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 Stores47,330
593200Used merchandise stores13,465
59320000Used merchandise stores13,465
593201Home furnishings and appliances, secondhand1,363
59320100Home furnishings and appliances, secondhand292
59320101Furniture, secondhand678
59320102Home furnishings, secondhand132
59320103Household appliances, used261
59320201Art objects, antique227
59320202Glassware, antique36
593203Book stores, secondhand902
59320300Book stores, secondhand260
59320301Manuscripts, rare17
59320302Rare books625
593204Clothing and shoes, secondhand5,928
59320400Clothing and shoes, secondhand1,035
59320401Clothing, secondhand4,854
59320402Shoes, secondhand39
593205Office furniture and store fixtures, secondhand157
59320500Office furniture and store fixtures, secondhand30
59320501Office furniture, secondhand79
59320502Store fixtures and equipment, secondhand48
593299Used merchandise stores, nec8,087
59329901Building materials, secondhand92
59329902Computers and accessories, secondhand207
59329903Musical instruments, secondhand62
59329905Records, secondhand29
59329906Stereo equipment, secondhand21