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Wholesale of other foods

The UK Wholesale of other foods sub-sector includes the wholesale of fish, crustaceans and molluscs, potato products and feed for pet animals.

The sub-sector employs over 18,100 workers across almost 2,100 workplaces. 82% of staff work in organisations with between 1 and 10 staff.

The workforce is 70% male.

Sector employees are predominantly full-time (87%).

Between 2000 and 2007, employment levels in the sub-sector increased from 16,900 to 18,100 workers.

Source: Wholesale of other foods Labour Market information profile 2009/10


Workforce of wholesale of other foods by region, 2000 ad 2007

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Source: Wholesale of other foods Labour Market information profile 2009/10, page 2. Data derived from the Annual Business Inquiry 2000 and 2007.