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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 17,870 173,539,688 9,737,824 186,600
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 8,219 D D (50k-99k)
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 8,983 107,674,795 5,686,001 106,065
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 668 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 8,219 D D (50k-99k)
4231 Mtr vehicle & parts & supplies merchant wholesalers 442 1,045,794 117,493 3,640
42311 Automobile & other mtr vehicle merchant wholesalers 88 381,185 29,685 676
4231104 Medium truck & tractor merchant wholesalers 6 D D (100-249)
4231105 Heavy truck & tractor merchant wholesalers 11 D D (100-249)
42312 Mtr vehicle supplies & new parts merchant wholesalers 250 537,716 72,356 2,458
4231201 Mtr veh supp & new parts merchant wholesalers - wrehse dist 128 D D (1000-2499)
4231202 Mtr veh supp & new parts merchant wholesalers - jobbers 119 263,204 43,244 1,416
42313 Tire & tube merchant wholesalers 21 D D (100-249)
42314 Motor vehicle parts (used) merchant wholesalers 83 D D (250-499)
4232 Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers 920 5,893,920 470,619 9,431
42321 Furniture merchant wholesalers 288 1,853,654 173,129 3,028
4232101 Household & lawn furniture merchant wholesalers 176 593,035 56,307 1,347
4232102 Office & business furniture merchant wholesalers 112 1,260,619 116,822 1,681
42322 Home furnishing merchant wholesalers 632 4,040,266 297,490 6,403
4232201 Household china & crockery merchant wholesalers 71 D D (500-999)
4232202 Linens, draperies, & curtains merchant wholesalers 189 2,370,000 126,922 2,648
4232203 Floor coverings merchant wholesalers 179 680,424 84,379 1,492
4232204 Other home furnishing merchant wholesalers 193 D D (1000-2499)
4233 Lumber & other const material merchant wholesalers 252 1,041,565 110,101 2,385
42331 Lumber, plywood, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 107 510,797 54,981 1,128
4233102 Lumber with yard merchant wholesalers 17 D D (100-249)
4233103 Plywood, millwork, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 70 D D (500-999)
42332 Brick, stone, & const material merchant wholesalers 70 D D (500-999)
4233201 Brick, block, tile, & sewer pipe merchant wholesalers 35 D D (250-499)
4233202 Sand, gravel, & stone merchant wholesalers 24 D D (100-249)
42333 Roofing, siding, & insul mat merchant wholesalers 29 D D (250-499)
42339 Other construction material merchant wholesalers 46 D D (250-499)
4233901 Flat glass & other const glass merchant wholesalers 10 D D (20-99)
4234 Prof & commercial equip & supp merchant wholesalers 964 6,065,189 937,145 15,987
42341 Photo equip & supp merchant wholesalers 77 D D (500-999)
42342 Office equipment merchant wholesalers 99 1,047,059 196,169 4,038
42343 Comp & perphl equip & software merchant wholesalers 300 3,306,241 540,429 7,346
4234301 Computer & peripheral equip merchant wholesalers 248 D D (5000-9999)
42343011 Computer & perphl equip for resale merchant wholesalers 93 D D (500-999)
42343012 Computer & perphl equip for end use merchant wholesalers 155 2,086,812 409,850 5,398
4234302 Computer software (packaged) merchant wholesalers 52 D D (1000-2499)
42344 Other commercial equipment merchant wholesalers 178 D D (1000-2499)
4234401 Restaurant & hotel equip & supp merchant wholesalers 116 D D (500-999)
4234402 Store machines & equipment merchant wholesalers 62 D D (250-499)
42345 Med, dental, & hosp equip & supp merchant wholesalers 181 538,876 64,349 1,420
4234501 Surgical, medic, & hospital supp merchant wholesalers 156 D D (1000-2499)
4234502 Dental equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 25 D D (100-249)
42346 Ophthalmic goods merchant wholesalers 67 260,411 35,261 760
42349 Other professional equip & supp merchant wholesalers 62 D D (250-499)
4234901 Religious & school supplies merchant wholesalers 26 D D (250-499)
4234902 Srvyng & oth prof equip & supp merchant wholesalers 36 D D (100-249)
4235 Metal & mineral (exc petrol) merchant wholesalers 209 D D (1000-2499)
42351 Metal service centers & other metal merchant wholesalers 186 6,294,470 165,721 1,984
4235101 Ferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 136 D D (1000-2499)
42351011 Ferrous metal service centers merchant wholesalers 81 D D (1000-2499)
42351012 Ferrous metal sales offices merchant wholesalers 55 D D (250-499)
4235102 Nonferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 50 D D (250-499)
42351021 Nonferrous metal service centers merchant wholesalers 37 D D (250-499)
42352 Coal & other mineral & ore merchant wholesalers 23 D D (20-99)
4235202 Other mineral & ore merchant wholesalers 14 D D (20-99)
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 776 3,866,968 520,729 8,740
42361 Elec appar & equip & wiring supp merchant wholesalers 243 817,491 105,180 2,077
42362 Electric appliance, TV & radio merchant wholesalers 142 D D (1000-2499)
42369 Other electronic parts & equip merchant wholesalers 391 D D (5000-9999)
4236901 Communications equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 201 1,207,022 298,896 4,208
4236902 Electr parts (exc comm equip) merchant wholesalers 190 D D (1000-2499)
4237 Hrdwr, plumb & heat equip & supp merchant wholesalers 338 1,170,695 153,359 3,206
42371 Hardware merchant wholesalers 141 385,483 53,526 1,213
42372 Plumbing & heating equip & supp merchant wholesalers 115 300,544 41,840 919
42373 Warm air heating & AC equip merchant wholesalers 58 D D (500-999)
42374 Refrigeration equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 24 D D (250-499)
4238 Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers 630 2,100,432 273,280 6,060
42381 Const & mining machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 27 D D (100-249)
42383 Industrial machinery & equipment merchant wholesalers 293 503,705 70,293 1,571
4238302 Hydrlc & pneumatic mach & equip merchant wholesalers 34 D D (100-249)
42383021 Hydrlc & pneumatic pmps & motors merchant wholesalers 25 D D (100-249)
4238303 General-purpose ind mach & equip merchant wholesalers 100 D D (250-499)
4238304 Metalworking machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 25 D D (100-249)
4238305 Materials handling equipment merchant wholesalers 33 D D (100-249)
4238307 Oth industrial machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 73 D D (250-499)
42384 Industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 138 743,329 127,666 2,838
4238403 Welding supplies merchant wholesalers 11 D D (20-99)
4238404 Industrial containers & supplies merchant wholesalers 32 524,913 104,822 2,320
4238406 Other industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 51 D D (250-499)
42385 Service estab equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 117 D D (1000-2499)
4238501 Beauty & barber equip & supp merchant wholesalers 23 D D (250-499)
4238502 Custodial equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 41 D D (250-499)
4238503 Laundry & dry-cleaning equipment merchant wholesalers 13 39,580 6,364 116
4238504 Other service estab equip & supp merchant wholesalers 40 D D (250-499)
42386 Trans equip & supp (exc mtr veh) merchant wholesalers 34 D D (250-499)
4238601 Aircraft & aeronautical equip merchant wholesalers 19 D D (100-249)
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 3,688 D D (10k-24k)
42391 Sporting & rec goods & supplies merchant wholesalers 74 D D (250-499)
42392 Toy & hobby goods & supplies merchant wholesalers 145 D D (1000-2499)
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 153 D D (2500-4999)
4239301 Iron & steel scrap merchant wholesalers - processors & dealers 47 136,530 13,990 366
4239303 Other recyclable materials merchant wholesalers 82 D D (1000-2499)
42394 Jewelry, watch, prec stone, & prec metal merchant wholesalers 2,619 D D (10k-24k)
4239401 Jewelry, watch, prec stone & silverware merchant wholesalers 2,508 D D (10k-24k)
4239402 Precious metal (except ore) merchant wholesalers 111 D D (500-999)
42399 Other misc durable goods merchant wholesalers 697 D D (2500-4999)
4239901 Musical instruments & supplies merchant wholesalers 31 D D (100-249)
4239903 General merch (durable goods) merchant wholesalers 201 D D (500-999)
4239904 Prerecorded media merchant wholesalers 146 D D (1000-2499)
42399041 CDs, audio tapes, & records merchant wholesalers 92 D D (1000-2499)
42399042 Prerecorded video tapes merchant wholesalers 54 D D (500-999)
4239905 Fire safety equipment merchant wholesalers 41 D D (100-249)
4239906 Other durable goods merchant wholesalers 220 D D (500-999)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 8,983 107,674,795 5,686,001 106,065
4241 Paper & paper product merchant wholesalers 510 D D (2500-4999)
42411 Printing & writing paper merchant wholesalers 59 1,815,863 68,106 872
42412 Stationery & office supplies merchant wholesalers 231 D D (1000-2499)
42413 Industrial & personal serv paper merchant wholesalers 220 D D (1000-2499)
4242 Drugs & druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 377 28,743,865 1,012,910 12,753
4242101 General-line drugs merchant wholesalers 177 3,235,031 116,751 2,027
4242102 Specialty-line drugs merchant wholesalers 200 25,508,834 896,159 10,726
4243 Apparel, piece goods, & notions merchant wholesalers 3,913 35,759,425 2,621,719 47,552
42431 Piece goods, notions, oth dry gd merchant wholesalers 940 D D (5000-9999)
4243101 Piece goods merchant wholesalers - jobbers 685 3,811,209 258,569 5,274
4243102 Notions & other dry goods merchant wholesalers 255 D D (1000-2499)
42432 Men's & boys' clothing & access merchant wholesalers 709 6,203,844 420,834 8,310
42433 Women's & child clthng & access merchant wholesalers 2,044 23,870,272 1,751,554 29,602
42434 Footwear merchant wholesalers 220 D D (2500-4999)
4244 Grocery & related product merchant wholesalers 2,066 14,120,826 791,024 22,025
42441 General line grocery merchant wholesalers 200 D D (1000-2499)
42442 Packaged frozen food merchant wholesalers 161 973,869 46,915 1,394
42443 Dairy prod (exc dried/canned) merchant wholesalers 126 D D (1000-2499)
4244302 Dairy prod (exc raw milk) merchant wholesalers 121 D D (1000-2499)
42444 Poultry & poultry prod merchant wholesalers 41 D D (250-499)
4244402 Poultry & pltry prods (exc live) merchant wholesalers 34 D D (250-499)
42445 Confectionery merchant wholesalers 82 D D (500-999)
42446 Fish & seafood merchant wholesalers 185 800,849 52,546 1,465
42447 Meat & meat product merchant wholesalers 253 D D (2500-4999)
42448 Fresh fruit & vegetable merchant wholesalers 293 2,406,301 158,164 3,634
42449 Other grocery & related products merchant wholesalers 725 D D (5000-9999)
4244901 Coffee, tea, & spice merchant wholesalers 79 897,724 26,107 545
4244902 Bread & baked goods merchant wholesalers 136 D D (1000-2499)
4244903 Soft drinks merchant wholesalers 189 D D (2500-4999)
4244904 Canned goods merchant wholesalers 75 D D (500-999)
4244905 Food & beverage basic material merchant wholesalers 31 D D (100-249)
4244906 Other grocery specialties merchant wholesalers 215 D D (1000-2499)
4245 Farm products raw materials merchant wholesalers 89 D D (500-999)
42459 Other farm product raw materials merchant wholesalers 60 D D (250-499)
4245901 Hides, skins, & pelts merchant wholesalers 33 D D (100-249)
4246 Chemicals & allied products merchant wholesalers 249 6,478,865 164,472 2,189
42461 Plastics materials & basic forms merchant wholesalers 73 D D (250-499)
42469 Other chemicals & allied prods merchant wholesalers 176 D D (1000-2499)
4246901 Industrial gases (exc LP) merchant wholesalers 7 D D (20-99)
4247 Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers 78 3,143,598 51,812 1,027
42471 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 35 1,573,661 23,367 507
4247101 Petrol bulk stations & term (exc LP) 35 1,573,661 23,367 507
42471011 Petroleum bulk stations (exc LP) 17 D D (100-249)
42471012 Petroleum bulk terminals (exc LP) 18 D D (250-499)
42472 Petrol & petrol prod merchant wholesalers (exc bulk) 43 1,569,937 28,445 520
4248 Beer, wine, & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 174 5,172,723 307,844 5,361
42481 Beer & ale merchant wholesalers 88 D D (1000-2499)
42482 Wine & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 86 D D (2500-4999)
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 1,527 D D (5000-9999)
42491 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers 45 2,164,106 32,739 443
4249101 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers - farm dealers 24 D D (250-499)
4249102 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers - whsle distributors 21 D D (100-249)
42492 Book, periodical, & newspaper merchant wholesalers 212 2,768,013 165,990 2,878
42493 Flowers & florists' supplies merchant wholesalers 112 168,920 24,627 642
42494 Tobacco & tobacco product merchant wholesalers 83 927,688 23,278 674
42495 Paint, varnish, & supp merchant wholesalers 58 D D (500-999)
42499 Other misc nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 1,017 D D (2500-4999)
4249901 Art goods merchant wholesalers 333 730,313 83,026 1,828
4249902 General merch (nondurable goods) merchant wholesalers 208 1,459,011 52,002 943
4249903 Textile bags, bagging, & burlap merchant wholesalers 45 D D (100-249)
4249904 Other nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 431 D D (1000-2499)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 668 D D (2500-4999)
42511 Business to business electronic markets 3 D D (20-99)
42512 Wholesale trade agents & brokers 665 D D (2500-4999)
4251203 Agents & brokers, durable goods 212 D D (1000-2499)
42512032 Furniture & home furnishings agents & brokers 60 539,463 17,079 307
42512033 Lumber & other construction materials agents & brokers 9 D D (20-99)
42512034 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies agents & brokers 16 D D (20-99)
42512035 Metal & mineral (exc petroleum) agents & brokers 13 D D (20-99)
42512036 Electrical & electronic goods agents & brokers 25 560,208 17,240 176
42512037 Hardware, plumbing, & heating equipment & supp agents & brokers 8 D D (20-99)
42512038 Machinery, equipment, & supplies agents & brokers 22 285,068 6,725 106
42512039 Miscellaneous durable goods agents & brokers 54 259,185 7,397 243
4251204 Agents & brokers, nondurable goods 453 D D (2500-4999)
42512041 Paper & paper products agents & brokers 20 101,055 3,692 85
42512043 Apparel, piece goods, & notions agents & brokers 334 3,008,671 88,196 1,604
42512044 Grocery & related products agents & brokers 24 D D (1000-2499)
42512045 Farm products raw materials agents & brokers 6 D D (20-99)
42512046 Chemical & allied products agents & brokers 4 D D (1-19)
42512049 Miscellaneous nondurable goods agents & brokers 56 2,668,847 17,676 261


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