Lumber production, including softwood and hardwood. Lumber shipments are used for the provincial comparison.
Lumber Production (thousand m3)
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PUBLISHED - Feb 3, 2017
Lumber production in Alberta decreased 0.7% between November 2015 and November 2016 to 768,300 cubic metres. Over the first eleven months of 2016, lumber production in Alberta was up 1.3% compared to the same time period in 2015. Alberta lumber shipments were up 6.2% in November from a year earlier, while national lumber shipments increased 7.8% over the same time period.