NAICS Code 423740

NAICS 423740

NAICS Code 423740 – Refrigeration Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers

Definition of NAICS Code 423740: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in the merchant wholesale distribution of refrigeration equipment (except household-type refrigerators, freezers, and air-conditioners).

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS 423740

What are some examples of this code? The bulleted items below are illustrative examples of this classification.

  • Cold storage machinery merchant wholesalers
  • Refrigerated display cases merchant wholesalers
  • Commercial refrigerators merchant wholesalers
  • Water coolers merchant wholesalers

Cross Reference Guide for Code 423740

What codes are similar to this classification that might be a more applicable code? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes for other similar industries. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Merchant wholesale distribution of household-type refrigerators, freezers, and room air-conditioners–are classified in Industry NAICS 423620, Household Appliances, Electric Housewares, and Consumer Electronics Merchant Wholesalers; and
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of air-conditioning equipment (except room units)–are classified in Industry NAICS 423730, Warm Air Heating and Air-Conditioning Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 423740

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

  • Beverage coolers, mechanical, merchant wholesalers
  • Cold storage machinery merchant wholesalers
  • Compressors, refrigeration, merchant wholesalers
  • Condensing units, refrigeration, merchant wholesalers
  • Display cases, refrigerated, merchant wholesalers
  • Fountains, drinking, refrigerated, merchant wholesalers
  • Ice making machines merchant wholesalers
  • Lockers, refrigerated, merchant wholesalers
  • Refrigerated display cases merchant wholesalers
  • Refrigeration equipment and supplies, commercial-type, merchant wholesalers
  • Refrigeration units, motor vehicle, merchant wholesalers
  • Refrigerators (e.g., reach-in, walk-in), commercial-type, merchant wholesalers
  • Water coolers, mechanical, merchant wholesalers
Suggested Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 423740

Looking for an insurance classification other than the North American Industry Classification System? If a company falls within the industry defined on this page, then the class codes mentioned below may be applicable. Please note that the bulleted cross-reference guide below is not authoritative. Users should have an insurance professional review to ensure proper insurance classification.

  • NCCI WC (Varies by state): 8010NAICS 423740
  • CA WC: 8018
  • DE WC: 926
  • PA WC: 926
  • MI WC: 8010
  • NJ WC: 8010
  • NY WC: 7999
  • WY WC: 423740
  • GL: 16705
  • SIC: 5078

Resources: Praxiom, AceGroupTDICalifornia Division of Workers Compensation, Delaware Workers Compensation Manual, Pennsylvania Workers Compensation Manual, Michigan Workers’ Compensation Placement Facility: Classification Definitions, New Jersey Workers Compensation and Employers Liability Insurance Manual, New York Workers Compensation and Employers Liability, North American Industry Classification System, Florida Underwriting Guide: Commercial General Liability Classifications,  Standard Industrial Classifications.

The suggested cross reference guide for NAICS code 423740 is based on our research using the resources cited above.

Correlating Code 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, and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code (Where you are now). 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 4237: Hardware, and Plumbing and Heating Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
  • Industry 42374: Refrigeration Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 423740: Refrigeration Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
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