1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Wayne County, MI


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 2,357 37,963,404 1,614,389 40,193
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 1,633 26,351,466 1,037,849 24,208
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 724 11,611,938 576,540 15,985

 

 

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 2,357 37,963,404 1,614,389 40,193
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 1,633 26,351,466 1,037,849 24,208
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 289 16,248,043 233,875 6,250
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 56 9,900,869 64,777 1,732
4211101 Automobile & motorcycle whsle 35 D D (1000-2499)
4211103 Light truck & van (14,000 lb or less) whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4211105 Heavy truck & tractor (over 26,000 lb) whsle 15 D D (250-499)
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 167 D D (2500-4999)
4211201 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - warehouse distributors 54 D D (500-999)
4211202 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - jobbers 110 5,805,129 122,467 3,065
42113 Tire & tube whsle 12 D D (100-249)
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 54 D D (500-999)
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 48 D D (500-999)
42121 Furniture whsle 25 D D (100-249)
4212101 Household & lawn furniture whsle 5 D D (100-249)
4212102 Office & business furniture whsle 20 D D (100-249)
42122 Home furnishings whsle 23 D D (250-499)
4212203 Floor coverings whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4212204 Other home furnishings whsle 7 D D (100-249)
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 58 303,305 23,525 624
42131 Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood panel whsle 23 205,422 11,386 256
4213101 Lumber without yard whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4213102 Lumber with yard whsle 6 D D (100-249)
4213103 Plywood, veneer, millwork, & wood panel whsle 14 80,892 5,028 128
42132 Brick, stone, & related construction materials whsle 13 D D (100-249)
4213201 Brick, block, tile, clay/cement sewer pipe whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4213203 Cement, lime, & related products whsle 4 D D (20-99)
42139 Other construction materials whsle 18 D D (100-249)
4213901 Flat glass & other construction glass whsle 6 D D (100-249)
4213902 Other construction materials whsle 12 D D (20-99)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 205 D D (2500-4999)
42141 Photographic equipment & supplies whsle 7 D D (100-249)
42142 Office equipment whsle 19 D D (100-249)
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 53 D D (1000-2499)
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 49 D D (1000-2499)
42143011 Computers & peripheral equipment for resale 23 D D (100-249)
42143012 Computers & peripheral equipment for end use 26 D D (1000-2499)
42144 Other commercial equipment whsle 46 D D (250-499)
4214401 Restaurant & hotel equipment & supplies whsle 21 D D (100-249)
4214402 Store machines & equipment whsle 25 D D (100-249)
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 52 D D (500-999)
4214501 Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies whsle 47 D D (500-999)
4214502 Dental equipment & supplies whsle 5 D D (100-249)
42146 Ophthalmic goods whsle 9 D D (20-99)
42149 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 19 D D (100-249)
4214902 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 15 D D (100-249)
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 161 D D (2500-4999)
42151 Metal service centers & offices 160 D D (2500-4999)
4215101 Ferrous metal service centers & sales offices 140 D D (2500-4999)
42151011 Ferrous metal service centers 104 D D (2500-4999)
42151012 Ferrous metal sales offices 36 D D (100-249)
4215102 Nonferrous metal service centers & sales offices 20 D D (250-499)
42151021 Nonferrous metal service centers 15 D D (250-499)
42152 Coal & other mineral & ore whsle 1 D D (1-19)
4215201 Coal whsle 1 D D (1-19)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 142 1,460,071 94,163 1,895
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 59 D D (500-999)
42162 Electrical appliance, television & radio set whsle 14 D D (100-249)
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 69 D D (1000-2499)
4216901 Communications equipment & supplies whsle 33 D D (500-999)
4216902 Electronic parts (excluding communications equipment) whsle 36 D D (250-499)
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 111 554,046 55,089 1,410
42171 Hardware whsle 51 D D (500-999)
42172 Plumbing & heating equipment & supplies (hydronics) whsle 26 157,221 12,354 360
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 26 D D (250-499)
42174 Refrigeration equipment & supplies whsle 8 D D (20-99)
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 444 2,190,470 226,400 5,023
42181 Construction & mining (except petroleum) machinery & equip whsle 13 D D (20-99)
42182 Farm & garden machinery & equipment whsle 8 D D (20-99)
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 258 1,154,179 155,569 3,309
4218301 Food-processing machinery & equipment whsle 8 D D (20-99)
4218302 Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid-power) machinery & equipment whsle 25 79,401 11,590 235
42183021 Hydraulic & pneumatic pumps & motors whsle 13 D D (20-99)
42183022 Hydraulic & pneumatic parts, accessories, & supplies whsle 12 D D (100-249)
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 86 309,296 37,726 837
4218304 Metalworking machinery & equipment whsle 52 355,691 42,783 952
4218305 Materials handling equipment whsle 38 196,273 28,976 729
4218307 Other industrial machinery & equipment whsle 48 D D (250-499)
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 99 813,159 46,093 1,011
4218401 General-line industrial supplies whsle 14 D D (100-249)
4218402 Mechanical power transmission supplies whsle 21 522,454 10,541 238
4218403 Welding supplies whsle 8 25,613 6,007 110
4218404 Industrial containers & supplies whsle 14 50,558 5,030 121
4218405 Industrial valves & fittings (except fluid-power) whsle 7 47,473 6,071 125
4218406 Other industrial supplies whsle 35 D D (250-499)
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 48 102,204 12,323 391
4218502 Custodial, janitors' equipment & supplies whsle 25 35,194 4,117 152
4218503 Laundry & dry-cleaning equipment & supplies whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4218504 Other service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 12 D D (100-249)
42186 Transportation equipment & supplies (exc motor vehicle) whsle 18 74,276 7,142 186
4218603 Other transportation equipment & supplies whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 175 D D (1000-2499)
42191 Sporting & recreational goods & supplies whsle 14 D D (100-249)
42192 Toy & hobby goods & supplies whsle 9 D D (100-249)
42193 Recyclable material whsle 92 D D (1000-2499)
4219301 Iron & steel scrap processors & dealers 38 D D (500-999)
42193011 Iron & steel scrap processors (using power processing equipment) 27 D D (500-999)
42193012 Iron & steel scrap processors (not using power processing equip) 11 D D (20-99)
4219302 Recyclable paper & paperboard whsle 10 D D (100-249)
4219303 Other recyclable material whsle 44 D D (500-999)
42194 Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious stone, & precious metal whsle 10 D D (20-99)
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 50 D D (250-499)
4219903 General merchandise (durable goods) whsle 20 D D (20-99)
4219904 Prerecorded media whsle 8 D D (100-249)
42199042 Prerecorded video tapes whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4219906 Other durable goods whsle 14 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 724 11,611,938 576,540 15,985
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 65 499,631 43,921 1,008
42211 Printing & writing paper whsle 7 D D (100-249)
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 35 216,816 17,425 460
42213 Industrial & personal service paper whsle 23 D D (250-499)
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 31 D D (1000-2499)
4222101 General-line drugs whsle 12 D D (500-999)
4222102 Specialty-line drug, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, & toiletries whsle 19 D D (500-999)
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 47 D D (500-999)
42231 Piece goods, notions, & other dry goods whsle 8 D D (20-99)
4223101 Piece goods - jobbers 5 D D (20-99)
42232 Men's & boys' clothing & furnishings whsle 19 D D (500-999)
42233 Women's, children's, & infants' clothing & accessories whsle 14 D D (20-99)
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 298 5,294,309 289,389 8,241
42241 General-line grocery whsle 26 1,936,327 82,606 2,387
4224101 General-line grocery whsle, voluntary group 3 D D (1000-2499)
4224103 Other general-line grocery whsle 23 D D (1000-2499)
42242 Packaged frozen food whsle 37 D D (500-999)
42243 Dairy products, (except dried or canned) whsle 23 D D (500-999)
4224302 Dairy product (except raw milk) whsle 23 D D (500-999)
42244 Poultry & poultry product whsle 4 D D (20-99)
42245 Confectionery whsle 21 319,830 20,732 675
42246 Fish & seafood whsle 8 D D (100-249)
42247 Meat & meat product whsle 43 657,324 19,719 638
42248 Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle 53 437,443 33,165 876
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 83 D D (1000-2499)
4224901 Coffee, tea, & spice whsle 8 D D (20-99)
4224902 Bread & baked goods whsle 31 156,458 14,461 419
4224903 Soft drinks whsle 16 D D (1000-2499)
4224906 Other grocery specialties whsle 22 D D (500-999)
4225 Farm-product raw material whsle 5 D D (20-99)
42259 Other farm product raw material whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4225901 Hides, skins, & pelts whsle 1 D D (20-99)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 97 556,391 46,590 967
42261 Plastics materials & basic forms & shapes whsle 16 D D (100-249)
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 81 D D (500-999)
4226901 Industrial gases (except LP) whsle 12 29,411 6,079 170
4226902 Other chemical & allied products whsle 69 D D (500-999)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 40 D D (500-999)
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 24 1,880,807 24,392 576
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 22 D D (500-999)
42271011 Petroleum bulk stations (except LP) 10 D D (100-249)
42271012 Petroleum bulk terminals (except LP) 12 D D (250-499)
4227102 Liquefied petroleum bulk stations & terminals 2 D D (20-99)
42272 Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle (exc bulk stations & terminals) 16 D D (100-249)
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 26 764,958 61,475 1,755
42281 Beer & ale whsle 10 271,580 29,460 800
42282 Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 16 493,378 32,015 955
4228201 Wine & distilled alcoholic bev (licensed operation) whsle 12 D D (500-999)
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 115 D D (1000-2499)
42291 Farm supplies whsle 4 D D (20-99)
42292 Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle 21 D D (250-499)
42293 Flower, nursery stock, & florists' supplies whsle 17 34,620 5,258 233
42294 Tobacco & tobacco product whsle 7 518,417 6,808 181
42295 Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle 12 57,218 6,239 167
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 54 D D (250-499)
4229901 Art goods whsle 17 D D (20-99)
4229904 Other nondurable goods whsle 27 D D (100-249)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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