NAICS Code 424470 Meat and Meat Product Merchant Wholesalers


Wholesale Trade


This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in the merchant wholesale distribution of meats and meat products (except canned and packaged frozen) and/or lard.

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of packaged frozen meats: classified in Industry 424420, Packaged Frozen Food Merchant Wholesalers
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of canned meats: classified in Industry 424490, Other Grocery and Related Products Merchant Wholesalers
  • Preparing boxed beef: classified in U.S. Industry 311612, Meat Processed from Carcasses.

Industries Included

  • Cutting of purchased carcasses (except boxed meat cut on an assembly line basis) merchant wholesalers
  • Deli meats merchant wholesalers
  • Fresh meats merchant wholesalers
  • Frozen meats (except packaged) merchant wholesalers
  • Lard merchant wholesalers
  • Meats and meat products (except canned, packaged frozen) merchant wholesalers
  • Meats, cured or smoked, merchant wholesalers
  • Meats, fresh, merchant wholesalers
  • Meats, frozen (except packaged), merchant wholesalers
  • Processed meats (e.g., luncheon, sausage) merchant wholesalers

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Industry Overview

Total Companies:3032

Est. Employment:77827