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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 509 2,714,005 248,004 6,652
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 343 1,348,290 159,747 4,155
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 133 D D (1000-2499)
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 33 D D (250-499)

 

 

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 343 1,348,290 159,747 4,155
4231 Mtr vehicle & parts & supplies merchant wholesalers 36 D D (500-999)
42311 Automobile & other mtr vehicle merchant wholesalers 6 138,101 10,343 255
4231104 Medium truck & tractor merchant wholesalers 1 D D (100-249)
42312 Mtr vehicle supplies & new parts merchant wholesalers 22 D D (250-499)
4232 Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers 16 D D (100-249)
42321 Furniture merchant wholesalers 10 D D (100-249)
4233 Lumber & other const material merchant wholesalers 20 D D (250-499)
42331 Lumber, plywood, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 7 D D (100-249)
42332 Brick, stone, & const material merchant wholesalers 3 D D (1-19)
4234 Prof & commercial equip & supp merchant wholesalers 51 D D (500-999)
4235 Metal & mineral (exc petrol) merchant wholesalers 15 D D (250-499)
42351 Metal service centers & other metal merchant wholesalers 14 D D (250-499)
4235101 Ferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 12 D D (250-499)
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 43 D D (250-499)
42361 Elec appar & equip & wiring supp merchant wholesalers 26 D D (100-249)
4237 Hrdwr, plumb & heat equip & supp merchant wholesalers 35 D D (250-499)
42373 Warm air heating & AC equip merchant wholesalers 15 D D (100-249)
4238 Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers 102 D D (500-999)
42383 Industrial machinery & equipment merchant wholesalers 49 130,339 20,321 524
4238303 General-purpose ind mach & equip merchant wholesalers 20 57,599 8,151 207
42384 Industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 30 52,516 6,683 204
4238406 Other industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 10 D D (20-99)
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 25 D D (100-249)
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 11 D D (100-249)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 133 D D (1000-2499)
4241 Paper & paper product merchant wholesalers 23 D D (100-249)
4244 Grocery & related product merchant wholesalers 22 241,169 28,069 808
42449 Other grocery & related products merchant wholesalers 4 D D (250-499)
4244903 Soft drinks merchant wholesalers 3 D D (250-499)
4246 Chemicals & allied products merchant wholesalers 30 D D (250-499)
42469 Other chemicals & allied prods merchant wholesalers 27 D D (250-499)
4247 Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers 13 D D (100-249)
42471 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 8 290,070 4,399 123
4247101 Petrol bulk stations & term (exc LP) 8 290,070 4,399 123
42471011 Petroleum bulk stations (exc LP) 4 D D (20-99)
42471012 Petroleum bulk terminals (exc LP) 4 D D (20-99)
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 23 D D (250-499)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 33 D D (250-499)
42512 Wholesale trade agents & brokers 33 D D (250-499)
4251203 Agents & brokers, durable goods 26 369,419 8,609 378
42512031 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies agents & brokers 3 D D (100-249)
42512032 Furniture & home furnishings agents & brokers 3 D D (20-99)
42512033 Lumber & other construction materials agents & brokers 1 D D (1-19)
42512036 Electrical & electronic goods agents & brokers 6 D D (20-99)
42512037 Hardware, plumbing, & heating equipment & supp agents & brokers 3 D D (1-19)
42512038 Machinery, equipment, & supplies agents & brokers 5 D D (1-19)
4251204 Agents & brokers, nondurable goods 7 D D (20-99)
42512044 Grocery & related products agents & brokers 4 D D (1-19)


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