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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 590 9,070,905 374,805 9,049
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 413 4,878,249 253,791 5,868
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 153 3,881,261 113,150 2,983
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 24 311,395 7,864 198

 

 

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 413 4,878,249 253,791 5,868
4231 Mtr vehicle & parts & supplies merchant wholesalers 45 D D (500-999)
42311 Automobile & other mtr vehicle merchant wholesalers 5 D D (100-249)
42312 Mtr vehicle supplies & new parts merchant wholesalers 30 D D (100-249)
4232 Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers 21 D D (100-249)
42321 Furniture merchant wholesalers 11 D D (100-249)
4233 Lumber & other const material merchant wholesalers 38 223,254 17,348 442
42331 Lumber, plywood, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 18 130,745 11,288 282
42332 Brick, stone, & const material merchant wholesalers 7 D D (20-99)
4233201 Brick, block, tile, & sewer pipe merchant wholesalers 2 D D (20-99)
4234 Prof & commercial equip & supp merchant wholesalers 80 451,321 54,759 1,279
42344 Other commercial equipment merchant wholesalers 11 D D (100-249)
4234401 Restaurant & hotel equip & supp merchant wholesalers 6 D D (100-249)
42345 Med, dental, & hosp equip & supp merchant wholesalers 21 D D (250-499)
4234501 Surgical, medic, & hospital supp merchant wholesalers 18 D D (250-499)
4235 Metal & mineral (exc petrol) merchant wholesalers 20 1,430,956 29,058 372
42351 Metal service centers & other metal merchant wholesalers 16 D D (250-499)
4235101 Ferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 13 D D (100-249)
42351012 Ferrous metal sales offices merchant wholesalers 4 D D (20-99)
4235102 Nonferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 3 D D (100-249)
42351022 Nonferrous metal sales offices merchant wholesalers 2 D D (100-249)
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 46 1,989,756 56,769 1,176
42361 Elec appar & equip & wiring supp merchant wholesalers 19 106,346 9,402 241
42362 Electric appliance, TV & radio merchant wholesalers 5 D D (500-999)
42369 Other electronic parts & equip merchant wholesalers 22 D D (250-499)
4236902 Electr parts (exc comm equip) merchant wholesalers 12 D D (100-249)
4237 Hrdwr, plumb & heat equip & supp merchant wholesalers 40 D D (250-499)
42373 Warm air heating & AC equip merchant wholesalers 17 D D (100-249)
4238 Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers 91 340,155 46,887 1,160
42383 Industrial machinery & equipment merchant wholesalers 52 175,950 25,703 588
4238302 Hydrlc & pneumatic mach & equip merchant wholesalers 14 58,479 7,712 147
42383022 Hydrlc & pneumatic parts & supp merchant wholesalers 9 D D (100-249)
4238303 General-purpose ind mach & equip merchant wholesalers 19 58,660 7,604 213
42384 Industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 19 54,583 6,696 211
4238406 Other industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 8 26,070 3,553 132
42385 Service estab equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 8 66,380 9,084 231
4238502 Custodial equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 1 D D (100-249)
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 32 D D (250-499)
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 10 D D (100-249)
42399 Other misc durable goods merchant wholesalers 10 D D (100-249)
4239905 Fire safety equipment merchant wholesalers 3 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 153 3,881,261 113,150 2,983
4241 Paper & paper product merchant wholesalers 27 D D (250-499)
4242 Drugs & druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 11 D D (250-499)
4242101 General-line drugs merchant wholesalers 5 D D (250-499)
4244 Grocery & related product merchant wholesalers 28 826,925 36,825 931
42449 Other grocery & related products merchant wholesalers 9 D D (250-499)
4244902 Bread & baked goods merchant wholesalers 5 D D (20-99)
4244904 Canned goods merchant wholesalers 1 D D (100-249)
4246 Chemicals & allied products merchant wholesalers 14 50,277 7,049 184
42469 Other chemicals & allied prods merchant wholesalers 10 D D (100-249)
4247 Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers 16 D D (100-249)
42471 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 11 D D (20-99)
4247101 Petrol bulk stations & term (exc LP) 11 D D (20-99)
42471012 Petroleum bulk terminals (exc LP) 6 D D (20-99)
4248 Beer, wine, & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 9 D D (250-499)
42481 Beer & ale merchant wholesalers 3 D D (250-499)
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 33 D D (250-499)
42494 Tobacco & tobacco product merchant wholesalers 5 D D (20-99)
42499 Other misc nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 10 D D (100-249)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 24 311,395 7,864 198
42512 Wholesale trade agents & brokers 24 311,395 7,864 198
4251203 Agents & brokers, durable goods 15 D D (20-99)
42512037 Hardware, plumbing, & heating equipment & supp agents & brokers 3 D D (20-99)
42512038 Machinery, equipment, & supplies agents & brokers 3 D D (1-19)
4251204 Agents & brokers, nondurable goods 9 D D (100-249)
42512044 Grocery & related products agents & brokers 8 D D (100-249)


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