Forestry in Canada

Statistics report on forestry in Canada

Forestry in Canada

This report provides an insight into the forestry industry in Canada. A worldwide overview is given, followed by specific information on the Canadian forestry industry, timber and lumber companies, forestry, and trade.

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  • Basic Statistic Ten countries with most forest area 2021
  • Basic Statistic Worldwide distribution of forest area by country 2020
  • Premium Statistic Global change in forest area 1990-2021, by decade
  • Premium Statistic Forestry & paper companies worldwide based on market capitalization 2022
  • Premium Statistic Canadian planted forest area 2011-2021
  • Premium Statistic Total U.S. area of timberland 2022, by ownership
  • Premium Statistic Employment in the forest products industry in the U.S. 2020

Forestry industry

  • Premium Statistic Canadian forest industry real GDP growth 2006-2021
  • Premium Statistic Canadian forest industry nominal GDP 2007-2021, by sector
  • Premium Statistic Canada's forestry and logging GDP 2015-2023, by month
  • Premium Statistic Canada's forestry and logging GDP 2022, by province
  • Premium Statistic Canadian forest industry employment 2021, by sector
  • Premium Statistic Number of forestry and logging companies in Canada 2022, by region
  • Basic Statistic Number of employees of the forestry and logging industry in Canada 2008-2022
  • Basic Statistic Number of employees of the forestry and logging industry Canada 2023, by region

Timber and lumber companies

  • Premium Statistic Western Forest Products Inc. revenue 2012-2022
  • Premium Statistic Acadian Timber Corp. revenue 2012-2021
  • Premium Statistic Resolute Forest Products revenue 2010-2022

Forestry products

  • Premium Statistic Canadian forest products production by type 2010-2021
  • Basic Statistic Farm cash receipts of Christmas trees in Canada 2008-2023
  • Premium Statistic Share of commercial tree species in Saskatchewan 2021


  • Premium Statistic Export value of Canadian forest resources 2021, by destination
  • Premium Statistic Canadian export value of forest products 2004-2022, by type
  • Premium Statistic Canada's value of wood pellet export value worldwide 2012-2020
  • Premium Statistic Canada's wood pellet exports by select country 2018-2022
  • Premium Statistic Global wood product exports from BC 2021, by type

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