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2017 Edition

national industry 453998

All Other Miscellaneous Store Retailers (except Tobacco Stores)


This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in retailing specialized lines of merchandise (except motor vehicle and parts dealers; furniture and home furnishings stores; electronics and appliance stores; building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers; food and beverage stores; health and personal care stores; gasoline stations; clothing and clothing accessories stores; sporting goods, hobby, book and music stores; general merchandise stores; florists; office supplies, stationery, and gift stores; used merchandise stores; pet and pet supplies stores; art dealers; manufactured home (i.e., mobile home) dealers; and tobacco stores). This industry also includes establishments primarily engaged in retailing a general line of new and used merchandise on an auction basis (except electronic auctions).

The immediate parent of national industry 453998 is international industry 45399: All Other Miscellaneous Store Retailers

Illustrative Examples

  • Art supply stores
  • General merchandise auction houses
  • Candle shops
  • Home security equipment stores
  • Cemetery memorial (e.g., headstones, markers, vaults) dealers
  • Hot tub stores
  • Collectors' items (e.g., autograph, coin, card, stamp) shops (except used rare items)
  • Swimming pool supply stores
  • Fireworks shops (permanent location)
  • Trophy (e.g., awards and plaques) shops
  • Flower shops, artificial or dried

2017 NAICS Edition Cross References

  • Retailing specialized lines of merchandise via electronic home shopping, mail-order, or direct sale--are classified in Subsector 454, Nonstore Retailers;
  • Retailing merchandise via electronic auctions--are classified in Industry 454110, Electronic Shopping and Mail-Order Houses;
  • Auctioning on the location of others as independent auctioneers--are classified in Industry 561990, All Other Support Services;
  • Retailing pets and pet supplies--are classified in Industry 453910, Pet and Pet Supplies Stores;
  • Retailing original and limited edition art works--are classified in Industry 453920, Art Dealers;
  • Retailing manufactured homes (i.e., mobile homes)--are classified in Industry 453930, Manufactured (Mobile) Home Dealers;
  • Retailing cigarettes, cigars, tobacco, pipes, and other smokers' supplies--are classified in U.S. Industry 453991, Tobacco Stores;
  • Retailing antiques--are classified in Industry 453310, Used Merchandise Stores;
  • Retailing new books--are classified in U.S. Industry 451211, Book Stores;
  • Retailing new jewelry (except costume jewelry)--are classified in Industry 448310, Jewelry Stores; and
  • Retailing new costume jewelry--are classified in Industry 448150, Clothing Accessories Stores.


The NAICS editions in which this code was present are indicated below. In the event that a code was changed from the prior edition the equivalent value in that edition is provided for reference.

Edition Existed Equivalent Value
2002 453998
2007 453998
2012 453998
2017 453998
2022 455219 459991 459999

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