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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. 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 1,047 15,732,349 969,887 15,715
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 710 12,267,619 800,354 11,840
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 272 2,500,509 133,537 2,849
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 65 964,221 35,996 1,026

 

 

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 710 12,267,619 800,354 11,840
4231 Mtr vehicle & parts & supplies merchant wholesalers 56 D D (500-999)
42311 Automobile & other mtr vehicle merchant wholesalers 18 D D (100-249)
4231101 Automobile & motorcycle merchant wholesalers 12 D D (100-249)
42312 Mtr vehicle supplies & new parts merchant wholesalers 33 77,339 9,632 272
4232 Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers 58 D D (250-499)
42321 Furniture merchant wholesalers 36 D D (100-249)
4232102 Office & business furniture merchant wholesalers 17 D D (100-249)
42322 Home furnishing merchant wholesalers 22 D D (100-249)
4232203 Floor coverings merchant wholesalers 12 D D (100-249)
4233 Lumber & other const material merchant wholesalers 32 191,178 18,216 421
42331 Lumber, plywood, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 12 D D (100-249)
42332 Brick, stone, & const material merchant wholesalers 8 D D (20-99)
4233201 Brick, block, tile, & sewer pipe merchant wholesalers 5 D D (20-99)
4234 Prof & commercial equip & supp merchant wholesalers 206 3,592,620 414,884 5,594
42341 Photo equip & supp merchant wholesalers 3 D D (20-99)
42342 Office equipment merchant wholesalers 15 D D (500-999)
42343 Comp & perphl equip & software merchant wholesalers 146 2,904,295 334,619 4,127
4234301 Computer & peripheral equip merchant wholesalers 114 D D (2500-4999)
42343011 Computer & perphl equip for resale merchant wholesalers 32 D D (500-999)
42343012 Computer & perphl equip for end use merchant wholesalers 82 D D (1000-2499)
4234302 Computer software (packaged) merchant wholesalers 32 D D (1000-2499)
42345 Med, dental, & hosp equip & supp merchant wholesalers 21 146,364 21,671 412
4234501 Surgical, medic, & hospital supp merchant wholesalers 20 D D (250-499)
42349 Other professional equip & supp merchant wholesalers 7 D D (20-99)
4234902 Srvyng & oth prof equip & supp merchant wholesalers 6 D D (20-99)
4235 Metal & mineral (exc petrol) merchant wholesalers 12 D D (100-249)
42351 Metal service centers & other metal merchant wholesalers 12 D D (100-249)
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 132 2,609,088 238,249 3,301
42361 Elec appar & equip & wiring supp merchant wholesalers 31 D D (500-999)
42369 Other electronic parts & equip merchant wholesalers 90 D D (2500-4999)
4236901 Communications equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 66 2,141,922 181,297 2,380
4236902 Electr parts (exc comm equip) merchant wholesalers 24 D D (250-499)
4237 Hrdwr, plumb & heat equip & supp merchant wholesalers 50 163,561 20,901 393
42373 Warm air heating & AC equip merchant wholesalers 20 75,686 8,452 167
4238 Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers 97 D D (500-999)
42383 Industrial machinery & equipment merchant wholesalers 47 95,735 13,286 276
4238307 Oth industrial machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 15 D D (100-249)
42384 Industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 12 D D (100-249)
42385 Service estab equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 12 D D (20-99)
42386 Trans equip & supp (exc mtr veh) merchant wholesalers 16 D D (250-499)
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 67 D D (250-499)
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 9 27,429 4,416 120
4239303 Other recyclable materials merchant wholesalers 6 D D (20-99)
42394 Jewelry, watch, prec stone, & prec metal merchant wholesalers 10 D D (20-99)
42399 Other misc durable goods merchant wholesalers 31 D D (20-99)
4239903 General merch (durable goods) merchant wholesalers 12 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 272 2,500,509 133,537 2,849
4241 Paper & paper product merchant wholesalers 37 218,434 28,583 533
42412 Stationery & office supplies merchant wholesalers 29 D D (250-499)
4243 Apparel, piece goods, & notions merchant wholesalers 24 D D (100-249)
4244 Grocery & related product merchant wholesalers 71 747,798 22,704 613
42443 Dairy prod (exc dried/canned) merchant wholesalers 2 D D (20-99)
4244301 Raw milk merchant wholesalers 1 D D (20-99)
42449 Other grocery & related products merchant wholesalers 23 104,984 6,547 218
4246 Chemicals & allied products merchant wholesalers 21 36,004 4,285 104
42469 Other chemicals & allied prods merchant wholesalers 15 D D (20-99)
4247 Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers 11 D D (100-249)
42471 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 5 D D (20-99)
4247101 Petrol bulk stations & term (exc LP) 5 D D (20-99)
42471012 Petroleum bulk terminals (exc LP) 4 D D (20-99)
4248 Beer, wine, & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 23 378,075 43,398 793
42481 Beer & ale merchant wholesalers 8 205,023 23,691 415
42482 Wine & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 15 173,052 19,707 378
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 73 D D (250-499)
42499 Other misc nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 28 26,333 4,509 150

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 65 964,221 35,996 1,026
42512 Wholesale trade agents & brokers 65 964,221 35,996 1,026
4251203 Agents & brokers, durable goods 51 D D (250-499)
42512031 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies agents & brokers 2 D D (1-19)
42512032 Furniture & home furnishings agents & brokers 11 101,741 4,935 73
42512033 Lumber & other construction materials agents & brokers 2 D D (1-19)
42512034 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies agents & brokers 17 152,524 10,046 130
42512036 Electrical & electronic goods agents & brokers 6 61,034 1,472 28
42512037 Hardware, plumbing, & heating equipment & supp agents & brokers 6 D D (20-99)
42512038 Machinery, equipment, & supplies agents & brokers 4 20,168 404 11
4251204 Agents & brokers, nondurable goods 14 D D (500-999)
42512049 Miscellaneous nondurable goods agents & brokers 7 D D (500-999)


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