Lumber production, including softwood and hardwood. Lumber shipments are used for the provincial comparison.
Lumber Production (thousand m3)
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PUBLISHED - Jan 11, 2019
Lumber production in Alberta was down 1.0% year-over-year in October 2018 to 802,900 cubic metres. Alberta lumber shipments decreased 1.5% to 789,600 cubic metres in October 2018 compared to October 2017. Nationally, lumber shipments decreased by 1.6% to 5.64 million cubic metres when compared with the same period.