Lumber production, including softwood and hardwood. Lumber shipments are used for the provincial comparison.
Lumber Production (thousand m3)
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PUBLISHED - Mar 15, 2019
Statistics Canada has suppressed lumber production data for December 2018. Alberta lumber shipments decreased 8.3% to 595,200 cubic metres in December 2018 compared to December 2017. Nationally, lumber shipments decreased by 10.0% to 4.29 million cubic metres when compared with the same period last year.