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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 494 10,217,856 355,920 6,520
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 293 6,300,845 252,993 4,370
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 124 2,033,488 71,506 1,523
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 77 1,883,523 31,421 627

 

 

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 293 6,300,845 252,993 4,370
4231 Mtr vehicle & parts & supplies merchant wholesalers 15 D D (100-249)
42311 Automobile & other mtr vehicle merchant wholesalers 7 D D (20-99)
4231101 Automobile & motorcycle merchant wholesalers 6 D D (20-99)
42312 Mtr vehicle supplies & new parts merchant wholesalers 8 49,975 1,475 33
4232 Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers 17 116,426 9,707 176
42322 Home furnishing merchant wholesalers 10 D D (20-99)
4232202 Linens, draperies, & curtains merchant wholesalers 3 D D (1-19)
4233 Lumber & other const material merchant wholesalers 23 333,972 7,402 174
42331 Lumber, plywood, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 15 324,103 6,210 139
4233101 Lumber without yard merchant wholesalers 7 D D (20-99)
4233103 Plywood, millwork, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 8 D D (100-249)
4234 Prof & commercial equip & supp merchant wholesalers 75 1,370,411 129,559 2,073
42341 Photo equip & supp merchant wholesalers 1 D D (20-99)
42343 Comp & perphl equip & software merchant wholesalers 50 1,101,703 96,040 1,247
4234301 Computer & peripheral equip merchant wholesalers 38 D D (1000-2499)
42343012 Computer & perphl equip for end use merchant wholesalers 29 899,068 67,009 817
4235 Metal & mineral (exc petrol) merchant wholesalers 6 D D (20-99)
42351 Metal service centers & other metal merchant wholesalers 5 D D (20-99)
4235102 Nonferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 3 D D (1-19)
42351022 Nonferrous metal sales offices merchant wholesalers 2 D D (1-19)
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 55 519,454 54,988 814
42361 Elec appar & equip & wiring supp merchant wholesalers 17 141,968 13,557 253
42369 Other electronic parts & equip merchant wholesalers 31 D D (250-499)
4236901 Communications equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 18 218,266 30,100 395
4237 Hrdwr, plumb & heat equip & supp merchant wholesalers 23 D D (100-249)
42373 Warm air heating & AC equip merchant wholesalers 8 D D (20-99)
4238 Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers 39 D D (250-499)
42383 Industrial machinery & equipment merchant wholesalers 18 D D (250-499)
4238303 General-purpose ind mach & equip merchant wholesalers 8 D D (100-249)
42386 Trans equip & supp (exc mtr veh) merchant wholesalers 9 D D (20-99)
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 40 D D (250-499)
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 3 64,727 3,038 88
42399 Other misc durable goods merchant wholesalers 23 D D (20-99)
4239904 Prerecorded media merchant wholesalers 5 D D (20-99)
42399042 Prerecorded video tapes merchant wholesalers 2 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 124 2,033,488 71,506 1,523
4241 Paper & paper product merchant wholesalers 9 115,343 10,090 266
42412 Stationery & office supplies merchant wholesalers 5 D D (250-499)
4243 Apparel, piece goods, & notions merchant wholesalers 12 87,353 5,327 85
42432 Men's & boys' clothing & access merchant wholesalers 5 D D (1-19)
4244 Grocery & related product merchant wholesalers 56 666,420 24,075 523
42442 Packaged frozen food merchant wholesalers 19 D D (20-99)
42446 Fish & seafood merchant wholesalers 9 47,211 1,359 25
42449 Other grocery & related products merchant wholesalers 18 122,693 15,570 374
4246 Chemicals & allied products merchant wholesalers 10 D D (20-99)
42469 Other chemicals & allied prods merchant wholesalers 9 D D (20-99)
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 29 D D (250-499)
42494 Tobacco & tobacco product merchant wholesalers 1 D D (100-249)
42499 Other misc nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 19 D D (20-99)
4249901 Art goods merchant wholesalers 8 26,309 2,323 64

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 77 1,883,523 31,421 627
42512 Wholesale trade agents & brokers 77 1,883,523 31,421 627
4251203 Agents & brokers, durable goods 58 698,369 13,789 216
42512032 Furniture & home furnishings agents & brokers 6 27,342 834 16
42512033 Lumber & other construction materials agents & brokers 5 62,249 588 10
42512034 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies agents & brokers 6 26,135 3,092 33
42512036 Electrical & electronic goods agents & brokers 15 178,944 4,519 85
42512038 Machinery, equipment, & supplies agents & brokers 14 348,634 3,617 50
4251204 Agents & brokers, nondurable goods 19 1,185,154 17,632 411
42512043 Apparel, piece goods, & notions agents & brokers 3 D D (20-99)
42512044 Grocery & related products agents & brokers 8 1,024,972 12,596 335


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