Summary - Canadian Industry Statistics

Paper Manufacturing - 322

Definition

This subsector comprises establishments primarily engaged in: manufacturing pulp, paper and paper products. The manufacture of pulp involves separating the cellulose fibres from other impurities in wood, used paper or other fibre sources. The manufacture of paper involves matting these fibres into a sheet. Converted paper products are produced from paper and other materials by various cutting and shaping techniques.

Exclusions

No exclusions are specified in the 2012 NAICS Canada manual.

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Establishments

771

0-99 Employees

68.9%

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Average revenue

$988.6
thousand

Profitable

79%

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Nova Scotia

13.5%

Saskatchewan

3.2%

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Salaries

$3.6
billion

Wages

$28.55

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Net revenue

$3.2
billion

Shipments

$27.3
billion

Value added

$10.8
billion

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Exports

$18.2
billion

Imports

$8.1
billion
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