merchant wholesalers 18 915,699 126,015 1,589
4244 Grocery & related product merchant wholesalers 148 1,729,297 106,209 2,663
42441 General line grocery merchant wholesalers 9 D D (20-99)
4244101 Gen line groc merchant whsle - voluntary group 2 D D (1-19)
4244102 Gen line groc merchant whsle - retail co-op 1 D D (1-19)
4244103 Other general line groc merchant wholesalers 6 D D (1-19)
42442 Packaged frozen food merchant wholesalers 18 D D (100-249)
42443 Dairy prod (exc dried/canned) merchant wholesalers 12 53,994 4,046 109
4244302 Dairy prod (exc raw milk) merchant wholesalers 12 53,994 4,046 109
42444 Poultry & poultry prod merchant wholesalers 5 D D (250-499)
4244401 Live poultry merchant wholesalers 1 D D (20-99)
4244402 Poultry & pltry prods (exc live) merchant wholesalers 4 D D (100-249)
42445 Confectionery merchant wholesalers 10 D D (100-249)
42446 Fish & seafood merchant wholesalers 14 D D (20-99)
42447 Meat & meat product merchant wholesalers 4 D D (1-19)
42448 Fresh fruit & vegetable merchant wholesalers 9 23,312 3,139 119
42449 Other grocery & related products merchant wholesalers 67 D D (1000-2499)
4244901 Coffee, tea, & spice merchant wholesalers 8 D D (20-99)
4244902 Bread & baked goods merchant wholesalers 19 D D (100-249)
4244903 Soft drinks merchant wholesalers 14 D D (500-999)
4244904 Canned goods merchant wholesalers 4 D D (20-99)
4244905 Food & beverage basic material merchant wholesalers 5 D D (20-99)
4244906 Other grocery specialties merchant wholesalers 17 547,605 28,402 764
4245 Farm products raw materials merchant wholesalers 5 D D (1-19)
42451 Grain & field bean merchant wholesalers 1 D D (1-19)
42452 Livestock merchant wholesalers 1 D D (1-19)
42459 Other farm product raw materials merchant wholesalers 3 D D (1-19)
4245901 Hides, skins, & pelts merchant wholesalers 1 D D (1-19)
4246 Chemicals & allied products merchant wholesalers 88 331,508 29,697 513
42461 Plastics materials & basic forms merchant wholesalers 23 D D (100-249)
42469 Other chemicals & allied prods merchant wholesalers 65 D D (250-499)
4246901 Industrial gases (exc LP) merchant wholesalers 18 23,999 3,721 87
4247 Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers 28 D D (250-499)
42471 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 16 653,992 10,023 288
4247101 Petrol bulk stations & term (exc LP) 15 D D (250-499)
42471011 Petroleum bulk stations (exc LP) 10 D D (100-249)
42471012 Petroleum bulk terminals (exc LP) 5 D D (20-99)
4247102 LP bulk stations & terminals 1 D D (1-19)
42472 Petrol & petrol prod merchant wholesalers (exc bulk) 12 D D (20-99)
4248 Beer, wine, & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 16 278,346 32,257 674
42481 Beer & ale merchant wholesalers 11 275,793 31,846 662
42482 Wine & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 5 2,553 411 12
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 97 D D (1000-2499)
42491 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers 14 D D (20-99)
4249101 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers - farm dealers 9 D D (20-99)
4249102 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers - whsle distributors 5 D D (20-99)
42492 Book, periodical, & newspaper merchant wholesalers 21 D D (250-499)
42493 Flowers & florists' supplies merchant wholesalers 18 D D (100-249)
42494 Tobacco & tobacco product merchant wholesalers 8 D D (500-999)
42495 Paint, varnish, & supp merchant wholesalers 4 D D (1-19)
42499 Other misc nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 32 D D (100-249)
4249901 Art goods merchant wholesalers 12 5,874 1,333 43
4249902 General merch (nondurable goods) merchant wholesalers 3 D D (20-99)
4249904 Other nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 17 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 170 1,587,531 36,286 855
42512 Wholesale trade agents & brokers 170 1,587,531 36,286 855
4251203 Agents & brokers, durable goods 113 877,528 23,155 603
42512031 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies agents & brokers 6 D D (100-249)
42512032 Furniture & home furnishings agents & brokers 10 D D (20-99)
42512033 Lumber & other construction materials agents & brokers 16 D D (20-99)
42512034 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies agents & brokers 9 D D (20-99)
42512035 Metal & mineral (exc petroleum) agents & brokers 2 D D (1-19)
42512036 Electrical & electronic goods agents & brokers 29 241,017 7,623 158
42512037 Hardware, plumbing, & heating equipment & supp agents & brokers 6 D D (20-99)
42512038 Machinery, equipment, & supplies agents & brokers 18 41,198 1,692 36
42512039 Miscellaneous durable goods agents & brokers 17 83,632 3,220 58
4251204 Agents & brokers, nondurable goods 57 710,003 13,131 252
42512041 Paper & paper products agents & brokers 6 D D (1-19)
42512042 Drugs & druggists' sundries agents & brokers 1 D D (1-19)
42512043 Apparel, piece goods, & notions agents & brokers 13 D D (1-19)
42512044 Grocery & related products agents & brokers 9 278,989 4,273 53
42512046 Chemical & allied products agents & brokers 8 29,448 576 12
42512047 Petroleum & petroleum products agents & brokers 1 D D (1-19)
42512048 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage agents & brokers 4 278,819 5,611 117
42512049 Miscellaneous nondurable goods agents & brokers 15 67,057 1,471 34


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