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 Supplies4,457
519800Paints, varnishes, and supplies350
51980000Paints, varnishes, and supplies350
519801Paints3,223
51980100Paints3,101
51980101Calcimines2
51980102Colors and pigments48
51980103Enamels18
51980104Lacquers54
519802Varnishes241
51980200Varnishes5
51980201Shellac4
51980202Stain232
519899Paints, varnishes, and supplies, nec643
51989901Paint brushes, rollers, sprayers87
51989902Wallcoverings552
51989903Paint or varnish thinner4