NAICS 5 Digit Industry 42312

Industry 42312

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 42312 – Motor Vehicle Supplies and New Parts Merchant Wholesalers

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 42312: See industry description for NAICS 423120 below.

Industry Description of NAICS Code 423120: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in the merchant wholesale distribution of motor vehicle supplies, accessories, tools, and equipment; and new motor vehicle parts (except new tires and tubes).

Cross-References for Industry 42312

What codes are similar to this industry that might be more applicable? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes that are similar to industry 42312. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Merchant wholesale distribution of new and/or used tires and tubes–are classified in Industry NAICS 423130, Tire and Tube Merchant Wholesalers;
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of automotive chemicals (except lubricating oils and greases)–are classified in Industry NAICS 424690, Other Chemical and Allied Products Merchant Wholesalers;
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of lubricating oils and greases–are classified in Industry NAICS 424720, Petroleum and Petroleum Products Merchant Wholesalers (except Bulk Stations and Terminals); and
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of used motor vehicle parts–are classified in Industry NAICS 423140, Motor Vehicle Parts (Used) Merchant Wholesalers.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 42312

The North American Industry Classification System contains multiple index entries that are each descriptive of the same code. The bulleted list below shows all applicable index entries (Current and former) that are associated with industry 42312. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Auto body shop supplies, merchant wholesalers
  • Automobile accessories (except tires, tubes) merchant wholesalers
  • Automobile glass merchant wholesalers
  • Automobile service station equipment merchant wholesalers
  • Automotive parts, new, merchant wholesalers
  • Batteries, automotive, merchant wholesalers
  • Engine testing equipment, motor vehicle, merchant wholesalers
  • Engines and parts, automotive, new, merchant wholesalers
  • Gasoline marketing equipment merchant wholesalers
  • Gasoline service station equipment merchant wholesalers
  • Generators, motor vehicle electrical, new, merchant wholesalers
  • Glass, automotive, merchant wholesalers
  • Handtools, motor vehicle mechanics’, merchant wholesalers
  • Hardware, motor vehicle, merchant wholesalers
  • Hoists, automotive, merchant wholesalers
  • Mechanic’s tools merchant wholesalers
  • Mirrors, automotive, merchant wholesalers
  • Motor vehicle instruments, electric, merchant wholesalers
  • Motor vehicle parts and accessories, new, merchant wholesalers
  • Motorcycle parts, new, merchant wholesalers
  • Mufflers, exhaust, merchant wholesalers
  • Oil filters, automotive, merchant wholesalers
  • Parts, new, motor vehicle, merchant wholesalers
  • Pumps (e.g., fuel, oil, power steering, water), automotive, merchant wholesalers
  • Radiators, motor vehicle, merchant wholesalers
  • Seat covers, automotive, merchant wholesalers
  • Shop equipment, service station, merchant wholesalers
  • Tools and equipment, motor vehicle, merchant wholesalers
  • Trailer parts, new, merchant wholesalers
  • Truck parts, new, merchant wholesalers
  • Wheels, motor vehicle, new, merchant wholesalers

Industry Breakdown for North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group, 5 digit industry (Where you are now), and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code. If the code on this page does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow through the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

  • Sector 42: Wholesale Trade
    • Subsector 423: Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
      • Industry Group 4231: Motor Vehicle and Motor Vehicle Parts and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
        • Industry 42312: Motor Vehicle Supplies and New Parts Merchant Wholesalers (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 423120: Motor Vehicle Supplies and New Parts Merchant Wholesalers

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