NAICS 5 Digit Industry 42491

Industry 42491

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 42491 – Farm Supplies Merchant Wholesalers

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 42491: See industry description for NAICS 424910 below.

Industry Description of NAICS Code 424910: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in the merchant wholesale distribution of farm supplies, such as animal feeds, fertilizers, agricultural chemicals, pesticides, plant seeds, and plant bulbs.

Cross-References for Industry 42491

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 42491. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Merchant wholesale distribution of pet food–are classified in Industry NAICS 424490, Other Grocery and Related Products Merchant Wholesalers;
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of grains–are classified in Industry NAICS 424510, Grain and Field Bean Merchant Wholesalers;
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of pet supplies–are classified in Industry NAICS 424990, Other Miscellaneous Nondurable Goods Merchant Wholesalers; and
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of nursery stock (except seeds and plant bulbs)–are classified in Industry NAICS 424930, Flower, Nursery Stock, and Florists’ Supplies Merchant Wholesalers.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 42491

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 42491. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Agricultural chemicals merchant wholesalers
  • Agricultural limestone merchant wholesalers
  • Alfalfa merchant wholesalers
  • Ammonia, fertilizer material, merchant wholesalers
  • Animal feeds (except pet food) merchant wholesalers
  • Beekeeping supplies merchant wholesalers
  • Chemicals, agricultural, merchant wholesalers
  • Farm supplies merchant wholesalers
  • Feed additives merchant wholesalers
  • Feeds (except pet) merchant wholesalers
  • Fertilizer and fertilizer materials merchant wholesalers
  • Flower bulbs merchant wholesalers
  • Garden supplies (e.g., fertilizers, pesticides) merchant wholesalers
  • Harness equipment merchant wholesalers
  • Hay merchant wholesalers
  • Lawn care supplies (e.g., chemicals, fertilizers, pesticides) merchant wholesalers
  • Lime, agricultural, merchant wholesalers
  • Livestock feeds merchant wholesalers
  • Mineral supplements, animal, merchant wholesalers
  • Mulch merchant wholesalers
  • Pesticides, agricultural, merchant wholesalers
  • Produce containers merchant wholesalers
  • Saddlery merchant wholesalers
  • Seeds (e.g., field, flower, garden) merchant wholesalers
  • Straw merchant wholesalers
  • Vegetable dusts and sprays 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 4249: Miscellaneous Nondurable Goods Merchant Wholesalers
        • Industry 42491: Farm Supplies Merchant Wholesalers (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 424910: Farm Supplies Merchant Wholesalers

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