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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 16,000 166,446,529 9,635,439 234,663
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 10,149 78,589,846 5,781,595 138,354
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 4,316 70,045,056 3,462,211 86,233
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 1,535 17,811,627 391,633 10,076

 

 

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 10,149 78,589,846 5,781,595 138,354
4231 Mtr vehicle & parts & supplies merchant wholesalers 1,089 23,654,741 605,669 17,082
42311 Automobile & other mtr vehicle merchant wholesalers 257 17,188,250 175,238 4,821
4231101 Automobile & motorcycle merchant wholesalers 104 14,995,950 35,628 1,032
4231102 Bus & RV merchant wholesalers 14 104,920 9,101 227
4231103 Light truck & van merchant wholesalers 14 117,912 7,572 212
4231104 Medium truck & tractor merchant wholesalers 19 292,756 17,684 433
4231105 Heavy truck & tractor merchant wholesalers 106 1,676,712 105,253 2,917
42312 Mtr vehicle supplies & new parts merchant wholesalers 626 5,463,031 353,386 10,029
4231201 Mtr veh supp & new parts merchant wholesalers - wrehse dist 282 2,180,633 161,975 5,015
4231202 Mtr veh supp & new parts merchant wholesalers - jobbers 322 3,074,437 162,282 4,446
4231203 Petrol products marketing equip merchant wholesalers 22 207,961 29,129 568
42313 Tire & tube merchant wholesalers 84 858,990 54,493 1,352
42314 Motor vehicle parts (used) merchant wholesalers 122 144,470 22,552 880
4232 Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers 377 2,191,247 203,601 5,134
42321 Furniture merchant wholesalers 184 788,476 79,927 2,120
4232101 Household & lawn furniture merchant wholesalers 78 D D (250-499)
4232102 Office & business furniture merchant wholesalers 106 D D (1000-2499)
42322 Home furnishing merchant wholesalers 193 1,402,771 123,674 3,014
4232201 Household china & crockery merchant wholesalers 23 D D (100-249)
4232202 Linens, draperies, & curtains merchant wholesalers 24 461,902 45,263 1,027
4232203 Floor coverings merchant wholesalers 86 600,159 53,846 1,279
4232204 Other home furnishing merchant wholesalers 60 D D (250-499)
4233 Lumber & other const material merchant wholesalers 700 3,750,348 359,996 9,068
42331 Lumber, plywood, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 329 1,945,722 171,703 4,590
4233101 Lumber without yard merchant wholesalers 64 435,278 18,988 497
4233102 Lumber with yard merchant wholesalers 57 428,257 33,006 845
4233103 Plywood, millwork, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 208 1,082,187 119,709 3,248
42332 Brick, stone, & const material merchant wholesalers 114 418,167 33,423 857
4233201 Brick, block, tile, & sewer pipe merchant wholesalers 43 146,353 16,046 406
4233202 Sand, gravel, & stone merchant wholesalers 45 134,077 9,377 271
4233203 Cement, lime, & related products merchant wholesalers 26 137,737 8,000 180
42333 Roofing, siding, & insul mat merchant wholesalers 132 1,050,532 101,087 2,108
42339 Other construction material merchant wholesalers 125 335,927 53,783 1,513
4233901 Flat glass & other const glass merchant wholesalers 28 43,429 7,803 229
4234 Prof & commercial equip & supp merchant wholesalers 1,270 10,886,241 1,220,171 24,996
42341 Photo equip & supp merchant wholesalers 33 339,564 26,934 553
42342 Office equipment merchant wholesalers 212 987,682 194,607 5,055
42343 Comp & perphl equip & software merchant wholesalers 410 3,502,890 519,772 7,763
4234301 Computer & peripheral equip merchant wholesalers 331 D D (5000-9999)
42343011 Computer & perphl equip for resale merchant wholesalers 75 D D (1000-2499)
42343012 Computer & perphl equip for end use merchant wholesalers 256 2,490,449 392,655 5,457
4234302 Computer software (packaged) merchant wholesalers 79 D D (500-999)
42344 Other commercial equipment merchant wholesalers 178 1,194,658 115,206 3,213
4234401 Restaurant & hotel equip & supp merchant wholesalers 111 943,556 78,327 2,170
4234402 Store machines & equipment merchant wholesalers 67 251,102 36,879 1,043
42345 Med, dental, & hosp equip & supp merchant wholesalers 304 2,527,866 251,861 4,967
4234501 Surgical, medic, & hospital supp merchant wholesalers 269 2,408,879 227,822 4,522
4234502 Dental equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 35 118,987 24,039 445
42346 Ophthalmic goods merchant wholesalers 35 184,508 31,923 1,078
42349 Other professional equip & supp merchant wholesalers 98 2,149,073 79,868 2,367
4234901 Religious & school supplies merchant wholesalers 11 D D (1000-2499)
4234902 Srvyng & oth prof equip & supp merchant wholesalers 87 D D (500-999)
4235 Metal & mineral (exc petrol) merchant wholesalers 659 8,704,065 462,935 10,241
42351 Metal service centers & other metal merchant wholesalers 626 8,118,693 449,285 10,029
4235101 Ferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 520 7,054,267 382,047 8,524
42351011 Ferrous metal service centers merchant wholesalers 358 3,325,204 280,239 6,503
42351012 Ferrous metal sales offices merchant wholesalers 162 3,729,063 101,808 2,021
4235102 Nonferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 106 1,064,426 67,238 1,505
42351021 Nonferrous metal service centers merchant wholesalers 75 950,908 58,249 1,316
42351022 Nonferrous metal sales offices merchant wholesalers 31 113,518 8,989 189
42352 Coal & other mineral & ore merchant wholesalers 33 585,372 13,650 212
4235201 Coal merchant wholesalers 23 D D (100-249)
4235202 Other mineral & ore merchant wholesalers 10 D D (20-99)
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 1,073 6,757,488 628,037 14,501
42361 Elec appar & equip & wiring supp merchant wholesalers 521 3,477,258 304,654 6,769
42362 Electric appliance, TV & radio merchant wholesalers 99 1,067,007 65,068 2,047
42369 Other electronic parts & equip merchant wholesalers 453 2,213,223 258,315 5,685
4236901 Communications equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 217 766,665 117,503 2,641
4236902 Electr parts (exc comm equip) merchant wholesalers 236 1,446,558 140,812 3,044
4237 Hrdwr, plumb & heat equip & supp merchant wholesalers 797 3,506,149 411,644 9,993
42371 Hardware merchant wholesalers 308 1,491,259 202,854 4,747
42372 Plumbing & heating equip & supp merchant wholesalers 212 1,088,643 97,782 2,470
42373 Warm air heating & AC equip merchant wholesalers 240 822,526 97,621 2,440
42374 Refrigeration equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 37 103,721 13,387 336
4238 Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers 3,039 14,058,459 1,450,134 34,643
42381 Const & mining machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 186 D D (2500-4999)
42382 Farm & garden machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 313 2,524,689 129,760 3,904
4238201 Farm machinery & equip merchant wholesalers - farm dealers 223 D D (2500-4999)
4238202 Farm machinery & equip merchant wholesalers - whsle dist 60 D D (250-499)
4238203 Lawn & garden machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 30 1,276,207 32,769 849
42383 Industrial machinery & equipment merchant wholesalers 1,680 5,733,472 793,115 17,801
4238301 Food-processing mach & equipment merchant wholesalers 54 119,018 20,032 485
4238302 Hydrlc & pneumatic mach & equip merchant wholesalers 234 838,974 106,239 2,455
42383021 Hydrlc & pneumatic pmps & motors merchant wholesalers 82 303,436 31,221 754
42383022 Hydrlc & pneumatic parts & supp merchant wholesalers 152 535,538 75,018 1,701
4238303 General-purpose ind mach & equip merchant wholesalers 590 1,873,999 255,705 5,688
4238304 Metalworking machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 244 683,662 93,394 2,175
4238305 Materials handling equipment merchant wholesalers 238 1,002,385 165,223 3,861
4238306 Oil well/refinery mach & equip merchant wholesalers 54 238,721 31,413 695
4238307 Oth industrial machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 266 976,713 121,109 2,442
42384 Industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 579 2,959,251 272,262 6,668
4238401 General-line industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 56 117,793 17,978 417
4238402 Mechanical power transmsn supp merchant wholesalers 113 876,073 61,975 1,444
4238403 Welding supplies merchant wholesalers 56 148,487 19,936 529
4238404 Industrial containers & supplies merchant wholesalers 89 375,807 36,374 897
4238405 Industrial valves & fittings merchant wholesalers 56 238,551 34,549 855
4238406 Other industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 209 1,202,540 101,450 2,526
42385 Service estab equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 223 D D (1000-2499)
4238501 Beauty & barber equip & supp merchant wholesalers 36 44,260 7,521 328
4238502 Custodial equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 88 236,792 41,336 1,114
4238503 Laundry & dry-cleaning equipment merchant wholesalers 23 39,173 6,205 151
4238504 Other service estab equip & supp merchant wholesalers 76 D D (250-499)
42386 Trans equip & supp (exc mtr veh) merchant wholesalers 58 1,116,657 32,091 823
4238601 Aircraft & aeronautical equip merchant wholesalers 28 D D (250-499)
4238602 Marine machinery, equip, & supp merchant wholesalers 8 9,735 1,869 41
4238603 Other trans equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 22 D D (250-499)
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 1,145 5,081,108 439,408 12,696
42391 Sporting & rec goods & supplies merchant wholesalers 175 842,809 70,031 2,043
42392 Toy & hobby goods & supplies merchant wholesalers 91 233,106 37,315 1,207
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 419 2,217,659 183,680 5,273
4239301 Iron & steel scrap merchant wholesalers - processors & dealers 163 1,158,240 98,605 2,693
42393011 Iron & steel scrap merchant wholesalers - (power) processors 124 822,649 89,287 2,410
42393012 Iron & steel scrap merchant wholesalers - (nonpower) dealers 39 335,591 9,318 283
4239302 Recyclable paper & paperboard merchant wholesalers 94 246,850 36,811 1,137
4239303 Other recyclable materials merchant wholesalers 162 812,569 48,264 1,443
42394 Jewelry, watch, prec stone, & prec metal merchant wholesalers 137 411,745 32,379 1,057
4239401 Jewelry, watch, prec stone & silverware merchant wholesalers 127 377,814 31,698 1,038
4239402 Precious metal (except ore) merchant wholesalers 10 33,931 681 19
42399 Other misc durable goods merchant wholesalers 323 1,375,789 116,003 3,116
4239901 Musical instruments & supplies merchant wholesalers 10 72,224 5,845 166
4239902 Forest products (exc lumber) merchant wholesalers 33 80,420 10,447 251
4239903 General merch (durable goods) merchant wholesalers 95 519,616 48,902 1,331
4239904 Prerecorded media merchant wholesalers 39 D D (250-499)
42399041 CDs, audio tapes, & records merchant wholesalers 25 D D (100-249)
42399042 Prerecorded video tapes merchant wholesalers 14 181,684 4,299 113
4239905 Fire safety equipment merchant wholesalers 37 51,778 10,498 293
4239906 Other durable goods merchant wholesalers 109 D D (500-999)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 4,316 70,045,056 3,462,211 86,233
4241 Paper & paper product merchant wholesalers 611 8,111,921 486,001 12,294
42411 Printing & writing paper merchant wholesalers 100 2,286,065 117,846 2,332
42412 Stationery & office supplies merchant wholesalers 311 1,745,837 191,071 5,849
42413 Industrial & personal serv paper merchant wholesalers 200 4,080,019 177,084 4,113
4242 Drugs & druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 187 10,958,777 272,570 5,832
4242101 General-line drugs merchant wholesalers 96 7,345,861 156,673 3,435
4242102 Specialty-line drugs merchant wholesalers 91 3,612,916 115,897 2,397
4243 Apparel, piece goods, & notions merchant wholesalers 221 1,313,864 146,689 4,261
42431 Piece goods, notions, oth dry gd merchant wholesalers 54 187,399 17,872 456
4243101 Piece goods merchant wholesalers - jobbers 34 118,947 10,195 235
4243102 Notions & other dry goods merchant wholesalers 20 68,452 7,677 221
42432 Men's & boys' clothing & access merchant wholesalers 88 579,793 54,506 1,627
42433 Women's & child clthng & access merchant wholesalers 67 507,416 72,476 2,143
42434 Footwear merchant wholesalers 12 39,256 1,835 35
4244 Grocery & related product merchant wholesalers 943 22,240,884 1,324,786 32,004
42441 General line grocery merchant wholesalers 101 5,206,316 212,928 5,144
4244101 Gen line groc merchant whsle - voluntary group 21 952,501 35,405 1,116
4244102 Gen line groc merchant whsle - retail co-op 1 D D (1-19)
4244103 Other general line groc merchant wholesalers 79 D D (2500-4999)
42442 Packaged frozen food merchant wholesalers 86 1,965,601 124,501 3,100
42443 Dairy prod (exc dried/canned) merchant wholesalers 68 D D (5000-9999)
4244301 Raw milk merchant wholesalers 2 D D (1-19)
4244302 Dairy prod (exc raw milk) merchant wholesalers 66 D D (5000-9999)
42444 Poultry & poultry prod merchant wholesalers 33 406,705 29,657 1,220
4244402 Poultry & pltry prods (exc live) merchant wholesalers 33 406,705 29,657 1,220
42445 Confectionery merchant wholesalers 81 1,137,302 45,876 1,452
42446 Fish & seafood merchant wholesalers 12 D D (100-249)
42447 Meat & meat product merchant wholesalers 70 1,370,170 61,892 1,338
42448 Fresh fruit & vegetable merchant wholesalers 134 1,320,590 111,784 3,011
42449 Other grocery & related products merchant wholesalers 358 7,849,864 344,377 9,880
4244901 Coffee, tea, & spice merchant wholesalers 40 53,437 10,285 368
4244902 Bread & baked goods merchant wholesalers 113 799,371 66,786 1,907
4244903 Soft drinks merchant wholesalers 81 1,810,955 143,591 4,849
4244904 Canned goods merchant wholesalers 19 1,172,256 28,378 731
4244905 Food & beverage basic material merchant wholesalers 11 D D (100-249)
4244906 Other grocery specialties merchant wholesalers 94 D D (1000-2499)
4245 Farm products raw materials merchant wholesalers 257 2,580,562 73,674 2,262
42451 Grain & field bean merchant wholesalers 212 2,115,954 65,240 1,954
42452 Livestock merchant wholesalers 34 424,823 5,909 236
42459 Other farm product raw materials merchant wholesalers 11 39,785 2,525 72
4245901 Hides, skins, & pelts merchant wholesalers 6 D D (20-99)
4245902 Leaf tobacco merchant wholesalers 1 D D (1-19)
4246 Chemicals & allied products merchant wholesalers 678 5,750,342 368,502 8,118
42461 Plastics materials & basic forms merchant wholesalers 186 1,345,113 107,849 2,831
42469 Other chemicals & allied prods merchant wholesalers 492 4,405,229 260,653 5,287
4246901 Industrial gases (exc LP) merchant wholesalers 44 151,705 20,743 491
4247 Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers 228 8,994,224 115,673 2,727
42471 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 126 7,733,205 85,251 1,969
4247101 Petrol bulk stations & term (exc LP) 122 7,727,918 84,663 1,949
42471011 Petroleum bulk stations (exc LP) 73 919,380 47,740 1,274
42471012 Petroleum bulk terminals (exc LP) 49 6,808,538 36,923 675
4247102 LP bulk stations & terminals 4 5,287 588 20
42472 Petrol & petrol prod merchant wholesalers (exc bulk) 102 1,261,019 30,422 758
4248 Beer, wine, & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 127 2,551,232 226,207 5,240
42481 Beer & ale merchant wholesalers 89 1,566,932 171,494 3,847
42482 Wine & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 38 984,300 54,713 1,393
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 1,064 7,543,250 448,109 13,495
42491 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers 275 1,330,951 108,365 2,652
4249101 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers - farm dealers 185 707,128 51,505 1,595
4249102 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers - whsle distributors 90 623,823 56,860 1,057
42492 Book, periodical, & newspaper merchant wholesalers 104 587,400 67,421 2,621
42493 Flowers & florists' supplies merchant wholesalers 152 334,724 61,139 2,089
42494 Tobacco & tobacco product merchant wholesalers 70 3,684,493 54,375 1,743
42495 Paint, varnish, & supp merchant wholesalers 96 430,986 50,515 1,242
42499 Other misc nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 367 1,174,696 106,294 3,148
4249901 Art goods merchant wholesalers 118 473,423 44,520 1,448
4249902 General merch (nondurable goods) merchant wholesalers 63 116,485 16,081 444
4249903 Textile bags, bagging, & burlap merchant wholesalers 8 7,267 1,095 34
4249904 Other nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 178 577,521 44,598 1,222

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 1,535 17,811,627 391,633 10,076
42511 Business to business electronic markets 2 D D (1-19)
42512 Wholesale trade agents & brokers 1,533 D D (10k-24k)
4251203 Agents & brokers, durable goods 1,139 11,818,599 283,676 7,063
42512031 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies agents & brokers 71 4,457,727 50,910 2,368
42512032 Furniture & home furnishings agents & brokers 82 536,034 10,901 211
42512033 Lumber & other construction materials agents & brokers 48 575,176 17,749 296
42512034 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies agents & brokers 111 741,414 40,174 521
42512035 Metal & mineral (exc petroleum) agents & brokers 86 556,574 10,924 231
42512036 Electrical & electronic goods agents & brokers 221 2,052,759 57,207 1,141
42512037 Hardware, plumbing, & heating equipment & supp agents & brokers 101 665,922 17,570 349
42512038 Machinery, equipment, & supplies agents & brokers 343 1,532,947 61,472 1,318
42512039 Miscellaneous durable goods agents & brokers 76 700,046 16,769 628
4251204 Agents & brokers, nondurable goods 394 D D (2500-4999)
42512041 Paper & paper products agents & brokers 55 429,076 11,030 243
42512042 Drugs & druggists' sundries agents & brokers 9 D D (20-99)
42512043 Apparel, piece goods, & notions agents & brokers 42 295,736 4,675 101
42512044 Grocery & related products agents & brokers 110 3,910,656 63,947 1,774
42512045 Farm products raw materials agents & brokers 18 365,410 3,296 255
42512046 Chemical & allied products agents & brokers 60 322,383 10,449 213
42512047 Petroleum & petroleum products agents & brokers 8 121,648 1,320 27
42512048 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage agents & brokers 5 D D (20-99)
42512049 Miscellaneous nondurable goods agents & brokers 87 256,102 6,488 248


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