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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 470 6,716,410 256,656 6,477
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 319 1,641,449 141,134 3,571
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 114 4,693,783 104,990 2,724
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 37 381,178 10,532 182

 

 

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 319 1,641,449 141,134 3,571
4231 Mtr vehicle & parts & supplies merchant wholesalers 34 168,220 9,230 322
42311 Automobile & other mtr vehicle merchant wholesalers 7 D D (20-99)
42312 Mtr vehicle supplies & new parts merchant wholesalers 21 D D (100-249)
4231201 Mtr veh supp & new parts merchant wholesalers - wrehse dist 12 D D (100-249)
4232 Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers 21 266,401 11,577 350
42321 Furniture merchant wholesalers 14 D D (100-249)
42322 Home furnishing merchant wholesalers 7 D D (100-249)
4232203 Floor coverings merchant wholesalers 3 D D (20-99)
4233 Lumber & other const material merchant wholesalers 25 97,037 9,656 265
42331 Lumber, plywood, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 8 D D (20-99)
42332 Brick, stone, & const material merchant wholesalers 6 D D (20-99)
4233201 Brick, block, tile, & sewer pipe merchant wholesalers 3 D D (20-99)
4234 Prof & commercial equip & supp merchant wholesalers 46 118,013 19,241 475
42345 Med, dental, & hosp equip & supp merchant wholesalers 13 45,452 7,796 163
4234502 Dental equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 4 30,836 4,587 92
4235 Metal & mineral (exc petrol) merchant wholesalers 11 65,502 5,422 126
42351 Metal service centers & other metal merchant wholesalers 11 65,502 5,422 126
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 40 422,906 30,541 515
42361 Elec appar & equip & wiring supp merchant wholesalers 17 267,474 18,730 239
42369 Other electronic parts & equip merchant wholesalers 19 D D (100-249)
4236901 Communications equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 14 D D (100-249)
4237 Hrdwr, plumb & heat equip & supp merchant wholesalers 32 220,674 20,609 581
42371 Hardware merchant wholesalers 19 180,044 16,435 463
4238 Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers 75 238,414 29,320 736
42383 Industrial machinery & equipment merchant wholesalers 29 153,597 19,921 462
4238304 Metalworking machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 6 D D (100-249)
42384 Industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 15 31,903 3,235 79
42385 Service estab equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 11 D D (20-99)
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 35 44,282 5,538 201
42399 Other misc durable goods merchant wholesalers 14 18,228 2,048 67

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 114 4,693,783 104,990 2,724
4241 Paper & paper product merchant wholesalers 14 D D (100-249)
42412 Stationery & office supplies merchant wholesalers 7 D D (100-249)
4242 Drugs & druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 12 D D (250-499)
4242101 General-line drugs merchant wholesalers 8 D D (100-249)
4243 Apparel, piece goods, & notions merchant wholesalers 10 D D (20-99)
42433 Women's & child clthng & access merchant wholesalers 7 D D (20-99)
4244 Grocery & related product merchant wholesalers 29 779,264 37,100 1,272
42444 Poultry & poultry prod merchant wholesalers 1 D D (20-99)
42449 Other grocery & related products merchant wholesalers 10 D D (500-999)
4246 Chemicals & allied products merchant wholesalers 13 78,514 6,947 161
42469 Other chemicals & allied prods merchant wholesalers 9 50,495 5,024 105
4247 Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers 8 D D (20-99)
42471 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 4 D D (20-99)
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 25 D D (500-999)
42492 Book, periodical, & newspaper merchant wholesalers 5 D D (100-249)
42499 Other misc nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 8 D D (100-249)
4249901 Art goods merchant wholesalers 5 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 37 381,178 10,532 182
42512 Wholesale trade agents & brokers 37 381,178 10,532 182
4251203 Agents & brokers, durable goods 31 D D (100-249)
42512034 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies agents & brokers 4 24,783 563 10
42512036 Electrical & electronic goods agents & brokers 9 179,497 4,372 56
42512038 Machinery, equipment, & supplies agents & brokers 7 21,796 1,121 22
4251204 Agents & brokers, nondurable goods 6 D D (20-99)
42512044 Grocery & related products agents & brokers 2 D D (20-99)


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