NAICS 5 Digit Industry 42346

Industry 42346

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 42346 – Ophthalmic Goods Merchant Wholesalers

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 42346: See industry description for NAICS 423460 below.

Industry Description of NAICS Code 423460: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in the merchant wholesale distribution of professional equipment, instruments, and/or goods sold, prescribed, or used by ophthalmologists, optometrists, and opticians.

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS Industry 42346

What are some examples of this industry classification? The bulleted items below are illustrative examples of this 5-digit NAICS industry.

  • Binocular merchant wholesalers
  • Optometric equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers
  • Ophthalmic frame merchant wholesalers
  • Sunglasses merchant wholesalers
  • Ophthalmic lenses merchant wholesalers

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 42346

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 42346. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Binoculars merchant wholesalers
  • Contact lenses merchant wholesalers
  • Eyeglasses merchant wholesalers
  • Frames, ophthalmic, merchant wholesalers
  • Lens blanks, ophthalmic, merchant wholesalers
  • Ophthalmic goods (except cameras) merchant wholesalers
  • Optical goods (except cameras) merchant wholesalers
  • Optometric equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers
  • Sunglasses 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 4234: Professional and Commercial Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
        • Industry 42346: Ophthalmic Goods Merchant Wholesalers (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 423460: Ophthalmic Goods Merchant Wholesalers

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