1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Hawaii *


These data are from the 1997 and 2002 Economic Censuses.
For more recent data, see the current Industry Statistics Sampler.
 
Wholesale Trade by Subsector
Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Table includes only establishments with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
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NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
  42 Wholesale trade 1,872 7,147,462 575,955 18,532
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 889 2,222,169 251,292 7,339
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 983 4,925,293 324,663 11,193

 

 

Wholesale Trade by Industry
Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Table includes only establishments with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
42 Wholesale trade 1,872 7,147,462 575,955 18,532
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 889 2,222,169 251,292 7,339
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 59 299,862 18,818 738
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 18 212,821 6,501 255
4211101 Automobile & motorcycle whsle 10 D D (100-249)
4211103 Light truck & van (14,000 lb or less) whsle 4 D D (1-19)
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 27 69,023 9,139 341
4211201 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - warehouse distributors 14 54,435 5,761 220
4211202 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - jobbers 12 D D (100-249)
42113 Tire & tube whsle 9 D D (20-99)
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 60 112,853 11,496 415
42121 Furniture whsle 25 55,154 5,394 195
4212101 Household & lawn furniture whsle 10 13,131 714 32
4212102 Office & business furniture whsle 15 42,023 4,680 163
42122 Home furnishings whsle 35 57,699 6,102 220
4212203 Floor coverings whsle 6 33,474 2,697 84
4212204 Other home furnishings whsle 12 9,835 1,362 69
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 53 175,511 14,784 405
42131 Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood panel whsle 30 87,822 7,922 218
4213101 Lumber without yard whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4213102 Lumber with yard whsle 8 D D (100-249)
4213103 Plywood, veneer, millwork, & wood panel whsle 15 20,283 2,300 67
42132 Brick, stone, & related construction materials whsle 15 43,756 2,533 81
4213203 Cement, lime, & related products whsle 8 D D (20-99)
42133 Roofing, siding, & insulation material whsle 5 D D (20-99)
42139 Other construction materials whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4213902 Other construction materials whsle 2 D D (20-99)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 152 549,838 76,398 1,840
42141 Photographic equipment & supplies whsle 10 119,439 6,401 211
42142 Office equipment whsle 33 106,650 27,074 636
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 32 150,565 24,786 453
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 31 D D (250-499)
42143012 Computers & peripheral equipment for end use 24 132,269 18,773 345
42144 Other commercial equipment whsle 27 39,172 4,361 159
4214401 Restaurant & hotel equipment & supplies whsle 16 33,575 3,643 130
4214402 Store machines & equipment whsle 11 5,597 718 29
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 34 101,568 9,509 210
4214501 Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies whsle 33 D D (100-249)
42146 Ophthalmic goods whsle 9 15,153 2,329 109
42149 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 7 17,291 1,938 62
4214902 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 29 63,686 8,448 246
42151 Metal service centers & offices 29 63,686 8,448 246
4215101 Ferrous metal service centers & sales offices 24 59,820 7,699 212
42151011 Ferrous metal service centers 17 54,173 7,168 196
4216 Electrical goods whsle 112 350,849 35,000 930
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 36 130,782 12,519 313
42162 Electrical appliance, television & radio set whsle 31 154,620 11,989 371
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 45 65,447 10,492 246
4216901 Communications equipment & supplies whsle 32 55,270 9,184 207
4216902 Electronic parts (excluding communications equipment) whsle 13 10,177 1,308 39
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 76 132,140 17,209 511
42171 Hardware whsle 40 54,308 8,515 257
42172 Plumbing & heating equipment & supplies (hydronics) whsle 16 28,064 2,692 84
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 13 35,290 3,595 114
42174 Refrigeration equipment & supplies whsle 7 14,478 2,407 56
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 141 271,903 42,255 1,220
42181 Construction & mining (except petroleum) machinery & equip whsle 15 59,295 10,614 304
42182 Farm & garden machinery & equipment whsle 16 29,421 3,522 111
4218202 Farm machinery & equipment - whsle distributors 8 17,141 1,940 61
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 50 114,204 16,206 421
4218302 Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid-power) machinery & equipment whsle 12 16,746 3,502 90
42183021 Hydraulic & pneumatic pumps & motors whsle 4 9,819 1,991 44
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 18 54,228 5,723 123
4218307 Other industrial machinery & equipment whsle 9 34,968 5,655 158
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 26 43,428 7,782 219
4218406 Other industrial supplies whsle 8 27,643 4,883 127
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 29 D D (100-249)
4218504 Other service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 14 7,513 1,208 61
42186 Transportation equipment & supplies (exc motor vehicle) whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 207 265,527 26,884 1,034
42191 Sporting & recreational goods & supplies whsle 37 52,882 4,820 157
42192 Toy & hobby goods & supplies whsle 14 23,572 2,389 87
42193 Recyclable material whsle 23 39,887 4,977 183
4219301 Iron & steel scrap processors & dealers 2 D D (20-99)
4219303 Other recyclable material whsle 16 D D (20-99)
42194 Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious stone, & precious metal whsle 85 95,333 8,250 363
4219401 Jewelry, watch, diamonds, precious stone, & silverware whsle 80 84,839 7,788 345
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 48 53,853 6,448 244
4219903 General merchandise (durable goods) whsle 14 6,820 876 41
4219906 Other durable goods whsle 16 22,188 1,358 59
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 983 4,925,293 324,663 11,193
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 76 274,118 28,497 923
42211 Printing & writing paper whsle 10 35,605 2,989 96
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 38 94,264 12,966 389
42213 Industrial & personal service paper whsle 28 144,249 12,542 438
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 58 501,086 23,380 668
4222101 General-line drugs whsle 28 404,266 11,985 407
4222102 Specialty-line drug, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, & toiletries whsle 30 96,820 11,395 261
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 156 284,985 24,818 1,006
42231 Piece goods, notions, & other dry goods whsle 29 D D (100-249)
4223101 Piece goods - jobbers 23 50,495 5,734 203
42232 Men's & boys' clothing & furnishings whsle 60 132,824 10,951 451
42233 Women's, children's, & infants' clothing & accessories whsle 50 83,843 5,702 260
42234 Footwear whsle 17 D D (20-99)
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 381 2,188,753 152,857 5,663
42241 General-line grocery whsle 48 585,625 23,909 737
4224103 Other general-line grocery whsle 46 D D (500-999)
42242 Packaged frozen food whsle 55 377,744 24,039 918
42243 Dairy products, (except dried or canned) whsle 11 32,173 2,370 109
42244 Poultry & poultry product whsle 9 44,000 2,594 117
4224402 Poultry & poultry product (except live) whsle 9 44,000 2,594 117
42245 Confectionery whsle 35 130,984 16,345 553
42246 Fish & seafood whsle 51 211,181 15,331 518
42247 Meat & meat product whsle 24 115,720 10,455 437
42248 Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle 54 215,547 19,158 715
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 94 475,779 38,656 1,559
4224902 Bread & baked goods whsle 24 124,116 11,709 496
4224903 Soft drinks whsle 14 97,408 8,141 263
4224904 Canned goods whsle 11 74,291 3,656 140
4224906 Other grocery specialties whsle 32 162,649 13,253 562
4225 Farm-product raw material whsle 9 11,733 1,182 70
42251 Grain & field bean whsle 5 6,066 234 23
42252 Livestock whsle 2 D D (1-19)
42259 Other farm product raw material whsle 2 D D (20-99)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 49 106,947 11,425 339
42261 Plastics materials & basic forms & shapes whsle 12 16,162 3,171 89
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 37 90,785 8,254 250
4226901 Industrial gases (except LP) whsle 9 D D (20-99)
4226902 Other chemical & allied products whsle 28 D D (100-249)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 43 898,052 22,372 518
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 24 714,655 11,056 287
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 22 D D (250-499)
42271011 Petroleum bulk stations (except LP) 13 D D (100-249)
4227102 Liquefied petroleum bulk stations & terminals 2 D D (20-99)
42272 Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle (exc bulk stations & terminals) 19 183,397 11,316 231
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 31 354,613 31,352 816
42281 Beer & ale whsle 12 D D (250-499)
42282 Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 19 D D (250-499)
4228201 Wine & distilled alcoholic bev (licensed operation) whsle 19 D D (250-499)
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 180 305,006 28,780 1,190
42291 Farm supplies whsle 25 55,621 8,518 256
4229101 Farm supplies - farm dealers 13 22,517 1,559 66
4229102 Farm supplies - whsle distributors 12 33,104 6,959 190
42292 Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle 15 48,656 5,431 201
42293 Flower, nursery stock, & florists' supplies whsle 31 25,477 5,248 304
42294 Tobacco & tobacco product whsle 10 96,095 964 42
42295 Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle 13 9,980 1,067 50
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 86 69,177 7,552 337
4229901 Art goods whsle 43 38,077 4,880 199
4229902 General merchandise (nondurable goods) whsle 12 12,203 1,092 66
4229904 Other nondurable goods whsle 30 D D (20-99)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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