Statistical data

Eastern white pine

Ontario

Population (January, 2019)

14,446,515

Disturbance

Insects (hectares, 2017)
Area defoliated by insects and containing beetle-killed trees 1,510,810
Fires (2018)
Area burned (hectares) 265,587
Number of fires 1,327

Forest management

Harvesting (2017)
Area harvested (hectares) 138,243
Volume harvested (cubic metres) 15,813,210
Regeneration (hectares, 2017)
Area planted 45,609
Area seeded 12,545
Third-party certification (hectares, 2018)
Area certified 27,608,513

Domestic economic impact

Housing starts (2018) 78,742
Revenue from goods manufactured (dollars, 2017)
Logging industry 1,096,059,000
Pulp and paper product manufacturing industry 8,272,972,000
Wood product manufacturing industry 5,051,118,000
Total revenue from goods manufactured 14,420,149,000

Forest industry employment

Employment (number, 2018)
Survey of Employment, Payrolls and Hours 39,219
Canadian System of National Accounts 44,670
Wages and salaries (dollars, 2017)
Logging industry 187,103,000
Pulp and paper product manufacturing industry 1,238,367,000
Wood product manufacturing industry 946,997,000
Total wages and salaries 2,372,467,000

Trade

Balance of trade (total exports, dollars, 2018) -1,431,554,089
Value of domestic exports (dollars, 2018)
Primary wood products 52,680,478
Pulp and paper products 2,935,623,303
Wood-fabricated materials 1,904,708,521
Total value of exports 4,893,012,302
Value of imports (dollars, 2018)
Primary wood products 65,062,156
Pulp and paper products 4,807,928,619
Wood-fabricated materials 1,451,575,616
Total value of imports 6,324,566,391