NAICS Code 423990 Other Miscellaneous Durable Goods Merchant Wholesalers

Industry

Wholesale Trade

Description

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in the merchant wholesale distribution of durable goods (except motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and supplies; furniture and home furnishings; lumber and other construction materials; professional and commercial equipment and supplies; metals and minerals (except petroleum); electrical goods; hardware, and plumbing and heating equipment and supplies; machinery, equipment and supplies; sporting and recreational goods and supplies; toy and hobby goods and supplies; recyclable materials; and jewelry, watches, precious stones and precious metals).

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of automobiles and other motor vehicles, motor vehicle supplies, tires, and new and used parts: classified in Industry Group 4231, Motor Vehicle and Motor Vehicle Parts andSupplies Merchant Wholesalers
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of furniture and home furnishings: classified in Industry Group 4232, Furniture and Home Furnishing Merchant Wholesalers
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of lumber, plywood, millwork, wood panels, brick, stone, roofing, siding, and other nonelectrical construction materials: classified in Industry Group 4233, Lumber and OtherConstruction Materials Merchant Wholesalers
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of photographic; office; computer and computer peripheral; medical, dental, hospital, ophthalmic; and other commercial and professional equipment and supplies: classifiedin Industry Group 4234, Professional and Commercial Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of coal and other minerals and ores and semi-finished metal products: classified in Industry Group 4235, Metal and Mineral (except Petroleum) Merchant Wholesalers
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of household appliances and electrical goods: classified in Industry Group 4236, Household Appliances and Electrical and Electronic Goods Merchant Wholesalers
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of hardware; and plumbing, heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration equipment and supplies: classified in Industry Group 4237, Hardware, and Plumbing and HeatingEquipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of construction, mining, farm, garden, industrial, service establishment, and transportation machinery, equipment and supplies: classified in Industry Group 4238, Machinery,Equipment, and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of sporting goods and accessories; billiard and pool supplies; sporting firearms and ammunition; and/or marine pleasure craft, equipment, and supplies: classified in Industry423910, Sporting and Recreational Goods and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of toys, fireworks, playing cards, hobby goods and supplies and/or related goods: classified in Industry 423920, Toy and Hobby Goods and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of automotive, industrial, and other recyclable materials: classified in Industry 423930, Recyclable Material Merchant Wholesalers
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of jewelry, precious and semiprecious stones, precious metals and metal flatware, costume jewelry, watches, clocks, silverware, and/or jewelers' findings: classified in Industry423940, Jewelry, Watch, Precious Stone, and Precious Metal Merchant Wholesalers.

Illustrative Examples

  • Prerecorded compact discs (CDs) and digital video discs (DVDs) merchant wholesalers
  • Prerecorded audio and video tapes and discs merchant wholesalers
  • Musical instruments merchant wholesalers
  • Prerecorded audio and video cassettes merchant wholesalers
  • Timber and timber products (except lumber) merchant wholesalers
  • Phonograph records merchant wholesalers

Industries Included

  • Ammunition (except sporting) merchant wholesalers
  • Audio and video tapes and disks, prerecorded, merchant wholesalers
  • Billboards merchant wholesalers
  • Briefcases merchant wholesalers
  • Bulletproof vests merchant wholesalers
  • Cassettes, prerecorded audio and video, merchant wholesalers
  • Coin-operated game machines merchant wholesalers
  • Compact discs (CDs), prerecorded, merchant wholesalers
  • Digital video discs (DVDs), prerecorded, merchant wholesalers
  • Extinguishers, fire, merchant wholesalers
  • Fire extinguisher sales combined with rental and/or service, merchant wholesalers
  • Fire extinguishers merchant wholesalers
  • Firearms (except sporting) merchant wholesalers
  • Firewood merchant wholesalers
  • Forest products (except lumber) merchant wholesalers
  • Games, coin-operated, merchant wholesalers
  • Gas lighting fixtures merchant wholesalers
  • General merchandise, durable goods, merchant wholesalers
  • Guns (except sporting) merchant wholesalers
  • Instruments, musical, merchant wholesalers
  • Lighting equipment, gas, merchant wholesalers
  • Logs merchant wholesalers
  • Luggage merchant wholesalers
  • Mailboxes merchant wholesalers
  • Monuments and grave markers merchant wholesalers
  • Musical instrument accessories and supplies merchant wholesalers
  • Musical instrument accessory and supply merchant wholesalers
  • Musical instruments merchant wholesalers
  • Musical recordings (e.g., compact discs, records, tapes) merchant wholesalers
  • Ordnance and accessories merchant wholesalers
  • Ordnance and accessory merchant wholesalers
  • Phonograph records merchant wholesalers
  • Prerecorded audio and video tapes and discs merchant wholesalers
  • Pulpwood merchant wholesalers
  • Railroad ties, wood, merchant wholesalers
  • Roundwood merchant wholesalers
  • Safety deposit boxes merchant wholesalers
  • Safety devices (e.g., eye shields, face shields) merchant wholesalers
  • Signs (except electrical) merchant wholesalers
  • Suitcases merchant wholesalers
  • Tapes, prerecorded, audio or video, merchant wholesalers
  • Ties, wood, merchant wholesalers
  • Timber and timber products (except lumber) merchant wholesalers
  • Tombstones merchant wholesalers
  • Video tapes, prerecorded, merchant wholesalers
  • Wood products (e.g., chips, posts, shavings, ties) merchant wholesalers

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