1997 Economic Census:
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SIC:   Wholesale trade

 
SIC 51:   Wholesale trade - nondurable goods - Finder by 3-digit SIC
Includes only establishments with payroll. Introductory text includes scope and methodology.                    
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SIC Description Establish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Paid
employees
Annual payroll
($1,000)
  51     Wholesale trade - nondurable goods 183,850 1,935,906,522 2,621,962 86,779,592
511     Paper and paper products 19,744 134,224,675 296,912 9,151,004
512     Drugs, drug proprietaries, and druggists' sundries 8,053 203,147,771 190,127 8,394,864
513     Apparel, piece goods, and notions 21,266 125,860,153 215,100 8,020,588
514     Groceries and related products 41,949 590,785,074 858,481 26,883,955
515     Farm-product raw materials 10,343 166,786,245 97,521 2,306,012
516     Chemicals and allied products 15,920 128,923,496 165,768 7,241,315
517     Petroleum and petroleum products 12,711 272,459,061 151,555 4,838,952
518     Beer, wine, and distilled alcoholic beverages 4,850 69,703,203 151,677 5,667,069
519     Miscellaneous nondurable goods 49,014 244,016,844 494,821 14,275,833
N=Comparable data not available D=Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

SIC 51:   Wholesale trade - nondurable goods - 4-digit SIC to 6-digit NAICS
Includes only establishments with payroll. Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Figures to the left of NAICS codes indicate the percent of NAICS receipts represented by this part; and link to Table 1 where other parts of the NAICS are shown. links to 1997 and 1992 Comparative Statistics for whole SICs.
SIC NAICS Pt Description Establish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Paid
employees
Annual payroll
($1,000)
511       Paper and paper products 19,744 134,224,675 296,912 9,151,004
5111     Not Comparable   Printing & writing paper 2,309 38,397,487 33,135 1,547,334
  422110  
Printing & writing paper whsle
2,309 38,397,487 33,135 1,547,334
5112     Not Comparable   Stationery & office supplies 11,942 50,433,224 192,328 4,728,933
  422120  
Stationery & office supplies whsle
8,046 33,271,034 109,766 3,308,237
87% of 453210 23
Other office supplies stores (retail)
3,842 14,859,497 76,469 1,234,566
3% of 454110 60
Nonstore office supply merchants
54 2,302,693 6,093 186,130
5113     Not Comparable   Industrial & personal service paper 5,493 45,393,964 71,449 2,874,737
  422130  
Industrial & personal service paper whsle
5,493 45,393,964 71,449 2,874,737
SIC NAICS Pt Description Establish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Paid
employees
Annual payroll
($1,000)
512       Drugs, drug proprietaries, and druggists' sundries 8,053 203,147,771 190,127 8,394,864
5122     Comparable   Drugs, drug proprietaries, & druggists' sundries 8,053 203,147,771 190,127 8,394,864
100% of 422210
Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle
8,053 203,147,771 70,977 8,394,864
  422210 10
General-line drugs whsle
3,283 79,946,995 70,977 2,290,715
  422210 20
Specialty-line drug, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, & toiletries whsle
4,770 123,200,776 119,150 6,104,149
SIC NAICS Pt Description Establish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Paid
employees
Annual payroll
($1,000)
513       Apparel, piece goods, and notions 21,266 125,860,153 215,100 8,020,588
5131     Not Comparable   Piece goods, notions, & other dry goods 6,225 27,532,660 52,961 1,872,454
19% of 313311 40
Broadwoven fabric finishing mills (pt)
559 1,755,733 7,526 261,011
100% of 422310
Piece goods, notions, & other dry goods whsle
5,666 25,776,927 33,068 1,611,443
  422310 10
Piece goods - jobbers
4,191 22,125,937 33,068 1,240,760
  422310 20
Notions & other dry goods whsle
1,475 3,650,990 12,367 370,683
5136     Not Comparable   Men's & boys' clothing & furnishings 5,006 33,360,264 62,253 2,166,205
  422320  
Men's & boys' clothing & furnishings whsle
5,006 33,360,264 62,253 2,166,205
5137     Not Comparable   Women's & children's & infants' clothing & accessories 8,217 40,603,484 76,256 2,799,463
  422330  
Women's, children's, & infants' clothing & accessories whsle
8,217 40,603,484 76,256 2,799,463
5139     Not Comparable   Footwear 1,818 24,363,745 23,630 1,182,466
  422340  
Footwear whsle
1,818 24,363,745 23,630 1,182,466
SIC NAICS Pt Description Establish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Paid
employees
Annual payroll
($1,000)
514       Groceries and related products 41,949 590,785,074 858,481 26,883,955
5141     Comparable   Groceries, general-line 4,138 146,689,286 168,190 5,541,000
100% of 422410
General-line grocery whsle
4,138 146,689,286 17,064 5,541,000
  422410 10
General-line grocery whsle, voluntary group
186 16,156,029 17,064 554,986
  422410 20
General-line grocery whsle, retail cooperative
211 16,142,440 13,882 467,726
  422410 30
Other general-line grocery whsle
3,741 114,390,817 137,244 4,518,288
5142     Not Comparable   Packaged frozen foods 3,838 69,114,831 85,067 2,800,272
  422420  
Packaged frozen food whsle
3,838 69,114,831 85,067 2,800,272
5143     Comparable   Dairy products, except dried or canned 2,862 34,594,779 47,742 1,637,129
100% of 422430
Dairy products, (except dried or canned) whsle
2,862 34,594,779 1,642 1,637,129
  422430 10
Raw milk whsle
140 4,900,769 1,642 49,043
  422430 20
Dairy product (except raw milk) whsle
2,722 29,694,010 46,100 1,588,086
5144     Comparable   Poultry & poultry products 1,040 13,809,561 17,792 490,567
100% of 422440
Poultry & poultry product whsle
1,040 13,809,561 595 490,567
  422440 10
Live poultry whsle
50 317,047 595 17,713
  422440 20
Poultry & poultry product (except live) whsle
990 13,492,514 17,197 472,854
5145     Comparable   Confectionery 2,621 27,169,914 60,010 1,835,202
  422450  
Confectionery whsle
2,621 27,169,914 60,010 1,835,202
5146     Not Comparable   Fish & seafoods 2,960 13,165,780 27,402 684,365
  422460  
Fish & seafood whsle
2,960 13,165,780 27,402 684,365
5147     Not Comparable   Meats & meat products 3,746 53,141,427 53,818 1,596,778
7% of 311612 20
Meat processed from carcasses (pt)
189 1,815,012 3,562 105,856
  422470  
Meat & meat product whsle
3,557 51,326,415 50,256 1,490,922
5148     Not Comparable   Fresh fruits & vegetables 6,121 46,340,833 109,771 3,021,175
  422480  
Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle
6,121 46,340,833 109,771 3,021,175
5149     Comparable   Other groceries & related products 14,623 186,758,663 288,689 9,277,467
100% of 422490
Other grocery & related products whsle
14,623 186,758,663 19,037 9,277,467
  422490 10
Coffee, tea, & spice whsle
1,788 13,421,054 19,037 587,048
  422490 20
Bread & baked goods whsle
3,290 20,275,213 55,337 1,607,505
  422490 30
Soft drinks whsle
3,150 29,142,717 100,272 3,212,389
  422490 40
Canned goods whsle
1,283 27,632,847 20,470 753,747
  422490 50
Food & beverage basic materials whsle
703 6,331,021 7,303 266,495
  422490 60
Other grocery specialties whsle
4,409 89,955,811 86,270 2,850,283
SIC NAICS Pt Description Establish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Paid
employees
Annual payroll
($1,000)
515       Farm-product raw materials 10,343 166,786,245 97,521 2,306,012
5153     Not Comparable   Grain & field beans 6,569 120,312,556 56,368 1,642,921
  422510  
Grain & field bean whsle
6,569 120,312,556 56,368 1,642,921
5154     Comparable   Livestock 2,090 24,098,461 27,182 260,202
  422520  
Livestock whsle
2,090 24,098,461 27,182 260,202
5159     Comparable   Other farm-product raw materials 1,684 22,375,228 13,971 402,889
100% of 422590
Other farm product raw material whsle
1,684 22,375,228 1,983 402,889
  422590 10
Hides, skins, & pelts whsle
260 2,096,303 1,983 54,276
  422590 20
Leaf tobacco whsle
328 3,658,394 3,720 86,300
  422590 30
Wool, wool tops, & mohair whsle
80 202,820 307 7,838
  422590 40
Cotton whsle
297 10,618,437 2,595 110,196
  422590 50
Other farm-product raw material whsle
719 5,799,274 5,366 144,279
SIC NAICS Pt Description Establish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Paid
employees
Annual payroll
($1,000)
516       Chemicals and allied products 15,920 128,923,496 165,768 7,241,315
5162     Comparable   Plastics materials & basic forms & shapes 4,349 35,193,271 43,680 1,743,650
  422610  
Plastics materials & basic forms & shapes whsle
4,349 35,193,271 43,680 1,743,650
5169     Comparable   Chemicals & allied products, n.e.c. 11,571 93,730,225 122,088 5,497,665
100% of 422690
Other chemical & allied products whsle
11,571 93,730,225 11,505 5,497,665
  422690 10
Industrial gases (except LP) whsle
1,106 2,806,880 11,505 407,882
  422690 20
Other chemical & allied products whsle
10,465 90,923,345 110,583 5,089,783
SIC NAICS Pt Description Establish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Paid
employees
Annual payroll
($1,000)
517       Petroleum and petroleum products 12,711 272,459,061 151,555 4,838,952
5171     Almost Comparable   Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 9,104 181,554,365 116,215 3,524,999
100% of 422710
Petroleum bulk stations & terminals
7,690 176,719,246 69,499 3,165,900
  422710 11
Petroleum bulk stations (except LP)
6,045 50,922,994 69,499 1,878,095
  422710 12
Petroleum bulk terminals (except LP)
1,225 120,085,945 28,253 1,113,250
  422710 20
Liquefied petroleum bulk stations & terminals
420 5,710,307 4,737 174,555
24% of 454311 20
Heating oil dealers (selling for consumption - retail)
813 3,283,889 7,673 194,968
18% of 454312 20
Liquefied petroleum dealers (selling for consumption - retail)
601 1,551,230 6,053 164,131
5172     Not Comparable   Petroleum & petroleum products, except bulk stations & terminals 3,607 90,904,696 35,340 1,313,953
  422720  
Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle (exc bulk stations & terminals)
3,607 90,904,696 35,340 1,313,953
SIC NAICS Pt Description Establish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Paid
employees
Annual payroll
($1,000)
518       Beer, wine, and distilled alcoholic beverages 4,850 69,703,203 151,677 5,667,069
5181     Not Comparable   Beer & ale 3,013 34,997,239 96,284 3,308,583
  422810  
Beer & ale whsle
3,013 34,997,239 96,284 3,308,583
5182     Not Comparable   Wine & distilled alcoholic beverages 1,837 34,705,964 55,393 2,358,486
100% of 422820
Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle
1,837 34,705,964 54,751 2,358,486
  422820 10
Wine & distilled alcoholic bev (licensed operation) whsle
1,715 34,325,562 54,751 2,348,175
  422820 20
Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage (State operated) whsle
122 380,402 642 10,311
SIC NAICS Pt Description Establish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Paid
employees
Annual payroll
($1,000)
519       Miscellaneous nondurable goods 49,014 244,016,844 494,821 14,275,833
5191     Not Comparable   Farm supplies 16,103 74,776,800 146,676 4,220,725
100% of 422910
Farm supplies whsle
7,378 53,634,309 29,647 2,562,527
  422910 10
Farm supplies - farm dealers
3,873 12,772,801 29,647 836,054
  422910 20
Farm supplies - whsle distributors
3,505 40,861,508 44,861 1,726,473
77% of 444220 20
Farm supplies dealers (retail)
8,725 21,142,491 72,168 1,658,198
5192     Not Comparable   Books, periodicals, & newspapers 4,265 33,630,300 89,309 2,618,123
  422920  
Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle
4,265 33,630,300 89,309 2,618,123
5193     Not Comparable   Flowers, nursery stock, & florists' supplies 4,762 9,048,364 53,918 1,216,044
  422930  
Flower, nursery stock, & florists' supplies whsle
3,900 8,002,830 44,939 1,026,750
4% of 444220 30
Flower, nursery stock, & florists' supplies merchants (retail)
862 1,045,534 8,979 189,294
5194     Not Comparable   Tobacco & tobacco products 1,561 50,268,772 57,046 1,589,663
  422940  
Tobacco & tobacco product whsle
1,561 50,268,772 57,046 1,589,663
5198     Not Comparable   Paints, varnishes, & supplies 3,079 8,873,485 25,395 840,199
100% of 422950 11
Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle
2,192 7,510,467 19,917 676,404
17% of 444120 20
Paint, varnish, & supplies merchants (retail)
887 1,363,018 5,478 163,795
5199     Not Comparable   Other miscellaneous nondurable goods 19,244 67,419,123 122,477 3,791,079
100% of 422990
Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle
14,767 60,572,100 33,019 2,847,844
  422990 10
Art goods whsle
4,583 9,596,493 33,019 985,525
  422990 20
General merchandise (nondurable goods) whsle
3,248 34,597,404 20,477 729,329
  422990 30
Textile bags, bagging, & burlap whsle
446 802,397 2,966 77,465
  422990 40
Other nondurable goods whsle
6,490 15,575,806 36,350 1,055,525
75% of 541890 20
Advertising specialties goods distributor
4,477 6,847,023 29,665 943,235
N=Comparable data not available D=Withheld to avoid disclosure

=sum of NAICS parts listed below the symbol   links to Comparative Statistics for 1992 and 1997
(Bridge complete.) Comparable SIC derivable from NAICS data.
(Drawbridge slightly open.) Almost comparable Sales or receipts from NAICS are within 3% of SIC sales or receipts.
(Drawbridge open.) Not comparable SIC sales or receipts cannot be estimated within 3% from NAICS data.

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Source: 1997 Economic Census, Comparative Statistics

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