NAICS 5 Digit Industry 42412

Industry 42412

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 42412 – Stationery and Office Supplies Merchant Wholesalers

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 42412: See industry description for NAICS 424120 below.

Industry Description of NAICS Code 424120: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in the merchant wholesale distribution of stationery, office supplies, and/or gift wrap.

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS Industry 42412

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

  • Computer paper supplies merchant wholesalers
  • Photocopy supplies merchant wholesalers
  • Envelope merchant wholesalers
  • Social stationery merchant wholesalers
  • File cards and folders merchant wholesalers
  • Typewriter paper merchant wholesalers
  • Greeting cards merchant wholesalers
  • Writing pens merchant wholesalers
  • Pencils merchant wholesalers

Cross-References for Industry 42412

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 42412. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Establishments primarily engaged in the merchant wholesale distribution of bulk printing and/or writing paper are classified in Industry NAICS 424110, Printing and Writing Paper Merchant Wholesalers.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 42412

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 42412. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Albums, photo, merchant wholesalers
  • Binders, looseleaf, merchant wholesalers
  • Blankbooks merchant wholesalers
  • Books, sales or receipt, merchant wholesalers
  • Cards, greeting, merchant wholesalers
  • Cartridge toner merchant wholesalers
  • Cellophane tape merchant wholesalers
  • Commercial stationery supplies merchant wholesalers
  • Computer paper supplies merchant wholesalers
  • Envelopes merchant wholesalers
  • File cards and folders merchant wholesalers
  • Folders, file, merchant wholesalers
  • Forms, paper (e.g., business, office, sales), merchant wholesalers
  • Gift wrapping paper merchant wholesalers
  • Greeting cards merchant wholesalers
  • Gummed tapes, cellophane, merchant wholesalers
  • Ink, writing, merchant wholesalers
  • Inked ribbons merchant wholesalers
  • Looseleaf binders merchant wholesalers
  • Marking devices merchant wholesalers
  • Notebooks merchant wholesalers
  • Office supplies (except furniture, machines) merchant wholesalers
  • Paper, office (e.g., carbon, computer, copier, typewriter), merchant wholesalers
  • Pencils merchant wholesalers
  • Pens, writing, merchant wholesalers
  • Photo albums merchant wholesalers
  • Photocopy supplies merchant wholesalers
  • Postcards merchant wholesalers
  • Printing paper (except bulk) merchant wholesalers
  • Receipt books merchant wholesalers
  • Ribbons, inked, merchant wholesalers
  • Rubber stamps, merchant wholesalers
  • Sales books merchant wholesalers
  • Scrapbooks merchant wholesalers
  • Social stationery merchant wholesalers
  • Stationery supplies merchant wholesalers
  • Tapes, cellophane, merchant wholesalers
  • Toner cartridges merchant wholesalers
  • Typewriter paper merchant wholesalers
  • Writing paper (except bulk) 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 424: Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
      • Industry Group 4241: Paper and Paper Product Merchant Wholesalers
        • Industry 42412: Stationery and Office Supplies Merchant Wholesalers (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 424120: Stationery and Office Supplies Merchant Wholesalers

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