NAICS 5 Digit Industry 42442

Industry 42442

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 42442 – Packaged Frozen Food Merchant Wholesalers

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 42442: See industry description for NAICS 424420 below.

Industry Description of NAICS Code 424420: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in the merchant wholesale distribution of packaged frozen foods (except dairy products).

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS Industry 42442

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

  • Frozen bakery products merchant wholesalers
  • Packaged frozen fish merchant wholesalers
  • Frozen juices merchant wholesalers
  • Packaged frozen meats merchant wholesalers
  • Frozen vegetables merchant wholesalers
  • Packaged frozen poultry merchant wholesalers

Cross-References for Industry 42442

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 42442. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Establishments primarily engaged in the merchant wholesale distribution of frozen dairy products are classified in Industry NAICS 424430, Dairy Product (except Dried or Canned) Merchant Wholesalers.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 42442

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 42442. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Bakery products, frozen, merchant wholesalers
  • Dinners, frozen, merchant wholesalers
  • Doughs, frozen, merchant wholesalers
  • Fish, packaged frozen, merchant wholesalers
  • Frozen foods, packaged (except dairy products), merchant wholesalers
  • Fruits, frozen, merchant wholesalers
  • Juices, frozen, merchant wholesalers
  • Meats, packaged frozen, merchant wholesalers
  • Pies (e.g., fruit, meat, poultry), frozen, merchant wholesalers
  • Pizzas, frozen, merchant wholesalers
  • Poultry, packaged frozen, merchant wholesalers
  • Prepared foods, frozen (except dairy products), merchant wholesalers
  • Pretzels, frozen, merchant wholesalers
  • Seafoods, packaged frozen, merchant wholesalers
  • Soups, frozen, merchant wholesalers
  • Vegetables, frozen, 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 4244: Grocery and Related Product Merchant Wholesalers
        • Industry 42442: Packaged Frozen Food Merchant Wholesalers (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 424420: Packaged Frozen Food Merchant Wholesalers

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