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2002 Economic Census
Wholesale Trade
Berks County, PA     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. 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 442 2,912,109 257,479 6,148
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 281 1,397,605 159,689 3,912
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 132 1,375,477 90,032 2,118
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 29 139,027 7,758 118

 

 

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 281 1,397,605 159,689 3,912
4231 Mtr vehicle & parts & supplies merchant wholesalers 25 233,400 10,546 299
42311 Automobile & other mtr vehicle merchant wholesalers 10 205,257 6,458 156
4231104 Medium truck & tractor merchant wholesalers 2 D D (20-99)
4231105 Heavy truck & tractor merchant wholesalers 4 D D (20-99)
42312 Mtr vehicle supplies & new parts merchant wholesalers 12 D D (100-249)
4232 Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers 15 D D (100-249)
4233 Lumber & other const material merchant wholesalers 33 293,960 25,923 633
42331 Lumber, plywood, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 14 112,402 6,918 190
4233102 Lumber with yard merchant wholesalers 1 D D (1-19)
42332 Brick, stone, & const material merchant wholesalers 8 D D (100-249)
4233201 Brick, block, tile, & sewer pipe merchant wholesalers 4 D D (20-99)
4233203 Cement, lime, & related products merchant wholesalers 2 D D (20-99)
42339 Other construction material merchant wholesalers 5 D D (100-249)
4234 Prof & commercial equip & supp merchant wholesalers 39 201,229 31,848 715
42344 Other commercial equipment merchant wholesalers 5 D D (100-249)
4234401 Restaurant & hotel equip & supp merchant wholesalers 3 D D (100-249)
4235 Metal & mineral (exc petrol) merchant wholesalers 7 D D (100-249)
42351 Metal service centers & other metal merchant wholesalers 7 D D (100-249)
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 18 155,268 22,688 430
42361 Elec appar & equip & wiring supp merchant wholesalers 9 135,122 18,828 335
4237 Hrdwr, plumb & heat equip & supp merchant wholesalers 31 98,998 10,110 253
4238 Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers 76 225,424 36,831 844
42383 Industrial machinery & equipment merchant wholesalers 36 88,496 19,292 419
4238305 Materials handling equipment merchant wholesalers 10 48,163 9,874 195
42384 Industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 20 80,342 10,398 215
4238405 Industrial valves & fittings merchant wholesalers 1 D D (100-249)
42385 Service estab equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 6 17,482 2,935 77
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 37 D D (500-999)
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 9 44,319 3,169 135
42399 Other misc durable goods merchant wholesalers 14 24,553 3,009 117

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 132 1,375,477 90,032 2,118
4241 Paper & paper product merchant wholesalers 16 D D (250-499)
4244 Grocery & related product merchant wholesalers 34 735,082 43,636 1,030
42443 Dairy prod (exc dried/canned) merchant wholesalers 2 D D (20-99)
42449 Other grocery & related products merchant wholesalers 10 505,348 35,734 814
4245 Farm products raw materials merchant wholesalers 2 D D (20-99)
4246 Chemicals & allied products merchant wholesalers 15 D D (250-499)
42469 Other chemicals & allied prods merchant wholesalers 12 D D (100-249)
4247 Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers 12 204,185 2,856 61
42471 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 9 D D (20-99)
4247101 Petrol bulk stations & term (exc LP) 7 D D (20-99)
42471012 Petroleum bulk terminals (exc LP) 3 D D (20-99)
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 27 41,637 5,484 201
42499 Other misc nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 10 10,736 741 30

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 29 139,027 7,758 118
42511 Business to business electronic markets 1 D D (1-19)
42512 Wholesale trade agents & brokers 28 D D (100-249)
4251203 Agents & brokers, durable goods 20 D D (20-99)
42512033 Lumber & other construction materials agents & brokers 2 D D (1-19)
42512034 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies agents & brokers 4 49,627 5,835 47
42512038 Machinery, equipment, & supplies agents & brokers 5 D D (1-19)
4251204 Agents & brokers, nondurable goods 8 D D (20-99)


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