423490 Other Professional Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in the merchant wholesale distribution of professional equipment and supplies (except ophthalmic goods and medical, dental, and hospital equipment and supplies).

Illustrative Examples:

Church supplies (except silverware, plated ware) merchant wholesalers
School equipment and supplies (except books, furniture) merchant wholesalers
Drafting tables and instruments merchant wholesalers
Scientific instruments merchant wholesalers
Laboratory equipment (except medical, dental) merchant wholesalers
Surveying equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers


Cross-References. Establishments primarily engaged in--
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of professional equipment, instruments, and/or goods sold, prescribed, or used by ophthalmologists, optometrists, and opticians, such as ophthalmic frames and lenses, and sunglasses--are classified in Industry 423460, Ophthalmic Goods Merchant Wholesalers;
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of professional medical equipment, instruments, and supplies used by medical and dental practitioners (except ophthalmic equipment, instruments, and goods used by ophthalmologists, optometrists, and opticians) and medical facilities--are classified in Industry 423450, Medical, Dental, and Hospital Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers;
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of silverware and plated flatware--are classified in Industry 423940, Jewelry, Watch, Precious Stone, and Precious Metal Merchant Wholesalers;
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of books--are classified in Industry 424920, Book, Periodical, and Newspaper Merchant Wholesalers; and
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of school furniture--are classified in Industry 423210, Furniture Merchant Wholesalers.
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423490 423490 423490  Analytical instruments (e.g., chromatographic, photometers, spectrographs) merchant wholesalers
423490 423490 423490  Architects' equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers
423490 423490 423490  Balances and scales, laboratory (except dental, medical), merchant wholesalers
423490 423490 423490  Barometers merchant wholesalers
423490 423490 423490  Blackboards merchant wholesalers
423490 423490 423490  Chemical and technical pottery products merchant wholesalers
423490 423490 423490  Church supplies (except plated ware, silverware) merchant wholesalers
423490 423490 423490  Drafting instruments merchant wholesalers
423490 423490 423490  Drafting tables merchant wholesalers
423490 423490 423490  Engineers' equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers
423490 423490 423490  Instruments, professional and scientific, merchant wholesalers
423490 423490 423490  Laboratory equipment (except dental, medical, ophthalmic) merchant wholesalers
423490 423490 423490  Professional equipment and supplies (except dental, medical, ophthalmic) merchant wholesalers
423490 423490 423490  Professional furniture (except dental, metal, ophthalmic, and school) merchant wholesalers
423490 423490 423490  Professional instruments merchant wholesalers
423490 423490 423490  Religious supplies merchant wholesalers
423490 423490 423490  Scales, laboratory (except dental and medical), merchant wholesalers
423490 423490 423490  School equipment and supplies (except books, furniture) merchant wholesalers
423490 423490 423490  Scientific instruments merchant wholesalers
423490 423490 423490  Scientific laboratory equipment merchant wholesalers
423490 423490 423490  Smartboards merchant wholesalers
423490 423490 423490  Statuary, religious, merchant wholesalers
423490 423490 423490  Surveying equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers
423490 423490 423490  Teaching machines (except computers), electronic, merchant wholesalers
423490 423490 423490  Vestments, religious, merchant wholesalers
423490 423490 423490  Veterinarians' equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers
423490 423490 423490  Wall maps merchant wholesalers