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Trade (Canada)

2014 2015 2016
Balance of trade (total exports) (dollars) Footnote 1 20,672,864,661 21,458,145,542 23,130,149,716
Export markets (dollars)  
Africa 50,192,415 25,414,576 24,318,930
China 4,771,379,606 4,943,513,352 4,806,983,073
European Union 985,254,676 993,595,234 1,147,887,802
India 452,897,831 448,353,223 490,114,643
Japan 1,500,306,414 1,417,670,855 1,439,776,733
Middle East 347,217,561 301,702,809 230,133,227
Oceania 128,803,262 154,734,206 178,430,305
South and Central America 700,447,317 625,262,684 576,679,780
South Korea 496,646,747 514,951,247 479,254,086
Taiwan 259,899,382 284,200,371 248,844,565
United States 20,192,679,990 22,136,120,330 23,848,791,977
Other export markets 873,113,096 786,531,037 898,001,857
Total 30,758,838,297 32,632,049,924 34,369,216,978
Domestic exports (excludes maple products) (dollars)
Primary wood products 1,301,076,281 1,204,049,942 1,442,233,349
Logs and bolts 816,352,495 705,680,459 812,648,706
Pulpwood 8,477,020 13,880,835 15,011,432
Wood chips 44,279,554 48,097,286 56,976,730
Other primary wood products (includes Christmas trees) 431,967,212 436,391,362 557,596,481
Pulp and paper products 16,852,830,184 17,790,859,175 16,996,831,851
Converted paper 957,026,654 1,175,171,413 1,244,716,069
Newsprint 2,594,151,930 2,332,197,961 2,202,463,055
Other paper and paperboard 4,504,681,113 4,744,582,756 4,340,669,673
Other paper products 1,296,829,374 1,504,358,560 1,596,051,190
Other pulp 162,675 4,114,437 8,240,031
Recovered paper 291,081,165 355,797,405 401,113,702
Wood pulp 7,208,897,273 7,674,636,643 7,203,578,131
Wood-fabricated materials 12,604,931,832 13,637,140,807 15,930,151,778
Fibreboard 290,733,586 371,445,551 392,961,017
Hardwood lumber 315,042,592 344,550,389 349,963,723
Oriented strandboard 1,146,308,107 1,290,689,949 1,741,503,456
Particleboard 284,531,053 327,973,147 360,892,066
Plywood 268,818,554 346,451,667 417,460,735
Shingles and Shakes 233,618,695 290,874,860 311,782,039
Softwood lumber 8,316,335,719 8,494,155,252 9,972,979,416
Veneer 279,473,281 350,303,618 354,233,954
Other wood-fabricated materials 157,106,339 198,881,534 224,043,853
Other wood-fabricated materials (non classified) 1,312,963,906 1,621,814,840 1,804,155,105
Total value of exports 30,758,838,297 32,632,049,924 34,369,216,978
Domestic exports—Maple products (dollars) 309,621,000 359,507,000  
Domestic exports—Quantity
Non-timber forest products
Christmas trees (number) 1,528,705 1,719,735  
Maple products (litres) 29,134,232 31,998,348  
Primary wood products
Logs (cubic metres) 6,416,048 5,760,570 6,502,043
Pulpwood (cubic metres) 264,013 279,210 392,457
Wood chips (tonnes) 558,098 540,687 605,899
Pulp and paper products
Newsprint (tonnes) 3,846,864 3,310,194 3,106,279
Other paper and paperboard (tonnes) 4,472,053 4,210,648 4,033,483
Wood pulp (air dry metric tonnes) 9,680,017 9,911,924 9,909,578
Wood-fabricated materials
Hardwood lumber (cubic metres) 561,706 521,105 530,047
Oriented strandboard (cubic metres) 4,403,560 4,789,936 5,438,137
Particleboard (cubic metres) 874,741 917,115 943,325
Plywood (cubic metres) 482,932 539,936 628,705
Softwood lumber (cubic metres) 40,002,621 41,349,189 45,322,341
Veneer (square metres) 229,010,155 253,040,662 223,223,851
Imports (excludes maple products) (dollars)
Primary wood products 498,872,783 595,849,809 524,890,681
Logs and bolts 279,682,136 355,151,575 322,342,521
Pulpwood 40,710,399 39,092,331 38,487,065
Wood chips 97,581,507 116,808,268 92,215,709
Other primary wood products (includes Christmas trees) 80,898,741 84,797,635 71,845,386
Pulp and paper products 6,529,461,385 7,328,294,379 7,347,758,415
Converted paper 1,219,636,728 1,390,385,460 1,466,148,493
Newsprint 50,930,689 49,168,797 32,903,765
Other paper and paperboard 2,810,120,628 3,205,760,657 3,104,920,444
Other paper products 2,096,918,441 2,263,478,485 2,331,277,555
Other pulp 1,659,886 1,205,361 2,023,654
Recovered paper 142,231,851 146,574,665 157,202,904
Wood pulp 207,963,162 271,720,954 253,281,600
Wood-fabricated materials 3,057,639,468 3,249,760,194 3,366,418,166
Fibreboard 501,374,615 524,992,072 570,228,834
Hardwood lumber 342,676,880 327,090,556 341,460,291
Oriented strandboard 39,658,537 36,273,065 37,676,400
Particleboard 74,074,551 84,250,208 86,019,087
Plywood 377,006,407 403,463,412 458,852,125
Shingles and Shakes 12,838,216 21,624,766 24,863,447
Softwood lumber 263,491,992 262,802,650 273,524,102
Veneer 146,339,614 160,154,576 157,631,408
Other wood-fabricated materials 444,590,516 505,378,399 478,387,404
Other wood-fabricated materials (non classified) 855,588,140 923,730,490 937,828,867
Total value of imports 10,085,973,636 11,173,904,382 11,239,067,262
Imports—Maple products (dollars) 12,494,000 13,567,000  
Imports—Quantity
Non-timber forest products
Christmas trees (number) 242,458 237,939  
Maple products (litres) 1,645,937 1,730,666  
Primary wood products
Logs (cubic metres) 3,503,920 3,971,054 3,658,259
Pulpwood (cubic metres) 679,859 576,150 569,175
Wood chips (tonnes) 2,816,353 1,610,061 1,380,686
Pulp and paper products
Newsprint (tonnes) 66,317 59,850 49,708
Other paper and paperboard (tonnes) 2,304,370 2,376,642 2,326,075
Wood pulp (air dry metric tonnes) 290,214 332,685 543,697
Wood-fabricated materials
Hardwood lumber (cubic metres) 877,886 2,959,800 616,264
Oriented strandboard (cubic metres) 134,355 182,740 131,951
Particleboard (cubic metres) 972,980 3,552,970 1,059,177
Plywood (cubic metres) 1,907,216 4,704,687 1,388,450
Softwood lumber (cubic metres) 1,298,082 1,514,138 1,184,865
Veneer (square metres) 61,637,760 56,668,731 65,415,837
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