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2002 Economic Census
Wholesale Trade
Essex County, NJ     open pdf map in new window

2007 Economic Census data are
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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 1,358 18,657,856 1,073,914 19,929
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 753 10,436,141 553,400 10,683
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 525 6,783,633 495,092 8,633
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 80 1,438,082 25,422 613

 

 

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 753 10,436,141 553,400 10,683
4231 Mtr vehicle & parts & supplies merchant wholesalers 68 D D (500-999)
42311 Automobile & other mtr vehicle merchant wholesalers 12 D D (250-499)
4231101 Automobile & motorcycle merchant wholesalers 8 D D (100-249)
42312 Mtr vehicle supplies & new parts merchant wholesalers 40 D D (250-499)
4231201 Mtr veh supp & new parts merchant wholesalers - wrehse dist 22 D D (250-499)
4232 Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers 65 D D (500-999)
42321 Furniture merchant wholesalers 22 D D (250-499)
42322 Home furnishing merchant wholesalers 43 D D (250-499)
4232201 Household china & crockery merchant wholesalers 11 96,446 3,965 108
4232203 Floor coverings merchant wholesalers 10 D D (100-249)
4233 Lumber & other const material merchant wholesalers 38 D D (250-499)
42331 Lumber, plywood, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 19 92,876 8,188 180
4233102 Lumber with yard merchant wholesalers 3 D D (20-99)
42332 Brick, stone, & const material merchant wholesalers 11 63,026 7,640 113
4233201 Brick, block, tile, & sewer pipe merchant wholesalers 10 D D (100-249)
4234 Prof & commercial equip & supp merchant wholesalers 117 1,848,581 179,282 3,039
42341 Photo equip & supp merchant wholesalers 4 D D (100-249)
42342 Office equipment merchant wholesalers 26 D D (1000-2499)
42343 Comp & perphl equip & software merchant wholesalers 35 D D (250-499)
4234301 Computer & peripheral equip merchant wholesalers 29 D D (250-499)
42343012 Computer & perphl equip for end use merchant wholesalers 23 D D (250-499)
42344 Other commercial equipment merchant wholesalers 22 83,356 13,372 303
4234401 Restaurant & hotel equip & supp merchant wholesalers 14 D D (20-99)
4234402 Store machines & equipment merchant wholesalers 8 D D (100-249)
42345 Med, dental, & hosp equip & supp merchant wholesalers 20 D D (250-499)
4234501 Surgical, medic, & hospital supp merchant wholesalers 17 D D (250-499)
4235 Metal & mineral (exc petrol) merchant wholesalers 35 D D (250-499)
42351 Metal service centers & other metal merchant wholesalers 33 D D (250-499)
4235101 Ferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 26 D D (250-499)
42351012 Ferrous metal sales offices merchant wholesalers 7 D D (20-99)
4235102 Nonferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 7 D D (20-99)
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 96 686,847 99,043 1,631
42361 Elec appar & equip & wiring supp merchant wholesalers 32 208,616 22,668 463
42369 Other electronic parts & equip merchant wholesalers 55 D D (1000-2499)
4236901 Communications equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 22 D D (250-499)
4236902 Electr parts (exc comm equip) merchant wholesalers 33 D D (500-999)
4237 Hrdwr, plumb & heat equip & supp merchant wholesalers 58 240,129 33,377 717
42373 Warm air heating & AC equip merchant wholesalers 14 D D (250-499)
42374 Refrigeration equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 3 D D (20-99)
4238 Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers 164 2,010,059 91,308 1,897
42383 Industrial machinery & equipment merchant wholesalers 90 345,917 45,205 917
4238303 General-purpose ind mach & equip merchant wholesalers 28 109,865 15,529 277
4238305 Materials handling equipment merchant wholesalers 13 D D (100-249)
4238307 Oth industrial machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 20 D D (100-249)
42384 Industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 42 D D (500-999)
4238401 General-line industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 4 D D (100-249)
4238402 Mechanical power transmsn supp merchant wholesalers 10 D D (100-249)
4238406 Other industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 12 D D (250-499)
42385 Service estab equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 11 D D (20-99)
42386 Trans equip & supp (exc mtr veh) merchant wholesalers 7 D D (100-249)
4238602 Marine machinery, equip, & supp merchant wholesalers 2 D D (100-249)
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 112 D D (1000-2499)
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 36 266,146 25,496 641
4239301 Iron & steel scrap merchant wholesalers - processors & dealers 13 155,645 16,031 340
42393011 Iron & steel scrap merchant wholesalers - (power) processors 10 D D (250-499)
4239303 Other recyclable materials merchant wholesalers 17 D D (100-249)
42394 Jewelry, watch, prec stone, & prec metal merchant wholesalers 20 D D (20-99)
42399 Other misc durable goods merchant wholesalers 38 D D (100-249)
4239903 General merch (durable goods) merchant wholesalers 16 D D (20-99)
4239905 Fire safety equipment merchant wholesalers 4 D D (1-19)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 525 6,783,633 495,092 8,633
4241 Paper & paper product merchant wholesalers 65 354,643 39,541 685
42412 Stationery & office supplies merchant wholesalers 22 96,611 10,501 162
4242 Drugs & druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 50 D D (2500-4999)
4242102 Specialty-line drugs merchant wholesalers 34 D D (2500-4999)
4243 Apparel, piece goods, & notions merchant wholesalers 59 D D (250-499)
42431 Piece goods, notions, oth dry gd merchant wholesalers 14 D D (20-99)
42433 Women's & child clthng & access merchant wholesalers 25 D D (250-499)
4244 Grocery & related product merchant wholesalers 154 1,307,375 80,991 2,277
42443 Dairy prod (exc dried/canned) merchant wholesalers 9 278,758 14,483 349
4244302 Dairy prod (exc raw milk) merchant wholesalers 9 278,758 14,483 349
42446 Fish & seafood merchant wholesalers 8 D D (20-99)
42448 Fresh fruit & vegetable merchant wholesalers 23 422,145 16,503 412
42449 Other grocery & related products merchant wholesalers 48 D D (250-499)
4245 Farm products raw materials merchant wholesalers 3 D D (20-99)
42459 Other farm product raw materials merchant wholesalers 1 D D (1-19)
4246 Chemicals & allied products merchant wholesalers 59 D D (500-999)
42461 Plastics materials & basic forms merchant wholesalers 12 D D (100-249)
42469 Other chemicals & allied prods merchant wholesalers 47 D D (250-499)
4247 Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers 24 694,068 9,805 243
42471 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 10 D D (100-249)
4247101 Petrol bulk stations & term (exc LP) 10 D D (100-249)
42471012 Petroleum bulk terminals (exc LP) 4 D D (20-99)
4248 Beer, wine, & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 12 D D (250-499)
42482 Wine & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 9 D D (100-249)
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 99 D D (500-999)
42491 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers 7 D D (20-99)
4249101 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers - farm dealers 3 D D (20-99)
42494 Tobacco & tobacco product merchant wholesalers 12 D D (100-249)
42499 Other misc nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 54 D D (100-249)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 80 1,438,082 25,422 613
42512 Wholesale trade agents & brokers 80 1,438,082 25,422 613
4251203 Agents & brokers, durable goods 54 1,158,467 17,152 485
42512031 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies agents & brokers 4 D D (250-499)
42512036 Electrical & electronic goods agents & brokers 15 324,268 6,773 110
42512038 Machinery, equipment, & supplies agents & brokers 12 121,715 2,407 46
42512039 Miscellaneous durable goods agents & brokers 5 D D (1-19)
4251204 Agents & brokers, nondurable goods 26 279,615 8,270 128
42512043 Apparel, piece goods, & notions agents & brokers 7 40,182 2,431 38
42512044 Grocery & related products agents & brokers 7 188,700 4,067 58
42512046 Chemical & allied products agents & brokers 4 22,645 558 9


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