1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
New Hampshire


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 2,033 11,371,112 875,025 22,631
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 1,432 5,897,431 535,017 13,593
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 601 5,473,681 340,008 9,038

 

 

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 2,033 11,371,112 875,025 22,631
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 1,432 5,897,431 535,017 13,593
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 111 367,310 37,059 1,326
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 33 252,947 21,536 729
4211103 Light truck & van (14,000 lb or less) whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4211104 Medium truck & tractor (14,001 lb to 26,000 lb) whsle 4 35,835 3,581 126
4211105 Heavy truck & tractor (over 26,000 lb) whsle 13 136,179 10,645 301
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 32 51,749 7,193 293
4211201 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - warehouse distributors 13 25,707 3,977 154
4211202 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - jobbers 19 26,042 3,216 139
42113 Tire & tube whsle 17 D D (100-249)
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 29 D D (100-249)
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 57 103,176 9,300 318
42121 Furniture whsle 27 D D (100-249)
4212101 Household & lawn furniture whsle 12 D D (20-99)
4212102 Office & business furniture whsle 15 D D (100-249)
42122 Home furnishings whsle 30 D D (100-249)
4212201 Household china, glassware, & crockery whsle 11 23,464 2,972 104
4212204 Other home furnishings whsle 10 D D (20-99)
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 74 771,669 34,563 773
42131 Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood panel whsle 45 697,126 25,807 543
4213101 Lumber without yard whsle 15 D D (100-249)
4213102 Lumber with yard whsle 9 D D (100-249)
4213103 Plywood, veneer, millwork, & wood panel whsle 21 147,583 7,779 227
42132 Brick, stone, & related construction materials whsle 16 D D (20-99)
4213202 Sand, gravel, & stone whsle 8 7,576 1,810 48
4213203 Cement, lime, & related products whsle 3 D D (1-19)
42133 Roofing, siding, & insulation material whsle 7 47,327 4,881 107
42139 Other construction materials whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 284 1,276,073 161,440 3,248
42141 Photographic equipment & supplies whsle 8 D D (100-249)
42142 Office equipment whsle 36 67,337 13,487 384
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 156 985,143 117,723 2,044
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 115 D D (1000-2499)
42143011 Computers & peripheral equipment for resale 49 D D (250-499)
42143012 Computers & peripheral equipment for end use 66 651,234 68,185 1,213
4214302 Computer software (packaged) whsle 41 D D (250-499)
42144 Other commercial equipment whsle 23 D D (100-249)
4214401 Restaurant & hotel equipment & supplies whsle 17 24,309 2,392 88
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 37 75,036 8,084 221
4214501 Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies whsle 35 D D (100-249)
42146 Ophthalmic goods whsle 6 14,141 4,254 114
42149 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 18 D D (100-249)
4214901 Religious & school supplies whsle 3 D D (100-249)
4214902 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 15 D D (20-99)
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 43 187,072 18,609 472
42151 Metal service centers & offices 43 187,072 18,609 472
4215101 Ferrous metal service centers & sales offices 38 D D (250-499)
42151011 Ferrous metal service centers 27 159,602 16,818 435
42151012 Ferrous metal sales offices 11 D D (20-99)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 258 1,294,883 95,543 2,332
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 81 492,336 27,377 620
42162 Electrical appliance, television & radio set whsle 14 30,413 2,329 56
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 163 772,134 65,837 1,656
4216901 Communications equipment & supplies whsle 58 113,609 30,445 820
4216902 Electronic parts (excluding communications equipment) whsle 105 658,525 35,392 836
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 91 520,329 40,168 1,366
42171 Hardware whsle 42 D D (500-999)
42172 Plumbing & heating equipment & supplies (hydronics) whsle 26 83,778 6,872 273
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 17 D D (100-249)
42174 Refrigeration equipment & supplies whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 349 989,769 108,611 2,788
42181 Construction & mining (except petroleum) machinery & equip whsle 36 D D (250-499)
42182 Farm & garden machinery & equipment whsle 19 40,065 5,043 195
4218201 Farm machinery & equipment - farm dealers 12 19,719 3,065 113
4218202 Farm machinery & equipment - whsle distributors 6 D D (20-99)
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 193 526,862 61,581 1,394
4218302 Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid-power) machinery & equipment whsle 19 D D (100-249)
42183021 Hydraulic & pneumatic pumps & motors whsle 9 14,706 1,354 44
42183022 Hydraulic & pneumatic parts, accessories, & supplies whsle 10 D D (20-99)
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 70 152,534 19,464 454
4218304 Metalworking machinery & equipment whsle 25 120,268 12,955 291
4218305 Materials handling equipment whsle 13 27,240 3,386 95
4218307 Other industrial machinery & equipment whsle 57 189,536 20,635 410
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 48 100,374 12,924 336
4218402 Mechanical power transmission supplies whsle 12 48,541 6,756 162
4218406 Other industrial supplies whsle 21 34,106 4,288 124
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 30 100,706 10,185 381
4218501 Beauty & barber shop equipment & supplies whsle 8 D D (100-249)
4218502 Custodial, janitors' equipment & supplies whsle 8 17,038 957 39
4218503 Laundry & dry-cleaning equipment & supplies whsle 4 52,725 3,773 109
42186 Transportation equipment & supplies (exc motor vehicle) whsle 23 D D (20-99)
4218601 Aircraft & aeronautical equipment & supplies whsle 18 D D (20-99)
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 165 387,150 29,724 970
42191 Sporting & recreational goods & supplies whsle 44 249,484 13,935 454
42192 Toy & hobby goods & supplies whsle 14 D D (20-99)
42193 Recyclable material whsle 35 53,868 7,649 253
4219301 Iron & steel scrap processors & dealers 10 D D (20-99)
42193012 Iron & steel scrap processors (not using power processing equip) 9 D D (20-99)
4219303 Other recyclable material whsle 19 34,970 4,693 150
42194 Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious stone, & precious metal whsle 21 D D (20-99)
4219401 Jewelry, watch, diamonds, precious stone, & silverware whsle 20 D D (20-99)
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 51 D D (100-249)
4219902 Forest products (except lumber) whsle 23 37,472 2,639 93
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 601 5,473,681 340,008 9,038
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 78 331,955 33,387 832
42211 Printing & writing paper whsle 16 91,654 5,651 114
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 44 157,156 16,279 469
42213 Industrial & personal service paper whsle 18 83,145 11,457 249
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 20 D D (250-499)
4222102 Specialty-line drug, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, & toiletries whsle 10 D D (100-249)
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 62 962,261 62,738 1,436
42231 Piece goods, notions, & other dry goods whsle 10 33,165 2,188 73
4223101 Piece goods - jobbers 6 D D (20-99)
4223102 Notions & other dry goods whsle 4 D D (20-99)
42232 Men's & boys' clothing & furnishings whsle 19 D D (100-249)
42233 Women's, children's, & infants' clothing & accessories whsle 14 D D (20-99)
42234 Footwear whsle 19 886,348 54,251 1,116
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 169 2,082,334 112,120 3,155
42241 General-line grocery whsle 11 302,166 20,378 544
4224103 Other general-line grocery whsle 10 D D (500-999)
42242 Packaged frozen food whsle 16 192,644 3,245 70
42243 Dairy products, (except dried or canned) whsle 8 35,151 3,130 91
4224302 Dairy product (except raw milk) whsle 8 35,151 3,130 91
42244 Poultry & poultry product whsle 11 292,827 8,575 273
4224401 Live poultry whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4224402 Poultry & poultry product (except live) whsle 8 D D (100-249)
42245 Confectionery whsle 12 94,703 13,628 404
42246 Fish & seafood whsle 17 D D (20-99)
42247 Meat & meat product whsle 5 D D (20-99)
42248 Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle 10 24,290 2,865 122
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 79 D D (1000-2499)
4224902 Bread & baked goods whsle 27 71,942 7,918 245
4224903 Soft drinks whsle 17 D D (500-999)
4224905 Food & beverage basic materials whsle 5 188,971 4,005 69
4224906 Other grocery specialties whsle 20 D D (250-499)
4225 Farm-product raw material whsle 3 D D (1-19)
42251 Grain & field bean whsle 1 D D (1-19)
42252 Livestock whsle 1 D D (1-19)
42259 Other farm product raw material whsle 1 D D (1-19)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 100 338,065 35,707 711
42261 Plastics materials & basic forms & shapes whsle 35 125,835 11,163 188
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 65 212,230 24,544 523
4226901 Industrial gases (except LP) whsle 13 31,309 5,394 160
4226902 Other chemical & allied products whsle 52 180,921 19,150 363
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 34 D D (500-999)
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 16 344,790 12,580 410
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 15 D D (250-499)
42271011 Petroleum bulk stations (except LP) 8 D D (100-249)
42271012 Petroleum bulk terminals (except LP) 7 D D (100-249)
42272 Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle (exc bulk stations & terminals) 18 D D (250-499)
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 21 397,878 29,159 719
42281 Beer & ale whsle 10 209,276 24,694 599
42282 Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 11 188,602 4,465 120
4228201 Wine & distilled alcoholic bev (licensed operation) whsle 11 188,602 4,465 120
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 114 D D (1000-2499)
42291 Farm supplies whsle 11 D D (20-99)
42292 Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle 27 113,137 13,526 495
42293 Flower, nursery stock, & florists' supplies whsle 13 D D (20-99)
42294 Tobacco & tobacco product whsle 5 114,289 4,013 181
42295 Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle 4 1,251 290 19
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 54 D D (250-499)
4229901 Art goods whsle 17 13,176 2,071 73
4229904 Other nondurable goods whsle 25 D D (100-249)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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