NAICS 5 Digit Industry 42495

Industry 42495

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 42495 – Paint, Varnish, and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 42495: See industry description for NAICS 424950 below.

Industry Description of NAICS Code 424950: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in the merchant wholesale distribution of paints, varnishes, and similar coatings; pigments; wallpaper; and supplies, such as paint brushes and rollers.

Cross-References for Industry 42495

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 42495. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Establishments primarily engaged in the merchant wholesale distribution of artists’ paints are classified in Industry NAICS 424990, Other Miscellaneous Nondurable Goods Merchant Wholesalers.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 42495

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 42495. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Calcimines, merchant wholesalers
  • Enamels merchant wholesalers
  • Lacquers merchant wholesalers
  • Paint rollers merchant wholesalers
  • Paintbrushes merchant wholesalers
  • Painter’s supplies (except artists’, turpentine) merchant wholesalers
  • Paints (except artists’) merchant wholesalers
  • Pigments, paint, merchant wholesalers
  • Shellac merchant wholesalers
  • Spray painting equipment (except industrial-type) merchant wholesalers
  • Stains merchant wholesalers
  • Varnishes merchant wholesalers
  • Wall coverings (e.g., fabric, plastics) merchant wholesalers
  • Wallpaper 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 42495: Paint, Varnish, and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 424950: Paint, Varnish, and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers

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