Table 3 
Wholesale merchants' inventories by industry – Seasonally adjusted 

Wholesale merchants' inventories by industry – Seasonally adjusted
  July
2021
June
2022r
July
2022p
June to July 2022 July 2021 to July 2022
  millions of dollarsmillions of dollarsmillions of dollars % change% change
Total, wholesale inventories 96,051 119,966 121,456 1.2 26.4
Farm product 248 299 295 -1.1 19.2
Food, beverage and tobacco 10,905 13,055 13,326 2.1 22.2
Food 9,550 11,611 11,799 1.6 23.5
Beverage 735 776 822 5.9 11.9
Cigarette and tobacco product 384 426 454 6.6 18.2
Cannabis 236 242 251 3.8 6.5
Personal and household goods 16,481 19,548 19,709 0.8 19.6
Textile, clothing and footwear 3,351 3,692 3,499 -5.2 4.4
Home entertainment equipment and household appliance 970 1,454 1,496 3.0 54.2
Home furnishings 1,441 1,988 1,994E 0.3 38.3
Personal goods 1,957 2,849 2,910 2.1 48.7
Pharmaceuticals and pharmacy supplies 7,630 8,429 8,651 2.6 13.4
Toiletries, cosmetics and sundries 1,131 1,135 1,159 2.1 2.4
Motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and accessories 11,411 12,567 13,000 3.4 13.9
Motor vehicle 6,438 6,600 6,827 3.4 6.0
New motor vehicle parts and accessories 4,865 5,857 6,008 2.6 23.5
Used motor vehicle parts and accessories F 110E F F F
Building material and supplies 17,429 23,569 23,618 0.2 35.5
Electrical, plumbing, heating and air-conditioning equipment and supplies 4,753 6,629 6,812 2.8 43.3
Metal service centres 4,226 6,587 6,806 3.3 61.0
Lumber, millwork, hardware and other building supplies 8,450 10,353 10,001 -3.4 18.4
Machinery, equipment and supplies 26,732 32,515 33,019 1.5 23.5
Farm, lawn and garden machinery and equipment 5,509 6,416 6,687 4.2 21.4
Construction, forestry, mining, and industrial machinery, equipment and supplies 12,001 14,600 14,777 1.2 23.1
Computer and communications equipment and supplies 3,199 4,648 4,689 0.9 46.6
Other machinery, equipment and supplies 6,023 6,851 6,866 0.2 14.0
Miscellaneous 12,846 18,414 18,489 0.4 43.9
Recyclable material 1,187E 1,228 1,170 -4.7 -1.4
Paper, paper product and disposable plastic product 1,099 1,279 1,270 -0.6 15.6
Agricultural supplies 5,177 9,143 9,118 -0.3 76.1
Chemical (except agricultural) and allied product 1,510 1,954 1,930 -1.2 27.8
Other miscellaneous 3,873 4,810 5,001 4.0 29.1
r
revised
p
preliminary
E
use with caution
F
too unreliable to be published
Note(s):
Figures may not add up to totals as a result of rounding.
Source(s):
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