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2002 Economic Census
Wholesale Trade
Seattle city, WA     open pdf map in new window

2007 Economic Census data are
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See also the current Industry Statistics Sampler.
 

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 1,587 14,851,399 1,038,859 21,740
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 876 4,536,948 638,392 12,240
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 555 8,796,781 367,779 8,801
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 156 1,517,670 32,688 699

 

 

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 876 4,536,948 638,392 12,240
4231 Mtr vehicle & parts & supplies merchant wholesalers 55 D D (500-999)
42311 Automobile & other mtr vehicle merchant wholesalers 12 D D (100-249)
42312 Mtr vehicle supplies & new parts merchant wholesalers 31 57,406 10,100 276
4232 Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers 106 497,940 58,930 1,226
42321 Furniture merchant wholesalers 53 D D (250-499)
4232102 Office & business furniture merchant wholesalers 29 238,321 16,506 333
42322 Home furnishing merchant wholesalers 53 D D (500-999)
4232203 Floor coverings merchant wholesalers 16 D D (100-249)
4232204 Other home furnishing merchant wholesalers 21 D D (250-499)
4233 Lumber & other const material merchant wholesalers 66 246,751 22,467 516
42331 Lumber, plywood, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 28 117,487 8,597 204
42332 Brick, stone, & const material merchant wholesalers 19 66,164 6,838 159
4233201 Brick, block, tile, & sewer pipe merchant wholesalers 7 D D (20-99)
4233202 Sand, gravel, & stone merchant wholesalers 7 D D (20-99)
42339 Other construction material merchant wholesalers 16 D D (20-99)
4234 Prof & commercial equip & supp merchant wholesalers 131 612,864 132,981 2,093
42343 Comp & perphl equip & software merchant wholesalers 51 383,298 96,877 1,276
4234301 Computer & peripheral equip merchant wholesalers 35 331,605 88,800 1,131
42343012 Computer & perphl equip for end use merchant wholesalers 25 D D (1000-2499)
42344 Other commercial equipment merchant wholesalers 35 75,947 12,196 329
4234401 Restaurant & hotel equip & supp merchant wholesalers 19 47,039 7,826 202
42345 Med, dental, & hosp equip & supp merchant wholesalers 15 D D (100-249)
4234501 Surgical, medic, & hospital supp merchant wholesalers 14 D D (100-249)
4235 Metal & mineral (exc petrol) merchant wholesalers 39 200,955 23,678 556
42351 Metal service centers & other metal merchant wholesalers 39 200,955 23,678 556
4235101 Ferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 30 D D (250-499)
4235102 Nonferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 9 D D (100-249)
42351021 Nonferrous metal service centers merchant wholesalers 5 D D (100-249)
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 99 949,240 173,709 2,628
42361 Elec appar & equip & wiring supp merchant wholesalers 45 252,690 31,307 662
42369 Other electronic parts & equip merchant wholesalers 47 D D (1000-2499)
4236902 Electr parts (exc comm equip) merchant wholesalers 28 D D (1000-2499)
4237 Hrdwr, plumb & heat equip & supp merchant wholesalers 70 254,702 42,451 944
42372 Plumbing & heating equip & supp merchant wholesalers 32 117,103 14,398 307
42373 Warm air heating & AC equip merchant wholesalers 14 47,286 6,712 139
4238 Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers 171 839,864 96,904 2,145
42383 Industrial machinery & equipment merchant wholesalers 77 308,373 44,202 924
4238302 Hydrlc & pneumatic mach & equip merchant wholesalers 9 36,704 6,051 137
4238303 General-purpose ind mach & equip merchant wholesalers 27 129,150 19,447 404
4238305 Materials handling equipment merchant wholesalers 11 D D (100-249)
42384 Industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 27 104,206 12,005 350
4238403 Welding supplies merchant wholesalers 3 D D (20-99)
4238406 Other industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 11 53,683 6,421 185
42385 Service estab equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 20 54,834 9,628 245
4238502 Custodial equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 7 D D (20-99)
4238503 Laundry & dry-cleaning equipment merchant wholesalers 1 D D (20-99)
42386 Trans equip & supp (exc mtr veh) merchant wholesalers 33 D D (250-499)
4238602 Marine machinery, equip, & supp merchant wholesalers 22 D D (250-499)
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 139 D D (1000-2499)
42391 Sporting & rec goods & supplies merchant wholesalers 33 115,907 22,178 526
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 16 65,518 12,234 328
4239303 Other recyclable materials merchant wholesalers 7 28,738 5,827 188
42394 Jewelry, watch, prec stone, & prec metal merchant wholesalers 29 D D (100-249)
42399 Other misc durable goods merchant wholesalers 50 448,496 14,779 340
4239906 Other durable goods merchant wholesalers 14 D D (100-249)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 555 8,796,781 367,779 8,801
4241 Paper & paper product merchant wholesalers 44 1,081,920 27,655 559
42411 Printing & writing paper merchant wholesalers 6 D D (20-99)
42412 Stationery & office supplies merchant wholesalers 26 D D (250-499)
4243 Apparel, piece goods, & notions merchant wholesalers 71 617,496 55,235 1,613
42431 Piece goods, notions, oth dry gd merchant wholesalers 17 D D (100-249)
42432 Men's & boys' clothing & access merchant wholesalers 21 D D (1000-2499)
42433 Women's & child clthng & access merchant wholesalers 21 D D (100-249)
4244 Grocery & related product merchant wholesalers 234 4,737,711 169,768 4,123
42442 Packaged frozen food merchant wholesalers 64 1,595,661 35,711 707
42443 Dairy prod (exc dried/canned) merchant wholesalers 12 D D (100-249)
4244302 Dairy prod (exc raw milk) merchant wholesalers 12 D D (100-249)
42444 Poultry & poultry prod merchant wholesalers 3 D D (20-99)
42446 Fish & seafood merchant wholesalers 35 443,767 13,246 295
42448 Fresh fruit & vegetable merchant wholesalers 24 220,290 25,513 685
42449 Other grocery & related products merchant wholesalers 62 1,082,562 72,558 1,888
4244906 Other grocery specialties merchant wholesalers 28 992,621 59,436 1,501
4246 Chemicals & allied products merchant wholesalers 32 140,031 15,792 311
42469 Other chemicals & allied prods merchant wholesalers 27 D D (250-499)
4247 Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers 15 D D (250-499)
42471 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 6 D D (100-249)
4247101 Petrol bulk stations & term (exc LP) 6 D D (100-249)
42471011 Petroleum bulk stations (exc LP) 4 D D (100-249)
42471012 Petroleum bulk terminals (exc LP) 2 D D (20-99)
4248 Beer, wine, & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 20 D D (500-999)
42481 Beer & ale merchant wholesalers 4 D D (250-499)
42482 Wine & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 16 D D (250-499)
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 111 322,411 30,490 893
42493 Flowers & florists' supplies merchant wholesalers 12 30,675 4,921 193
42499 Other misc nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 64 202,193 14,740 423
4249901 Art goods merchant wholesalers 33 39,659 8,574 276
4249902 General merch (nondurable goods) merchant wholesalers 6 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 156 1,517,670 32,688 699
42511 Business to business electronic markets 1 D D (1-19)
42512 Wholesale trade agents & brokers 155 D D (500-999)
4251203 Agents & brokers, durable goods 112 1,136,330 25,286 518
42512031 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies agents & brokers 2 D D (1-19)
42512032 Furniture & home furnishings agents & brokers 33 210,626 6,458 142
42512033 Lumber & other construction materials agents & brokers 4 D D (1-19)
42512034 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies agents & brokers 8 31,014 1,304 35
42512036 Electrical & electronic goods agents & brokers 21 180,390 5,961 107
42512037 Hardware, plumbing, & heating equipment & supp agents & brokers 5 41,117 2,050 39
42512038 Machinery, equipment, & supplies agents & brokers 21 471,936 5,313 98
42512039 Miscellaneous durable goods agents & brokers 16 76,530 2,154 61
4251204 Agents & brokers, nondurable goods 43 D D (100-249)
42512043 Apparel, piece goods, & notions agents & brokers 11 72,305 1,175 34
42512044 Grocery & related products agents & brokers 12 113,875 1,630 42
42512045 Farm products raw materials agents & brokers 1 D D (1-19)
42512049 Miscellaneous nondurable goods agents & brokers 14 46,179 2,182 70


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