Industry: 5198—Paints, Varnishes, and Supplies
Establishments primarily engaged in the wholesale distribution of paints, varnishes, wallpaper, and supplies. Establishments selling to the general public and known as retail in the trade are classified in Retail Trade, Industry 5231.

Calcimines—wholesalePaints—wholesale
Colors and pigments—wholesaleShellac—wholesale
Enamels—wholesaleVarnishes—wholesale
Lacquers—wholesaleWallpaper—wholesale
Paint brushes, rollers, and sprayers—wholesale
Codes Titles Number of US Businesses
5198Paints, Varnishes, and Supplies4,602
519800Paints, varnishes, and supplies604
51980000Paints, varnishes, and supplies604
519801Paints3,151
51980100Paints3,034
51980101Calcimines3
51980102Colors and pigments47
51980103Enamels18
51980104Lacquers49
519802Varnishes224
51980200Varnishes6
51980201Shellac5
51980202Stain213
519899Paints, varnishes, and supplies, nec623
51989901Paint brushes, rollers, sprayers86
51989902Wallcoverings534
51989903Paint or varnish thinner3