Lumber production, including softwood and hardwood. Lumber shipments are used for the provincial comparison.
Lumber Production (thousand m3)
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PUBLISHED - Nov 2, 2017
Lumber production in Alberta decreased 7.6% between August 2016 and August 2017 to 779,600 cubic metres. Lumber shipments in Alberta decreased 7.2% to 769,600 cubic metres during the same time period. Nationally, shipments were down 2.5% year over year in August.