TITLE

WHOLESALE TRADE

PUB. DATE
October 2002
SOURCE
U.S. Industry Quarterly Review: Retail, Wholesale Trade;2002 4th Quarter, p129
SOURCE TYPE
Industry Profile
DOC. TYPE
Industry Overview
ABSTRACT
The article presents statistical information relating to wholesale trade trends. Quarterly and annual data given are relating to revenue and prices, input costs and gross operational profits in the wholesale sector for different years from 1996 to 2007. The statistical data is presented in billion dollars. Revenue for the third quarters in the year 2002 was $861.8 billion, which is expected to increase to $ 894.3 billion in 2003. Input cost for material and services are forecasted to increase from $298.8 billion in the third quarter in 2002 to $319.9 billion in the last quarter of 2003. Gross profits are expected to show an increasing trend. It is expected to rise from $187.4 billion in 2001 to $220.5 billion in 2007.
ACCESSION #
14620622

 

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