Merchant wholesalers sales, by industry (unadjusted)

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Merchant wholesalers sales, by industry (unadjusted)
  2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
  unadjusted
  $ millions
Wholesale Trade 587,967.8 597,486.7 633,843.6 659,683.7 677,647.6
Farm product merchant wholesalers (exc. oilseed and grain) 6,766.0 6,928.4 8,479.5 8,787.3 7,926.3
Food, beverage and tobacco merchant wholesalers 113,861.8 116,387.9 121,740.1 127,591.4 133,984.2
Food merchant wholesalers 101,951.1 104,509.9 109,650.0 115,264.4 120,863.7
Beverage merchant wholesalers 5,805.4 5,839.5 5,897.6 6,370.8 6,931.8
Cigarette and tobacco product merchant wholesalers  6,105.3 6,038.4 6,192.5 5,956.2 6,188.7
Personal and household goods merchant wholesalers 83,323.1 84,802.3 88,203.3 93,308.8 96,250.2
Textile, clothing and footwear merchant wholesalers  11,103.0 11,377.5 11,596.8 11,923.0 12,445.2
Home entertainment equipment and household appliance merchant wholesalers  8,597.7 8,870.5 8,930.8 9,602.7 8,854.6
Home furnishings merchant wholesalers  5,364.1 5,575.9 5,958.5 6,191.1 6,548.4
Personal goods merchant wholesalers.  8,697.9 8,314.3 8,677.2 9,199.6 9,251.0
Pharmaceuticals and pharmacy supplies merchant wholesalers  41,765.4 42,573.4 44,871.4 48,011.1 49,994.4
Toiletries, cosmetics and sundries merchant wholesalers 7,795.1 8,090.7 8,168.7 8,381.4 9,156.6
Motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and accessories merchant wholesalers 99,128.9 101,906.6 110,051.2 117,903.3 127,381.4
Motor vehicle merchant wholesalers  74,707.9 76,840.3 82,220.2 89,856.4 102,143.3
New motor vehicle parts and accessories merchant wholesalers  23,861.8 24,431.4 27,182.7 27,449.3 24,685.3
Used motor vehicle parts and accessories merchant wholesalers  559.1 634.9 648.3 597.6 552.8
Building material and supplies merchant wholesalers 81,580.7 83,831.4 91,146.6 92,016.2 93,488.3
Electrical, plumbing, heating and air-conditioning equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers  25,807.0 26,407.6 29,049.4 29,417.7 29,406.8
Metal service centres 18,621.5 18,409.4 20,293.9 18,075.9 17,071.3
Lumber, millwork, hardware and other building supplies merchant wholesalers  37,152.2 39,014.4 41,803.3 44,522.6 47,010.2
Machinery, equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers 126,027.6 128,216.2 133,339.6 133,227.6 131,786.1
Farm, lawn and garden machinery and equipment merchant wholesalers  14,706.1 15,897.6 16,433.6 16,741.8 17,491.7
Construction, forestry, mining, and industrial machinery, equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers 44,183.1 42,788.3 45,787.9 43,563.5 41,279.0
Computer and communications equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers 38,115.7 40,230.7 41,885.7 42,843.1 42,739.3
Other machinery, equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers 29,022.8 29,299.7 29,232.3 30,079.2 30,276.2
Miscellaneous merchant wholesalers 77,279.7 75,413.9 80,883.3 86,849.0 86,831.1
Recyclable material merchant wholesalers  8,556.2 7,557.7 10,083.3 9,076.6 8,034.9
Paper, paper product and disposable plastic product merchant wholesalers  10,755.0 10,530.1 11,056.2 11,790.2 11,592.5
Agricultural supplies merchant wholesalers 20,620.4 21,927.0 22,415.6 26,030.9 24,845.5
Chemical (except agricultural) and allied product merchant wholesalers  14,445.9 13,700.4 14,726.6 15,896.2 16,496.9
Other miscellaneous merchant wholesalers  22,902.2 21,698.8 22,601.5 24,055.1 25,861.3

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