Statistical data

Domestic economic impact (Canada)

2015 2016 2017
Canadian housing starts Footnote 1 195,535 197,916 219,763
Contribution to nominal GDP (current dollars) Footnote 2
Forestry and logging industry 4,014,000,000 4,115,000,000 4,315,000,000
Pulp and paper product manufacturing industry 8,468,000,000 8,533,000,000 8,900,000,000
Wood product manufacturing industry 9,406,000,000 10,250,000,000 11,395,000,000
Total contribution to nominal GDP 21,888,000,000 22,899,000,000 24,610,000,000
Contribution to real GDP (constant 2007 dollars) Footnote 3
Forestry and logging industry 4,609,000,000 4,602,000,000 4,437,000,000
Pulp and paper product manufacturing industry 7,224,000,000 7,120,000,000 7,225,000,000
Wood product manufacturing industry 9,321,000,000 9,893,000,000 10,113,000,000
Total contribution to real GDP 21,154,000,000 21,615,000,000 21,775,000,000
Revenue from goods manufactured (dollars) Footnote 4
Logging industry 9,381,792,000 9,825,700,000  
Pulp and paper product manufacturing industry 25,861,315,000 25,473,502,000  
Converted paper product manufacturing 9,807,737,000 10,059,736,000  
Pulp, paper and paperboard mills 16,053,578,000 15,413,766,000  
Wood product manufacturing industry 27,415,986,000 29,934,873,000  
Other wood product manufacturing 7,689,949,000 7,835,938,000  
Sawmills and wood preservation 14,117,417,000 15,622,439,000  
Veneer, plywood and engineered wood product manufacturing 5,608,321,000 6,476,496,000  
Total revenue from goods manufactured 62,659,093,000 65,234,075,000  
Date modified: