NAICS 5 Digit Industry 42383

Industry 42383

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 42383 – Industrial Machinery and Equipment Merchant Wholesalers

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 42383: See industry description for NAICS 423830 below.

Industry Description of NAICS Code 423830: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in the merchant wholesale distribution of specialized machinery, equipment, and related parts generally used in manufacturing, oil well, and warehousing activities.

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS Industry 42383

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

  • Fluid power transmission equipment merchant wholesalers
  • Metalworking machinery and equipment merchant wholesalers
  • Food-processing machinery and equipment merchant wholesalers
  • Oil well machinery and equipment merchant wholesalers
  • Materials handling machinery and equipment merchant wholesalers

Cross-References for Industry 42383

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 42383. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Merchant wholesale distribution of specialized machinery, equipment, and related parts generally used in construction, mining (except oil well), and logging activities–are classified in Industry NAICS 423810, Construction and Mining (except Oil Well) Machinery and Equipment Merchant Wholesalers; and
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of supplies used in machinery and equipment generally used in manufacturing, oil well, and warehousing activities–are classified in Industry NAICS 423840, Industrial Supplies Merchant Wholesalers.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 42383

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 42383. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Bakery machinery and equipment merchant wholesalers
  • Beverage bottling machinery merchant wholesalers
  • Blowers, industrial, merchant wholesalers
  • Bottling machinery and equipment merchant wholesalers
  • Cement-making machinery merchant wholesalers
  • Chainsaws merchant wholesalers
  • Chemical industries machinery and equipment merchant wholesalers
  • Commercial fishing equipment and supplies (except boats, ships) merchant wholesalers
  • Compressors (except air-conditioning, refrigeration) merchant wholesalers
  • Condensing units (except air-conditioning, refrigeration) merchant wholesalers
  • Conveying equipment (except farm) merchant wholesalers
  • Cranes, industrial, merchant wholesalers
  • Distillery machinery merchant wholesalers
  • Elevators merchant wholesalers
  • Engines, internal combustion (except aircraft, automotive), merchant wholesalers
  • Engraving machinery merchant wholesalers
  • Escalators merchant wholesalers
  • Fans, industrial, merchant wholesalers
  • Fluid-power transmission equipment merchant wholesalers
  • Food-processing machinery and equipment merchant wholesalers
  • Forklift trucks (except log) merchant wholesalers
  • Foundry machinery and equipment merchant wholesalers
  • Furnaces, industrial process, merchant wholesalers
  • General-purpose industrial machinery and equipment merchant wholesalers
  • Handtools, machinists’ precision, merchant wholesalers
  • Hoists (except automotive) merchant wholesalers
  • Hydraulic power transmission equipment merchant wholesalers
  • Hydraulic pumps and parts merchant wholesalers
  • Industrial machinery and equipment (except electrical) merchant wholesalers
  • Industrial trucks, tractors, or trailers merchant wholesalers
  • Instruments (except electrical) (e.g., controlling, indicating, recording) merchant wholesalers
  • Internal combustion engines (except aircraft, nondiesel automotive, nondiesel truck) merchant wholesalers
  • Kilns, industrial, merchant wholesalers
  • Ladders merchant wholesalers
  • Lift trucks, industrial, merchant wholesalers
  • Machine tools and accessories merchant wholesalers
  • Machinists’ precision measuring tools merchant wholesalers
  • Materials handling machinery and equipment merchant wholesalers
  • Measuring and testing equipment (except automotive) merchant wholesalers
  • Metalworking machinery and equipment merchant wholesalers
  • Meters (except electrical, parking) merchant wholesalers
  • Mining machinery and equipment, petroleum, merchant wholesalers
  • Oil well machinery and equipment merchant wholesalers
  • Oil well supply houses merchant wholesalers
  • Ovens, industrial, merchant wholesalers
  • Packing machinery and equipment merchant wholesalers
  • Pallets and skids merchant wholesalers
  • Paper and pulp industries manufacturing machinery merchant wholesalers
  • Patterns (except shoe), industrial, merchant wholesalers
  • Pipeline machinery and equipment merchant wholesalers
  • Pistons, hydraulic and pneumatic, merchant wholesalers
  • Plastics industries machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers
  • Pneumatic pumps and parts merchant wholesalers
  • Pollution control equipment (except air) merchant wholesalers
  • Printing trade machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers
  • Pumps and pumping equipment, industrial-type, merchant wholesalers
  • Refinery machinery and equipment merchant wholesalers
  • Sawmill machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers
  • Sewing machines, industrial, merchant wholesalers
  • Shoe manufacturing and repairing machinery merchant wholesalers
  • Smelting machinery and equipment merchant wholesalers
  • Special purpose industrial machinery and equipment merchant wholesalers
  • Spray painting equipment, industrial-type, merchant wholesalers
  • Stackers, industrial, merchant wholesalers
  • Testing and measuring equipment, electrical (except automotive), merchant wholesalers
  • Textile machinery and equipment merchant wholesalers
  • Tire recapping machinery merchant wholesalers
  • Tools, machinists’ precision, merchant wholesalers
  • Tractors, industrial, merchant wholesalers
  • Trailers, industrial, merchant wholesalers
  • Trucks, industrial, merchant wholesalers
  • Turbines (except transportation) merchant wholesalers
  • Twist drills merchant wholesalers
  • Valves, hydraulic and pneumatic, merchant wholesalers
  • Water treatment equipment, industrial, merchant wholesalers
  • Welding machinery and equipment merchant wholesalers
  • Winches merchant wholesalers
  • Woodworking machinery 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 4238: Machinery, Equipment, and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
        • Industry 42383: Industrial Machinery and Equipment Merchant Wholesalers (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 423830: Industrial Machinery and Equipment Merchant Wholesalers

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