423990 Other Miscellaneous Durable Goods Merchant Wholesalers

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in the merchant wholesale distribution of durable goods (except motor vehicles 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).

Illustrative Examples:

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


Cross-References. Establishments primarily engaged in--
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of automobiles and other motor vehicles, motor vehicle supplies, tires, and new and used parts--are classified in Industry Group 4231, Motor Vehicle and Motor Vehicle Parts and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers;
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of furniture and home furnishings--are 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--are classified in Industry Group 4233, Lumber and Other Construction 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--are classified in 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--are classified in Industry Group 4235, Metal and Mineral (except Petroleum) Merchant Wholesalers;
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of household appliances and electrical goods--are 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--are classified in Industry Group 4237, Hardware, and Plumbing and Heating Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers;
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of construction, mining, farm, garden, industrial, service establishment, and transportation machinery, equipment and supplies--are 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--are classified in Industry 423910, Sporting and Recreational Goods and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers;
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of toys, fireworks, playing cards, hobby goods and supplies and/or related goods--are classified in Industry 423920, Toy and Hobby Goods and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers;
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of automotive, industrial, and other recyclable materials--are 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--are classified in Industry 423940, Jewelry, Watch, Precious Stone, and Precious Metal Merchant Wholesalers; and
  • Selling and installing fire suppression systems and fire extinguishers--are classified in Industry 238220, Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors.
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423990 423990 423990  Ammunition (except sporting) merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Audio and video tapes and disks, prerecorded, merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Billboards merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Briefcases merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Bulletproof vests merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Cassettes, prerecorded audio and video, merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Coin-operated game machines merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Compact discs (CDs), prerecorded, merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Digital video discs (DVDs), prerecorded, merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Extinguishers, fire, merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Fire extinguisher sales combined with rental and/or service, merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Fire extinguishers merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Firearms (except sporting) merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Firewood merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Forest products (except lumber) merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Games, coin-operated, merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Gas lighting fixtures merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  General merchandise, durable goods, merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Guns (except sporting) merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Instruments, musical, merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Lighting equipment, gas, merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Logs merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Luggage merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Mailboxes merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Monuments and grave markers merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Musical instrument accessories and supplies merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Musical instruments merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Musical recordings (e.g., compact discs, records, tapes) merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Ordnance and accessories merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Phonograph records merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Prerecorded audio and video tapes and discs merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Pulpwood merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Railroad ties, wood, merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Roundwood merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Safety deposit boxes merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Safety devices (e.g., eye shields, face shields) merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Signs (except electrical) merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Suitcases merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Tapes, prerecorded, audio or video, merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Ties, wood, merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Timber and timber products (except lumber) merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Tombstones merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Video tapes, prerecorded, merchant wholesalers
423990 423990 423990  Wood products (e.g., chips, posts, shavings, ties) merchant wholesalers