SIC Code 5045 Computers and Computer Peripheral Equipment and Software


Wholesale Trade


Establishments primarily engaged in the wholesale distribution of computers, computer peripheral equipment, and computer software. These establishments frequently also may sell related supplies.

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in wholesaling supplies are classified according to the individual product (for example, computer paper in Industry 5112). Establishments primarily engaged in the wholesale distribution of modems and other electronic communications equipment are classified in Industry 5065. Establishment primarily engaged in selling computers and computer peripheral equipment and software for other than business or professional use are classified in Retail Trade, Industry 5734.

Illustrative Examples

Computer terminals-wholesale, Computers-wholesale, Disk drives-wholesale, Keying equipment-wholesale, Peripheral equipment computer-wholesale, Printers computer-wholesale, Software computer-wholesale

Industry Sample for USA

Further Classification

6-digit SIC

  • 504501Laser Printers (wholesale)
  • 504502Computers-supplies & Parts Wholesale
  • 504503Computers Wholesale
  • 504504Information Retrieval Systs/equip Wholesale
  • 504505Word Processing Equipment & Suppliess Wholesale
  • 504506Data Communications Equip/systems Wholesale
  • 504507Data Processing Equipment (wholesale)
  • 504509Computer Software Wholesale
  • 504510Computers-supply-remanufacturing Wholesale
  • 504511Scanning Equipment (wholesale)
  • 504512Computers-software Duplication Wholesale
  • 504513Laser Printer Supplies Svc-repair Wholesale

7-digit SIC

  • 5045001Computers & Peripheral Equipment & Software Wholesale
  • 5045002Computer Software Wholesale
  • 5045003Computers Wholesale
  • 5045004Computer Peripheral Equipment Wholesale
  • 5045005Personal & Home Entertainment Computers & Accessories Wholesale
  • 5045006Computer Printers Wholesale
  • 5045007Mainframe Computers Wholesale
  • 5045008Computer Terminals Wholesale
  • 5045009Computers Disk Drives Wholesale
  • 5045010Keying Equipment
  • 5045011Laser Printers Wholesale
  • 5045012Accounting Machines Using Machine Readable Programs
  • 5045013Computers-supplies & Parts Wholesale
  • 5045014Anti-static Equipment & Devices
  • 5045015Information Retrieval Systems/equip Wholesale
  • 5045016Word Processing Equipment & Supplies Wholesale
  • 5045017Word Processing Equipment
  • 5045018Data Communications Equipment Systems Wholesale
  • 5045019Data Processing Equipment Wholesale
  • 5045020Computers-supply-remanufacturing Wholesale
  • 5045021Scanning Equipment Wholesale
  • 5045022Computers-software Duplication Wholesale
  • 5045023Laser Printer Supplies Services-repair Wholesale

8-digit SIC

  • 50450000Computers, Peripherals, And Software
  • 50450100Computer Peripheral Equipment
  • 50450101Disk Drives
  • 50450102Keying Equipment
  • 50450103Printers, Computer
  • 50450104Terminals, Computer
  • 50459901Accounting Machines Using Machine Readable Programs
  • 50459902Anti-static Equipment And Devices
  • 50459903Computer Software
  • 50459904Computers And Accessories, Personal And Home Entertainment
  • 50459905Computers, Nec
  • 50459906Mainframe Computers
  • 50459907Word Processing Equipment