1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Orleans Parish, LA


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 484 2,450,539 210,158 6,086
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 290 1,321,925 135,503 3,819
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 194 1,128,614 74,655 2,267

 

 

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 484 2,450,539 210,158 6,086
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 290 1,321,925 135,503 3,819
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 26 D D (100-249)
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 9 D D (100-249)
4211201 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - warehouse distributors 5 20,051 1,464 54
4211202 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - jobbers 4 D D (20-99)
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 11 D D (20-99)
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 20 D D (100-249)
42122 Home furnishings whsle 13 D D (100-249)
4212203 Floor coverings whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 20 155,144 11,558 315
42131 Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood panel whsle 7 80,415 6,372 171
4213102 Lumber with yard whsle 2 D D (20-99)
4213103 Plywood, veneer, millwork, & wood panel whsle 5 D D (100-249)
42132 Brick, stone, & related construction materials whsle 8 D D (20-99)
4213201 Brick, block, tile, clay/cement sewer pipe whsle 2 D D (1-19)
4213203 Cement, lime, & related products whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 35 140,751 23,153 530
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 12 97,627 17,189 367
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 12 97,627 17,189 367
42143012 Computers & peripheral equipment for end use 11 D D (250-499)
42144 Other commercial equipment whsle 8 D D (20-99)
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 10 D D (20-99)
4214501 Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies whsle 9 D D (20-99)
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 18 154,599 10,320 320
42151 Metal service centers & offices 17 D D (250-499)
4215101 Ferrous metal service centers & sales offices 15 D D (250-499)
42151011 Ferrous metal service centers 11 D D (250-499)
4215102 Nonferrous metal service centers & sales offices 2 D D (20-99)
42151021 Nonferrous metal service centers 2 D D (20-99)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 31 94,337 10,787 339
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 15 D D (100-249)
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 14 D D (100-249)
4216901 Communications equipment & supplies whsle 7 D D (100-249)
4216902 Electronic parts (excluding communications equipment) whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 23 D D (100-249)
42171 Hardware whsle 8 D D (100-249)
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 90 557,603 57,499 1,437
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 46 294,388 20,919 533
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 16 34,372 5,670 140
4218304 Metalworking machinery & equipment whsle 1 D D (1-19)
4218305 Materials handling equipment whsle 6 17,437 2,620 92
4218306 Oilwell, oil refinery, & pipeline mach, equip, & supplies whsle 19 206,996 8,107 184
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 16 D D (100-249)
4218401 General-line industrial supplies whsle 5 12,035 2,117 58
4218406 Other industrial supplies whsle 8 D D (100-249)
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 5 D D (100-249)
4218502 Custodial, janitors' equipment & supplies whsle 3 D D (20-99)
42186 Transportation equipment & supplies (exc motor vehicle) whsle 19 190,809 25,439 584
4218602 Marine machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 18 D D (500-999)
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 27 D D (250-499)
42193 Recyclable material whsle 8 D D (100-249)
4219301 Iron & steel scrap processors & dealers 4 D D (100-249)
42193011 Iron & steel scrap processors (using power processing equipment) 3 D D (100-249)
42194 Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious stone, & precious metal whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4219401 Jewelry, watch, diamonds, precious stone, & silverware whsle 6 D D (20-99)
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 8 3,366 488 24
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 194 1,128,614 74,655 2,267
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 21 D D (250-499)
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 10 D D (100-249)
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 11 D D (100-249)
4222102 Specialty-line drug, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, & toiletries whsle 10 D D (100-249)
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 17 D D (100-249)
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 69 502,910 31,588 861
42246 Fish & seafood whsle 13 27,429 2,462 139
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 24 351,379 20,020 310
4224901 Coffee, tea, & spice whsle 13 224,957 5,916 157
4224905 Food & beverage basic materials whsle 2 D D (1-19)
4224906 Other grocery specialties whsle 5 D D (100-249)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 23 303,872 12,337 265
42261 Plastics materials & basic forms & shapes whsle 6 D D (20-99)
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 17 D D (100-249)
4226902 Other chemical & allied products whsle 14 D D (100-249)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 7 D D (100-249)
42281 Beer & ale whsle 1 D D (100-249)
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 37 D D (100-249)
42294 Tobacco & tobacco product whsle 3 D D (20-99)
42295 Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle 6 D D (20-99)
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 19 D D (20-99)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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