SIC Industry Description

Industry: 5932—Used Merchandise Stores
This industry includes stores primarily engaged in the retail sale of used merchandise, antiques, and secondhand goods, such as clothing and shoes; furniture; books and rare manuscripts; musical instruments; office furniture; phonographs and phonograph records; and store fixtures and equipment. This industry also includes pawnshops. Dealers primarily engaged in selling used motor vehicles, trailers, and boats are classified in Major Group 55, and those selling used mobile homes are classified in Industry 5271. Establishments primarily selling used automobile parts and accessories are classified in Wholesale Trade, Industry 5015, and scrap and waste dealers are classified in Industry 5093. Establishments primarily engaged in automotive repair are classified in Services, Industry Group 753.

Antique stores—retailHome furnishings, antique—retail
Book stores, secondhand—retailManuscripts, rare—retail
Building materials, used—retailMusical instrument stores, second-hand—retail
Clothing stores, secondhand—retailObjects of art, antique—retail
Furniture stores, secondhand—retailPawnshops
Furniture, antique—retailPhonograph and phonograph record stores, secondhand—retail
Glassware, antique—retailShoe stores, secondhand—retail
Home furnishing stores, secondhand—retail
Codes TitlesTotal Marketable US Businesses
5932Used Merchandise Stores46,496
593200Used merchandise stores13,313
59320000Used merchandise stores13,313
593201Home furnishings and appliances, secondhand1,366
59320100Home furnishings and appliances, secondhand287
59320101Furniture, secondhand683
59320102Home furnishings, secondhand133
59320103Household appliances, used263
59320201Art objects, antique224
59320202Glassware, antique36
593203Book stores, secondhand895
59320300Book stores, secondhand254
59320301Manuscripts, rare16
59320302Rare books625
593204Clothing and shoes, secondhand5,745
59320400Clothing and shoes, secondhand953
59320401Clothing, secondhand4,754
59320402Shoes, secondhand38
593205Office furniture and store fixtures, secondhand155
59320500Office furniture and store fixtures, secondhand30
59320501Office furniture, secondhand79
59320502Store fixtures and equipment, secondhand46
593299Used merchandise stores, nec8,038
59329901Building materials, secondhand91
59329902Computers and accessories, secondhand209
59329903Musical instruments, secondhand60
59329905Records, secondhand30
59329906Stereo equipment, secondhand20