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    Farm produce wholesaling

    nec means ‘not elsewhere classified’
    mfg means ‘manufacturing’

    Code Description of business activity

    45110

    Wool broking – wholesaling

    45110

    Wool reclassing or bulk classing

    45120

    Cereal grain wholesaling

    45190

    Agricultural chemicals wholesaling

    45190

    Auctioning service – livestock

    45190

    Drugs wholesaling – veterinary

    45190

    Farm produce or supplies wholesaling

    45190

    Feed wholesaling

    45190

    Fertiliser wholesaling

    45190

    Florist operation – wholesale

    45190

    Flowers wholesaling

    45190

    Hide wholesaling

    45190

    Landscaping supplies – wholesaling

    45190

    Leather wholesaling

    45190

    Livestock wholesaling

    45190

    Nursery stock – wholesale

    45190

    Orchard supplies wholesaling nec

    45190

    Pesticides wholesaling

    45190

    Seeds wholesaling – farm or garden

    45190

    Skins wholesaling

    45190

    Sugar wholesaling – raw

    45190

    Tobacco leaf wholesaling

    45190

    Trees or shrubs, potted – wholesaling

    Mineral, metal and chemical wholesaling

    nec means ‘not elsewhere classified’
    mfg means ‘manufacturing’

    Code Description of business activity

    45210

    Bitumen wholesaling

    45210

    Crude oil wholesaling

    45210

    Crude petroleum wholesaling

    45210

    Diesel oil wholesaling

    45210

    Distillate wholesaling

    45210

    Fuel oil wholesaling

    45210

    Heating oil dealing

    45210

    Kerosene wholesaling

    45210

    Liquefied petroleum gas – dealing

    45210

    Oils or greases wholesaling – industrial or lubricating

    45210

    Petrol wholesaling

    45210

    Petroleum products wholesaling

    45220

    Aluminium can recycling – collecting, sorting, dealing, wholesaling

    45220

    Cans, metal – recycling, collecting, sorting, dealing or wholesaling

    45220

    Charcoal suppliers

    45220

    Coal wholesaling

    45220

    Gold, silver merchants

    45220

    Metal scrap wholesaling

    45220

    Metallic ores wholesaling

    45220

    Minerals wholesaling nec

    45220

    Precious metals scrap dealing

    45220

    Recycling of cans, metal waste and scrap – collecting, sorting, dealing and wholesaling

    45220

    Scrap metal merchants

    45230

    Adhesives wholesaling

    45230

    Chemicals wholesaling nec

    45230

    Cleaning products – chemical-based – wholesaling

    45230

    Dyes wholesaling

    45230

    Gases – industrial – wholesaling – except liquefied petroleum gas

    45230

    Liquefied gases wholesaling – except liquefied petroleum gas (LPG)

    45230

    Marine oils wholesaling

    Builders supplies wholesaling

    nec means ‘not elsewhere classified’
    mfg means ‘manufacturing’

    Code Description of business activity

    45310

    Timber dealing – except firewood

    45310

    Veneer wood – dealing

    45390

    Bathroom and toilet fittings – wholesaling

    45390

    Bricks dealing

    45390

    Builders hardware dealing nec

    45390

    Building materials dealing nec

    45390

    Cement wholesaling

    45390

    Galvanised iron products dealing

    45390

    Hand tools wholesaling – including power operated

    45390

    Hot water systems wholesaling

    45390

    Insulating materials wholesaling

    45390

    Locks wholesaling

    45390

    Paint wholesaling

    45390

    Plumbers’ fittings wholesaling

    45390

    Roofing materials wholesaling

    45390

    Sand dealing

    45390

    Screens – window – wholesaling

    45390

    Spa pool and hot tub wholesaling

    45390

    Swimming pools wholesaling – fibreglass – below ground

    45390

    Tiles wholesaling – except non-ceramic floor tiles

    45390

    Wall or ceiling boards wholesaling

    45390

    Wallpaper wholesaling

    45390

    Woodworking tools wholesaling

    Machinery and equipment wholesaling

    nec means ‘not elsewhere classified’
    mfg means ‘manufacturing’

    Code Description of business activity

    46110

    Agricultural machinery or equipment wholesaling

    46120

    Medical equipment wholesaling nec

    46120

    Professional equipment wholesaling

    46120

    Scientific equipment wholesaling

    46130

    Computer wholesaling – including peripherals

    46130

    Laser printer wholesaling

    46140

    Business machines, equipment – wholesaling – except computing equipment or furniture

    46140

    Photocopying machines wholesaling

    46140

    Photocopier wholesaling

    46150

    Electric fittings dealing nec

    46150

    Electrical distribution equipment wholesaling

    46150

    Electrical equipment, industrial, wholesaling nec

    46150

    Electrical measuring or testing instruments wholesaling

    46150

    Electronic equipment wholesaling nec – industrial

    46150

    Electronic telephone security device wholesaling

    46150

    Light fittings dealing – electrical

    46150

    Mobile phone battery wholesaling

    46150

    Refrigeration equipment wholesaling – commercial

    46150

    Sound recording or reproducing equipment – industrial – wholesaling

    46150

    Telephone or telegraph equipment wholesaling

    46150

    Welding equipment wholesaling – electrical

    46190

    Display and notice boards wholesaling

    46190

    Distilling equipment wholesaling

    46190

    Dry cleaning machinery or equipment wholesaling

    46190

    Food processing machinery or equipment wholesaling

    46190

    Fire extinguisher servicing

    46190

    Fire protection equipment wholesaling

    46190

    Forging machinery or equipment wholesaling

    46190

    Furnaces or furnace equipment, industrial, wholesaling – except electrical

    46190

    Furniture wholesaling – office

    46190

    Hairdressers’ equipment wholesaling

    46190

    Industrial machinery or equipment wholesaling nec

    46190

    Laundry machinery or equipment wholesaling – except domestic

    46190

    Machine tools wholesaling

    46190

    Metalworking machinery wholesaling

    46190

    Milk processing machinery or equipment wholesaling

    46190

    Mining machinery or equipment wholesaling

    46190

    Printing machinery or equipment wholesaling

    46190

    Textile working machinery or equipment wholesaling

    46190

    Water purification equipment wholesaling

    46190

    Weighing machinery wholesaling nec

    46190

    Welding machinery or equipment wholesaling – non-electrical

    46190

    Woodworking machinery or equipment wholesaling

    Motor vehicle wholesaling

    nec means ‘not elsewhere classified’
    mfg means ‘manufacturing’

    Code Description of business activity

    46210

    Motor vehicles distributing – new

    46210

    Motor vehicles wholesaling

    46220

    Bus, coach dealers

    46220

    Commercial vehicles dealing

    46220

    Trucks wholesaling

    46230

    Batteries wholesaling – motor vehicle

    46230

    Car accessories dealing

    46230

    Car radios or cassette players – dealing or installation

    46230

    Motor accessory shops operation

    46230

    Motor vehicle accessories dealing – new

    46230

    Motor vehicle paint wholesaling

    46230

    Motor vehicle parts dealing – new

    46230

    Tyres or tubes wholesaling

    46230

    Tyre wholesaling – motor vehicles – except motor cycles

    46240

    Auctioning service – used motor vehicles

    46240

    Auto parts recyclers

    46240

    Motor vehicle parts dealing – used

    46240

    Motor wreckers

    46240

    Recycling – auto parts

    46240

    Second hand motor vehicle parts dealing

    Food, drink and tobacco wholesaling

    nec means ‘not elsewhere classified’
    mfg means ‘manufacturing’

    Code Description of business activity

    47110

    Butchers – wholesale

    47110

    Kangaroo meat wholesaling

    47110

    Meat wholesaling – except canned, cured or smoked poultry or rabbit meat

    47120

    Poultry wholesaling

    47120

    Rabbit meat wholesaling

    47120

    Sausages wholesaling

    47120

    Smallgoods wholesaling

    47130

    Dairy products wholesaling

    47130

    Ice cream wholesaling

    47130

    Milk wholesaling

    47140

    Crustacean wholesaling

    47140

    Fish wholesaling

    47140

    Seafoods wholesaling – fresh or frozen

    47150

    Fruit fresh – wholesaling, washing or packing

    47150

    Vegetables fresh – wholesaling, washing or packing

    47160

    Confectionery wholesaling

    47160

    Cordials – wholesaling

    47160

    Nuts wholesaling

    47160

    Potato crisps wholesaling

    47160

    Soft drinks wholesaling

    47170

    Beer, wine and spirits wholesalers

    47180

    Tobacco products wholesaling

    47190

    Cereal foods wholesaling

    47190

    Chinese groceries wholesaling

    47190

    Eastern foods wholesaling

    47190

    Egg and egg products wholesaling

    47190

    Food wholesaling nec

    47190

    Groceries wholesaling nec

    47190

    Health foods wholesaling

    47190

    Honey wholesaling

    47190

    Rice wholesaling – milled or polished

    47190

    Seafoods wholesaling – canned

    47190

    Tea wholesaling

    Textile, clothing and footwear wholesaling

    nec means ‘not elsewhere classified’
    mfg means ‘manufacturing’

    Code Description of business activity

    47210

    Bags or sacks wholesaling – textile

    47210

    Haberdashery wholesaling

    47210

    Household linen wholesaling

    47210

    Rope wholesaling

    47210

    Sail cloth wholesaling

    47210

    Soft furnishings wholesaling

    47210

    Tents wholesaling

    47210

    Textiles wholesaling nec

    47210

    Yarns wholesaling

    47220

    Clothing wholesalers

    47220

    Furriers – wholesale

    47220

    Lingerie wholesaling

    47220

    Menswear wholesaling

    47220

    Millinery wholesaling

    47230

    Footwear wholesaling

    Household goods wholesaling

    nec means ‘not elsewhere classified’
    mfg means ‘manufacturing’

    Code Description of business activity

    47310

    Household appliances wholesaling

    47310

    Kitchen appliances wholesaling – household electric

    47310

    Radio or television parts wholesaling

    47310

    Radios wholesaling

    47310

    Sewing machines wholesaling – household

    47310

    Sound reproducing equipment – household – wholesaling

    47310

    Stoves or heaters – household – wholesaling

    47310

    Television sets wholesaling

    47310

    Vacuum cleaners wholesaling – household

    47310

    Washing machines – household – wholesaling

    47320

    Beds wholesaling

    47320

    Furniture wholesaling – except office

    47320

    Mattresses wholesaling

    47330

    Floor coverings wholesaling

    47330

    Tiles – floor – wholesaling

    47390

    China, glassware and earthenware wholesaling

    47390

    Garden tools wholesaling

    47390

    Glassware wholesaling – household

    47390

    Hardware wholesaling – domestic

    47390

    Household ceramic giftware wholesaling

    47390

    Kitchenware wholesaling

    47390

    Lawn mowers wholesaling

    47390

    Tableware wholesaling

    Other wholesaling

    nec means ‘not elsewhere classified’
    mfg means ‘manufacturing’

    Code Description of business activity

    47910

    Enlargers wholesaling – photographic

    47910

    Film wholesaling – photographic

    47910

    Photographic equipment wholesaling

    47920

    Costume jewellery wholesaling

    47920

    Gemstones wholesaling

    47920

    Jewellery wholesaling

    47920

    Precious metals wholesaling

    47920

    Watch or clock parts wholesaling

    47920

    Watches wholesaling

    47930

    Golf equipment wholesaling

    47930

    Gymnasium equipment wholesaling

    47930

    Hobby equipment wholesaling – except tools

    47930

    Playground equipment wholesaling

    47930

    Ski equipment wholesaling

    47930

    Skin diving equipment wholesaling

    47930

    Sporting goods wholesaling – except clothing or footwear

    47930

    Toys wholesaling

    47930

    Water ski equipment wholesaling

    47940

    Books wholesaling

    47940

    Magazine wholesaling

    47940

    Newspaper wholesaling

    47940

    Periodicals wholesaling

    47950

    Artists’ supplies wholesaling

    47950

    Bags wholesaling – paper

    47950

    Paper products wholesaling nec

    47950

    Paper wholesaling

    47950

    Stationery wholesaling

    47960

    Cosmetics wholesaling

    47960

    Detergents wholesaling

    47960

    Drugs wholesaling – except veterinary

    47960

    Medicines wholesaling – except veterinary

    47960

    Perfumes wholesaling

    47960

    Soap wholesaling

    47960

    Toiletries wholesaling

    47990

    Bottles recycling

    47990

    Firewood wholesaling

    47990

    Leather goods wholesaling – except clothing or footwear

    47990

    Luggage wholesaling

    47990

    Musical instruments wholesaling

    47990

    Pet foods wholesaling

    47990

    Pets wholesaling

    47990

    Pool cleaning equipment wholesaling

    47990

    Recycling of glass, plastic bottles, etc – collecting, sorting, dealing, wholesaling

    47990

    Recycling of other non-metal waste and scrap – collecting, sorting, dealing, wholesaling

    47990

    Second hand goods wholesaling nec

    47990

    Wholesale trade nec

    Last modified: 09 Mar 2007QC 18211