Summary - Canadian Industry Statistics

Fibre, Yarn and thread Mills - 31311

Definition

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in spinning yarn from fibres; texturing, throwing or twisting man-made fibre filaments or purchased yarns; or manufacturing thread for sewing, crocheting, embroidery, tatting and similar uses.

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    Example Activities:
    Animal fibre yarn, spooling, twisting or winding purchased yarn
    Beaming wool yarn
    Beaming yarn
    Carpet and rug yarn, spinning
    Cotton spun yarn, manufacturing
    Crochet spun yarns (e.g., cotton, man-made fibre, silk, wool), made from purchased fibre
    Embroidery spun yarns (e.g., cotton, man-made fibre, silk, wool), made from purchased fibres
    Hemp bags and ropes, made in spinning mills
    Knitting and crochet thread, manufacturing
    Knitting yarn (e.g., cotton, man-made fibre, silk, wool), made in spinning mills
    Paper yarn, manufacturing
    Sewing thread, manufacturing
    Spinning carpet and rug yarns from purchased fibre
    Spinning yarns from purchased fibre
    Spooling yarn
    Texturizing purchased monofilament yarn
    Thread mills
    Throwing purchased man-made fibres and yarns
    Throwing, twisting and winding purchased yarn
    Winding, spooling, beaming and rewinding purchased yarn
    Wool yarn, spinning
    Yarn spinning mills
    Yarn, throwing, twisting and winding of purchased yarn

    Exclusions

    Establishments primarily engaged in:
    finishing textile fabrics; and coating fabrics (see 3133 Textile and fabric finishing and fabric coating)

Information on the number and size of businesses for 2016.

Establishments

71

0-99 Employees

92.7%

View financial data for 2016 based on industry averages for SME's.

Average revenue

$416.5
thousand

Profitable

59.6%

Salaries and wages

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Manufacturing

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Access 2017 trade information on imports and exports.

Exports

$112.6
million

Imports

$158.4
million
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