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Nonemployer Statistics
Wholesale trade
Massachusetts

Data based on the 2002 Nonemployer Statistics. Includes only firms subject to federal income tax. Introductory text includes scope and methodology, non-sampling error, and confidentiality protection. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
NAICS
Code
Description Nonemployers
Establish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
42 Wholesale trade 7,390 626,990
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 3,901 340,915
4231 Motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and supplies merchant wholesalers 212 27,274
4232 Furniture and home furnishing merchant wholesalers 344 29,128
4233 Lumber and other construction materials merchant wholesalers 134 20,229
4234 Professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers 226 21,559
4235 Metal and mineral (except petroleum) merchant wholesalers 52 5,055
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 214 19,537
4237 Hardware, and plumbing and heating equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers 128 13,892
4238 Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers 409 39,815
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 2,182 164,426
42391 Sporting and recreational goods and supplies merchant wholesalers 235 19,005
42392 Toy and hobby goods and supplies merchant wholesalers 212 9,790
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 73 5,525
42394 Jewelry, watch, precious stone, and precious metal merchant wholesalers 314 24,004
42399 Other miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 1,348 106,102
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 2,941 251,569
4241 Paper and paper product merchant wholesalers 181 17,682
4242 Drugs and druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 41 2,863
42421 Drugs and druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 41 2,863
4243 Apparel, piece goods, and notions merchant wholesalers 457 32,017
4244 Grocery and related products merchant wholesalers 581 82,423
4245 Farm product raw material merchant wholesalers 25 1,821
4246 Chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers 96 10,923
4247 Petroleum and petroleum products merchant wholesalers 49 7,860
4248 Beer, wine, and distilled alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 74 6,241
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 1,437 89,739
42491 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers 16 2,611
42492 Book, periodical, and newspaper merchant wholesalers 332 9,135
42493 Flower, nursery stock, and florists' supplies merchant wholesalers 184 9,506
42494 Tobacco and tobacco product merchant wholesalers 13 1,747
42495 Paint, varnish, and supplies merchant wholesalers 22 742
42499 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 870 65,998
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 548 34,506
4251 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 548 34,506
42511 Business to business electronic markets 47 3,045
42512 Wholesale trade agents and brokers 501 31,461
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The data in this table are based on the 2002 Nonemployer Statistics. These data are subject to nonsampling error due to nonresponse, coverage problems, misreporting, and processing error. Data users who create their own estimates using data from this report should cite the Census Bureau as the source of the original data only. For more information, see the introductory text

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2002 Economic Census, Nonemployer Statistics

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