Lumber production, including softwood and hardwood. Lumber shipments are used for the provincial comparison.
Lumber Production (thousand m3)
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PUBLISHED - May 5, 2017
Lumber production in Alberta decreased 1.0% between February 2016 and February 2017 to 750,100 cubic metres. Lumber shipments in Alberta decreased 5.5% to 725,900 cubic metres during the same time period. Nationally, shipments were down 8.1% year over year in February.