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2002 Economic Census
Wholesale Trade
North Charleston city, SC     open pdf map in new window

2007 Economic Census data are
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See also the current Industry Statistics Sampler.
 

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 216 1,618,893 121,512 3,114
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 156 925,570 88,939 2,145
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 56 D D (500-999)
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 4 D D (20-99)

 

 

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 156 925,570 88,939 2,145
4231 Mtr vehicle & parts & supplies merchant wholesalers 22 360,167 16,108 383
42311 Automobile & other mtr vehicle merchant wholesalers 6 D D (100-249)
42312 Mtr vehicle supplies & new parts merchant wholesalers 13 D D (100-249)
4232 Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers 13 D D (20-99)
4233 Lumber & other const material merchant wholesalers 14 60,927 3,613 98
42331 Lumber, plywood, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 4 D D (20-99)
4234 Prof & commercial equip & supp merchant wholesalers 27 214,480 29,314 588
42345 Med, dental, & hosp equip & supp merchant wholesalers 2 D D (100-249)
4234501 Surgical, medic, & hospital supp merchant wholesalers 2 D D (100-249)
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 18 61,872 11,897 346
4237 Hrdwr, plumb & heat equip & supp merchant wholesalers 19 64,812 7,696 171
4238 Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers 32 110,747 14,979 363
42383 Industrial machinery & equipment merchant wholesalers 15 68,540 8,793 202
42384 Industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 11 25,483 4,016 91

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 56 D D (500-999)
4241 Paper & paper product merchant wholesalers 7 80,838 3,023 72
4244 Grocery & related product merchant wholesalers 16 154,288 12,544 402
4246 Chemicals & allied products merchant wholesalers 8 57,781 2,883 82
42469 Other chemicals & allied prods merchant wholesalers 5 D D (20-99)
4247 Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers 7 D D (20-99)
42471 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 3 161,882 1,343 38
4247101 Petrol bulk stations & term (exc LP) 3 161,882 1,343 38
42471012 Petroleum bulk terminals (exc LP) 3 161,882 1,343 38
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 10 27,027 2,778 95
42499 Other misc nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 4 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 4 D D (20-99)
42512 Wholesale trade agents & brokers 4 D D (20-99)
4251203 Agents & brokers, durable goods 3 D D (20-99)
4251204 Agents & brokers, nondurable goods 1 D D (1-19)
42512044 Grocery & related products agents & brokers 1 D D (1-19)


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