1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Oregon


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 5,943 53,679,098 2,578,675 74,790
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 4,009 28,202,539 1,603,883 42,904
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 1,934 25,476,559 974,792 31,886

 

 

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 5,943 53,679,098 2,578,675 74,790
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 4,009 28,202,539 1,603,883 42,904
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 419 7,182,435 180,290 5,542
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 123 6,272,423 89,066 2,494
4211101 Automobile & motorcycle whsle 59 3,930,480 26,214 767
4211102 Bus & recreational vehicle whsle 9 D D (100-249)
4211103 Light truck & van (14,000 lb or less) whsle 8 D D (100-249)
4211104 Medium truck & tractor (14,001 lb to 26,000 lb) whsle 15 D D (100-249)
4211105 Heavy truck & tractor (over 26,000 lb) whsle 32 D D (1000-2499)
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 163 796,495 69,618 2,123
4211201 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - warehouse distributors 69 D D (500-999)
4211202 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - jobbers 85 517,702 41,924 1,189
4211203 Petroleum products marketing equipment whsle 9 D D (20-99)
42113 Tire & tube whsle 15 D D (100-249)
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 118 D D (500-999)
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 143 441,291 39,863 1,351
42121 Furniture whsle 52 D D (250-499)
4212101 Household & lawn furniture whsle 17 D D (20-99)
4212102 Office & business furniture whsle 35 D D (250-499)
42122 Home furnishings whsle 91 D D (1000-2499)
4212201 Household china, glassware, & crockery whsle 16 40,424 3,367 137
4212202 Linens, domestics, draperies, & curtains whsle 15 D D (100-249)
4212203 Floor coverings whsle 36 117,480 12,951 394
4212204 Other home furnishings whsle 24 D D (250-499)
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 424 6,917,405 216,029 4,618
42131 Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood panel whsle 319 6,533,592 184,398 3,588
4213101 Lumber without yard whsle 131 3,346,004 57,924 906
4213102 Lumber with yard whsle 70 1,233,953 45,335 1,078
4213103 Plywood, veneer, millwork, & wood panel whsle 118 1,953,635 81,139 1,604
42132 Brick, stone, & related construction materials whsle 33 136,353 12,714 358
4213201 Brick, block, tile, clay/cement sewer pipe whsle 16 D D (100-249)
4213202 Sand, gravel, & stone whsle 7 D D (100-249)
4213203 Cement, lime, & related products whsle 10 47,915 1,113 25
42133 Roofing, siding, & insulation material whsle 16 50,756 3,303 72
42139 Other construction materials whsle 56 196,704 15,614 600
4213901 Flat glass & other construction glass whsle 15 26,211 2,294 97
4213902 Other construction materials whsle 41 170,493 13,320 503
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 567 2,144,423 277,226 6,744
42141 Photographic equipment & supplies whsle 14 D D (100-249)
42142 Office equipment whsle 104 319,620 67,376 1,782
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 210 935,594 102,325 2,202
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 161 D D (1000-2499)
42143011 Computers & peripheral equipment for resale 58 448,698 26,412 708
42143012 Computers & peripheral equipment for end use 103 D D (1000-2499)
4214302 Computer software (packaged) whsle 49 D D (250-499)
42144 Other commercial equipment whsle 77 D D (500-999)
4214401 Restaurant & hotel equipment & supplies whsle 48 141,571 17,297 518
4214402 Store machines & equipment whsle 29 D D (250-499)
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 102 370,398 34,582 814
4214501 Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies whsle 85 292,216 25,978 658
4214502 Dental equipment & supplies whsle 17 78,182 8,604 156
42146 Ophthalmic goods whsle 21 77,516 7,850 257
42149 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 39 D D (500-999)
4214901 Religious & school supplies whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4214902 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 34 D D (500-999)
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 124 D D (1000-2499)
42151 Metal service centers & offices 119 955,888 77,417 2,078
4215101 Ferrous metal service centers & sales offices 99 850,817 66,037 1,761
42151011 Ferrous metal service centers 78 D D (1000-2499)
42151012 Ferrous metal sales offices 21 D D (20-99)
4215102 Nonferrous metal service centers & sales offices 20 105,071 11,380 317
42151021 Nonferrous metal service centers 12 D D (250-499)
42152 Coal & other mineral & ore whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 507 3,712,113 213,465 5,027
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 178 1,002,839 68,269 1,682
42162 Electrical appliance, television & radio set whsle 40 282,433 20,396 663
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 289 2,426,841 124,800 2,682
4216901 Communications equipment & supplies whsle 110 647,193 52,613 1,097
4216902 Electronic parts (excluding communications equipment) whsle 179 1,779,648 72,187 1,585
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 264 1,231,664 84,236 2,297
42171 Hardware whsle 146 628,504 40,320 1,203
42172 Plumbing & heating equipment & supplies (hydronics) whsle 46 211,065 16,214 393
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 54 366,449 25,083 623
42174 Refrigeration equipment & supplies whsle 18 25,646 2,619 78
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 1,069 3,594,288 383,171 10,902
42181 Construction & mining (except petroleum) machinery & equip whsle 95 735,050 69,697 1,944
42182 Farm & garden machinery & equipment whsle 137 441,844 45,426 1,363
4218201 Farm machinery & equipment - farm dealers 90 280,164 30,960 974
4218202 Farm machinery & equipment - whsle distributors 34 68,651 7,565 236
4218203 Lawn & garden machinery & equipment whsle 13 93,029 6,901 153
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 420 1,369,679 151,611 4,023
4218301 Food-processing machinery & equipment whsle 17 57,147 7,000 160
4218302 Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid-power) machinery & equipment whsle 66 216,710 27,621 676
42183021 Hydraulic & pneumatic pumps & motors whsle 29 72,392 11,679 299
42183022 Hydraulic & pneumatic parts, accessories, & supplies whsle 37 144,318 15,942 377
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 139 382,172 46,435 1,271
4218304 Metalworking machinery & equipment whsle 28 77,386 9,377 202
4218305 Materials handling equipment whsle 61 214,196 30,538 845
4218307 Other industrial machinery & equipment whsle 104 D D (500-999)
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 253 708,080 74,781 2,175
4218401 General-line industrial supplies whsle 38 54,949 7,336 228
4218402 Mechanical power transmission supplies whsle 60 174,064 17,267 530
4218403 Welding supplies whsle 47 D D (250-499)
4218404 Industrial containers & supplies whsle 22 143,169 6,454 187
4218405 Industrial valves & fittings (except fluid-power) whsle 26 86,703 8,998 206
4218406 Other industrial supplies whsle 60 D D (500-999)
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 104 166,604 23,878 875
4218501 Beauty & barber shop equipment & supplies whsle 22 42,606 4,826 211
4218502 Custodial, janitors' equipment & supplies whsle 36 70,657 11,179 367
4218504 Other service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 37 D D (250-499)
42186 Transportation equipment & supplies (exc motor vehicle) whsle 60 173,031 17,778 522
4218601 Aircraft & aeronautical equipment & supplies whsle 28 98,550 8,408 240
4218602 Marine machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 16 22,573 2,531 100
4218603 Other transportation equipment & supplies whsle 16 51,908 6,839 182
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 492 D D (2500-4999)
42191 Sporting & recreational goods & supplies whsle 113 383,475 39,721 988
42192 Toy & hobby goods & supplies whsle 42 68,146 5,752 342
42193 Recyclable material whsle 112 491,775 44,294 1,464
4219301 Iron & steel scrap processors & dealers 38 142,687 13,640 401
42193011 Iron & steel scrap processors (using power processing equipment) 22 81,857 11,577 337
42193012 Iron & steel scrap processors (not using power processing equip) 16 60,830 2,063 64
4219302 Recyclable paper & paperboard whsle 38 D D (500-999)
4219303 Other recyclable material whsle 36 D D (500-999)
42194 Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious stone, & precious metal whsle 39 68,626 5,217 182
4219401 Jewelry, watch, diamonds, precious stone, & silverware whsle 36 D D (100-249)
4219402 Precious metal (excluding ores) whsle 3 D D (1-19)
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 186 D D (1000-2499)
4219902 Forest products (except lumber) whsle 65 534,836 15,044 379
4219903 General merchandise (durable goods) whsle 44 115,275 4,355 240
4219904 Prerecorded media whsle 27 D D (250-499)
42199041 Compact discs/prerecorded audio tapes, & phonograph records whsle 15 D D (250-499)
42199042 Prerecorded video tapes whsle 12 D D (20-99)
4219905 Fire extinguishers & fire safety equipment whsle 12 6,856 1,447 41
4219906 Other durable goods whsle 34 D D (250-499)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 1,934 25,476,559 974,792 31,886
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 213 1,653,492 119,492 3,165
42211 Printing & writing paper whsle 27 528,791 19,455 446
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 120 450,672 55,160 1,726
42213 Industrial & personal service paper whsle 66 674,029 44,877 993
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 95 1,114,155 39,091 1,224
4222101 General-line drugs whsle 39 866,458 18,290 687
4222102 Specialty-line drug, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, & toiletries whsle 56 247,697 20,801 537
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 131 D D (1000-2499)
42231 Piece goods, notions, & other dry goods whsle 41 D D (250-499)
4223101 Piece goods - jobbers 28 D D (250-499)
4223102 Notions & other dry goods whsle 13 D D (20-99)
42232 Men's & boys' clothing & furnishings whsle 43 D D (500-999)
42233 Women's, children's, & infants' clothing & accessories whsle 28 D D (100-249)
42234 Footwear whsle 19 1,808,592 68,100 1,102
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 570 7,219,866 368,734 13,788
42241 General-line grocery whsle 73 2,270,781 79,860 2,865
4224101 General-line grocery whsle, voluntary group 2 D D (20-99)
4224102 General-line grocery whsle, retail cooperative 17 D D (100-249)
4224103 Other general-line grocery whsle 54 D D (2500-4999)
42242 Packaged frozen food whsle 52 1,079,248 27,367 989
42243 Dairy products, (except dried or canned) whsle 25 176,631 11,989 361
4224302 Dairy product (except raw milk) whsle 24 D D (250-499)
42244 Poultry & poultry product whsle 9 D D (100-249)
4224402 Poultry & poultry product (except live) whsle 9 D D (100-249)
42245 Confectionery whsle 30 241,046 21,184 771
42246 Fish & seafood whsle 22 116,299 8,845 372
42247 Meat & meat product whsle 44 516,428 25,044 738
42248 Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle 100 622,858 71,291 3,047
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 215 D D (2500-4999)
4224901 Coffee, tea, & spice whsle 39 82,483 10,850 385
4224902 Bread & baked goods whsle 50 259,071 18,008 679
4224903 Soft drinks whsle 40 238,663 24,058 863
4224904 Canned goods whsle 16 D D (100-249)
4224905 Food & beverage basic materials whsle 11 D D (20-99)
4224906 Other grocery specialties whsle 59 D D (1000-2499)
4225 Farm-product raw material whsle 76 4,691,925 21,138 678
42251 Grain & field bean whsle 49 4,561,923 18,367 424
42252 Livestock whsle 14 D D (100-249)
42259 Other farm product raw material whsle 13 D D (20-99)
4225905 Other farm-product raw material whsle 11 D D (20-99)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 156 547,811 43,452 1,193
42261 Plastics materials & basic forms & shapes whsle 42 181,374 10,652 290
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 114 366,437 32,800 903
4226901 Industrial gases (except LP) whsle 10 D D (20-99)
4226902 Other chemical & allied products whsle 104 D D (500-999)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 158 2,789,208 59,884 2,158
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 133 2,506,172 53,682 2,002
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 122 D D (1000-2499)
42271011 Petroleum bulk stations (except LP) 105 D D (1000-2499)
42271012 Petroleum bulk terminals (except LP) 17 1,550,230 14,598 515
4227102 Liquefied petroleum bulk stations & terminals 11 D D (20-99)
42272 Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle (exc bulk stations & terminals) 25 283,036 6,202 156
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 89 557,006 62,325 1,978
42281 Beer & ale whsle 56 339,605 40,998 1,318
42282 Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 33 217,401 21,327 660
4228201 Wine & distilled alcoholic bev (licensed operation) whsle 28 D D (500-999)
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 446 D D (5000-9999)
42291 Farm supplies whsle 132 894,026 48,732 1,507
4229101 Farm supplies - farm dealers 43 110,827 8,209 292
4229102 Farm supplies - whsle distributors 89 783,199 40,523 1,215
42292 Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle 68 D D (1000-2499)
42293 Flower, nursery stock, & florists' supplies whsle 61 D D (500-999)
42294 Tobacco & tobacco product whsle 14 424,782 12,847 487
42295 Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle 32 128,646 12,055 339
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 139 D D (500-999)
4229901 Art goods whsle 42 D D (250-499)
4229902 General merchandise (nondurable goods) whsle 36 D D (100-249)
4229904 Other nondurable goods whsle 58 D D (250-499)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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