Lumber production, including softwood and hardwood. Lumber shipments are used for the provincial comparison.
Lumber Production (thousand m3)
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PUBLISHED - Mar 17, 2017
Lumber production in Alberta decreased 10.2% between December 2015 and December 2016 to 644,200 cubic metres. Year to date production is up 0.4%. Nationally, lumber shipments have decreased 5.6% from December 2015.