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February 2007

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Production, shipments and stocks of lumber, 2007
  February Year-to-date
Production Shipments Stocks Production Shipments
   thousands of cubic meters
Canada 6 298.6 5 495.6 9 183.7 12 760.4 11 549.1
British Columbia 3 215.9 2 694.2 4 189.5 6 683.7 5 953.9
Coast  400.5  348.3  435.9  793.6  695.4
Interior 2 815.4 2 345.9 3 753.5 5 890.1 5 258.6
Northern interior 1 345.3 1 073.7 1 820.1 2 854.6 2 451.3
Central interior  549.8  444.3  580.5 1 132.8 1 024.3
Southern interior  920.3  827.9 1 352.9 1 902.7 1 783.0
Alberta  578.0  519.7  889.8 1 235.5 1 094.2
Saskatchewan x x x x x
Manitoba x x x x x
Ontario  658.6  686.8  795.1 1 373.6 1 392.8
Quebec 1 365.5 1 145.2 2 782.7 2 528.5 2 213.4
New Brunswick  307.1  282.9  272.8  583.2  537.5
Nova Scotia  105.7  106.5  162.5  219.2  230.1
  percentage change 2006 to 2007
Canada -7.6 -15.7 7.7 -9.8 -14.5
British Columbia -7.2 -20.6 12.8 -8.3 -15.4
Coast -18.0 -30.0 -11.1 -20.6 -29.4
Interior -5.4 -19.0 16.5 -6.3 -13.1
Northern interior -7.7 -24.3 28.0 -6.0 -15.5
Central interior -5.0 -18.6 -1.6 -8.0 -14.4
Southern interior -2.0 -11.0 11.7 -5.7 -9.0
Alberta -0.4 -2.5 28.9 0.2 -5.2
Saskatchewan x x x x x
Manitoba x x x x x
Ontario -13.2 -8.3 -0.7 -12.1 -9.1
Quebec -10.3 -16.9 -1.4 -16.4 -21.0
New Brunswick -4.4 -10.6 1.6 -10.2 -13.2
Nova Scotia 6.6 11.2 24.9 3.3 13.1
Note(s):
Totals may not add due to rounding.
 
Production and stocks of lumber, British Colombia, by species, 2007
  Standard classification of goods February Production Year-to-date production February Stocks
    code   thousands of cubic meters
British Colombia      
Douglas Fir & Western Larch 4407.10.32  103.9  199.6  121.8
Western Red Cedar 4407.10.71  127.7  281.8  178.6
Yellow Cedar 4407.10.72  27.0  42.9  0.0
Western Hemlock & Amabilis Fir 4407.10.33  255.2  439.7  309.4
Sitka Spruce 4407.10.42 x x x
Spruce, Pine and Fir 4407.10.31 2 636.0 5 572.7 3 537.8
Other softwoods 4407.10.99 x x x
Total softwoods 3 215.9 6 683.7 4 189.5
Hardwood 4407.90  0.0  0.0  0.0
Total (softwood and hardwood) 3 215.9 6 683.7 4 189.5
British Columbia coast      
Douglas Fir & Western Larch 4407.10.32  56.6  97.2  33.4
Western red cedar 4407.10.71 x x x
Yellow cedar 4407.10.72  27.0  42.9  0.0
Western Hemlock & Amabilis Fir 4407.10.33  172.2  314.7  189.1
SITKA spruce 4407.10.42 x x x
Spruce, pine and fir 4407.10.31  55.9  115.5  90.8
Other softwoods 4407.10.99 x x x
Total softwoods  400.5  793.6  435.9
Hardwood 4407.90  0.0  0.0  0.0
Total (softwood and hardwood)  400.5  793.6  435.9
British Columbia interior      
Douglas Fir & Western Larch 4407.10.32  47.2  102.3  88.4
Western red cedar 4407.10.71 x x x
Yellow cedar 4407.10.72  0.0  0.0  0.0
Western Hemlock & Amabilis Fir 4407.10.33  82.9  125.0  120.3
SITKA spruce 4407.10.42  63.6  133.6  41.3
Spruce, pine and fir 4407.10.31 2 580.2 5 457.2 3 447.0
Other softwoods 4407.10.99 x x x
Total softwoods 2 815.4 5 890.1 3 753.5
Hardwood 4407.90  0.0  0.0  0.0
Total (softwood and hardwood) 2 815.4 5 890.1 3 753.5
British Columbia northern interior      
Douglas Fir & Western Larch 4407.10.32  0.0  0.0  0.0
Western red cedar 4407.10.71  4.2  8.6  7.1
Yellow cedar 4407.10.72  0.0  0.0  0.0
Western Hemlock & Amabilis Fir 4407.10.33  18.9  39.6  38.7
SITKA spruce 4407.10.42  0.0  0.0  0.0
Spruce, pine and fir 4407.10.31 1 322.2 2 806.3 1 774.4
Other softwoods 4407.10.99  0.0  0.0  0.0
Total softwoods 1 345.3 2 854.6 1 820.1
Hardwood 4407.90  0.0  0.0  0.0
Total (softwood and hardwood) 1 345.3 2 854.6 1 820.1
British Columbia central interior      
Douglas Fir & Western Larch 4407.10.32  0.0  0.0  0.3
Western red cedar 4407.10.71  0.0  0.0  0.0
Yellow cedar 4407.10.72  0.0  0.0  0.0
Western Hemlock & Amabilis Fir 4407.10.33  0.0  0.0  0.0
SITKA spruce 4407.10.42  63.6  133.6  41.3
Spruce, pine and fir 4407.10.31  486.2  999.1  538.9
Other softwoods 4407.10.99  0.0  0.0  0.0
Total softwoods  549.8 1 132.8  580.5
Hardwood 4407.90  0.0  0.0  0.0
Total (softwood and hardwood)  549.8 1 132.8  580.5
British Columbia southern interior      
Douglas Fir & Western Larch 4407.10.32  47.2  102.3  88.1
Western red cedar 4407.10.71 x x x
Yellow cedar 4407.10.72  0.0  0.0  0.0
Western Hemlock & Amabilis Fir 4407.10.33  64.0  85.4  81.6
SITKA spruce 4407.10.42  0.0  0.0  0.0
Spruce, pine and fir 4407.10.31  771.8 1 651.8 1 133.7
Other softwoods 4407.10.99 x x x
Total softwoods  920.3 1 902.7 1 352.9
Hardwood 4407.90  0.0  0.0  0.0
Total (softwood and hardwood)  920.3 1 902.7 1 352.9
Note(s):
Totals may not add due to rounding.
 
Production and stocks of lumber by province and species, 2007
  Spruce, pine and fir (SCG code 4407.10.31) 1 Total softwood (SCG code  4407.10) 1 Total hardwood (SCG code  4407.90) 1 Total
  thousands of cubic meters
February production  
Canada 5 364.6 6 171.9  126.7 6 298.6
British Columbia 2 636.0 3 215.9  0.0 3 215.9
Alberta  576.9  576.9  1.1  578.0
Saskatchewan x x  0.0 x
Manitoba x x  0.0 x
Ontario  600.3  620.2  38.4  658.6
Quebec 1 123.0 1 291.5  74.0 1 365.5
New Brunswick  257.0  294.1  13.0  307.1
Nova Scotia  103.4  105.5  0.2  105.7
Year-to-date production  
Canada 11 010.5 12 515.9  244.6 12 760.4
British Columbia 5 572.7 6 683.7  0.0 6 683.7
Alberta 1 233.2 1 233.2  2.3 1 235.5
Saskatchewan x x  0.0 x
Manitoba x x  0.0 x
Ontario 1 250.4 1 293.4  80.1 1 373.6
Quebec 2 117.9 2 391.5  137.0 2 528.5
New Brunswick  484.0  558.6  24.7  583.2
Nova Scotia  215.7  218.8  0.4  219.2
February stocks  
Canada 8 089.0 9 134.5  49.1 9 183.7
British Columbia 3 537.8 4 189.5  0.0 4 189.5
Alberta  888.5  888.5  1.3  889.8
Saskatchewan x x  0.0 x
Manitoba x x  0.0 x
Ontario  727.0  785.1  9.9  795.1
Quebec 2 445.3 2 750.6  32.1 2 782.7
New Brunswick  241.4  267.0  5.7  272.8
Nova Scotia  157.7  162.5  0.0  162.5
Standard Classification of Goods (SCG) code.
Note(s):
Totals may not add due to rounding.
 
Revised data for production, shipments and stocks of lumber, 2006
  February Year-to-date
Softwood (SCG code  4407.10) 1 Hardwood (SCG code  4407.90) 1 Total Softwood (SCG code  4407.10) 1 Hardwood (SCG code  4407.90) 1 Total
    thousands of cubic meters
Total production 3 214.6  141.6 3 356.3 6 579.4  285.2 6 864.6
Alberta  579.1  1.1  580.2 1 231.0  2.3 1 233.3
Saskatchewan  45.9  0.0  45.9  88.9  0.0  88.9
Manitoba  28.7  0.0  28.7  95.2  0.0  95.2
Ontario  714.8  44.3  759.1 1 471.5  91.2 1 562.7
Quebec 1 439.6  82.5 1 522.1 2 859.2  163.8 3 023.0
New Brunswick  307.6  13.6  321.2  621.9  27.5  649.4
Nova Scotia  99.0  0.2  99.1  211.9  0.4  212.3
Total shipments . . 3 129.8 . . 6 467.4
Alberta . .  533.2 . . 1 153.7
Saskatchewan . .  30.1 . .  65.6
Manitoba . .  28.2 . .  90.7
Ontario . .  748.7 . . 1 532.7
Quebec . . 1 377.5 . . 2 801.8
New Brunswick . .  316.4 . .  619.3
Nova Scotia . .  95.8 . .  203.5
Total stocks 4 733.3  77.9 4 811.2 .. .. ..
Alberta  685.4  4.8  690.2 .. .. ..
Saskatchewan  57.5  0.0  57.5 .. .. ..
Manitoba  41.2  0.0  41.2 .. .. ..
Ontario  783.1  17.5  800.6 .. .. ..
Quebec 2 773.7  49.2 2 823.0 .. .. ..
New Brunswick  262.2  6.3  268.5 .. .. ..
Nova Scotia  130.1  0.0  130.1 .. .. ..
Standard Classification of Goods (SCG) code.
Note(s):
Totals may not add due to rounding.
 
Canadian lumber exports, 2007
Province of origin February Year-to-date
Rail Truck Water Total Rail Truck Water Total
   thousands of cubic meters
Canada  687.0 2 077.0  471.7 3 235.8 1 426.9 4 598.3  950.2 6 975.5
Newfoundland and Labrador  1.1  1.6  0.0  2.7  2.6  2.9  0.0  5.5
Prince Edward Island  1.2  2.1  0.0  3.3  1.8  2.6  0.9  5.2
Nova Scotia  20.4  36.2  9.1  65.7  49.1  91.9  12.5  153.5
New Brunswick  78.1  59.5  0.4  138.1  158.2  140.1  4.0  302.3
Quebec  173.1  314.8  47.5  535.4  370.4  647.9  80.1 1 098.5
Ontario  77.2  241.0  3.0  321.2  160.4  439.5  5.1  605.0
Manitoba  6.4  10.9  0.1  17.4  18.9  25.5  0.1  44.5
Saskatchewan  6.7  3.2  0.1  10.0  15.4  12.2  0.1  27.7
Alberta  61.1  125.2  3.9  190.2  131.0  297.9  4.6  433.4
British Columbia  261.7 1 282.6  407.6 1 951.9  519.1 2 937.9  842.8 4 299.8
Yukon  0.0  0.0  0.0  0.0  0.0  0.0  0.0  0.0
Northwest Territories  0.0  0.0  0.0  0.0  0.0  0.0  0.0  0.0
Nunavut  0.0  0.0  0.0  0.0  0.0  0.0  0.0  0.0
Canadian lumber exports by province of origin as reported by the International Division of Statistics Canada. Totals may not add due to small transactions with unclear mode of transportation which appear only in the totals. Destination of exports by country may be obtained from Statistics Canada's catalogue no. 65-004-X monthly.
 
Production, shipments and stocks of pulp chips, 2007
  February Year-to-date
Production Shipments Stocks Production Shipments
   thousands of oven-dry metric tonnes
Canada 1 803.9 1 793.8  173.4 3 641.5 3 685.2
British Columbia  747.9  748.4  33.5 1 526.9 1 527.3
Coast  121.4  125.8  6.8  219.3  222.5
Interior  626.5  622.6  26.6 1 307.6 1 304.8
Northern interior  284.8  281.1  17.7  604.1  601.5
Central interior  130.8  129.9  2.1  279.3  278.1
Southern interior  210.9  211.6  6.8  424.1  425.2
Other provinces 1 056.0 1 045.4  139.9 2 114.6 2 157.9
Note(s):
Totals may not add due to rounding.