The term "wholesale trade" is used in the SIC system and in NAICS, but it does not have the same definition in both systems.SIC definition:This SIC division includes establishments or places of business primarily engaged in selling merchandise to retailers; to industrial, commercial, institutional, farm, construction contractors, or professional business users; or to other wholesalers; or acting as agents or brokers in buying merchandise for or selling merchandise to such persons or companies. NAICS definition:The Wholesale Trade NAICS sector comprises establishments engaged in wholesaling merchandise, generally without transformation, and rendering services incidental to the sale of merchandise. The merchandise described in this sector includes the outputs of agriculture, mining, manufacturing, and certain information industries, such as publishing.
Related Data Tables
For estimates relating to Wholesale trade please see the following tables
- In the annual state personal income and employment category: SA25 SA25N SA27 SA27N SA5 SA5N SA6 SA6N SA7 SA7N
- In the county annual personal income and employment category: CA25 CA25N CA5 CA5N CA6 CA6N
- In the quarterly state personal income category: SQ5 SQ5N SQ6 SQ6N SQ7 SQ7N