Summary - Canadian Industry Statistics

Support Activities for Printing - 32312

Definition

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing support services to commercial printers, such as pre-press and bindery work.

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    Example Activities:
    Binderies (i.e., bookbinding shops)
    Book gilding, bronzing, edging, deckling, embossing and gold stamping, for the trade
    Book repairing
    Bookbinding, without printing
    Colour separation services, for the printing trade
    Electronic prepress services for the printing trade
    Electrotype plate preparation services
    Embossing plate preparation services
    Engraving printing plates, for the printing trades
    Flexographic plate preparation services
    Gravure plates and cylinders preparation services
    Image setting services, pre-press
    Letterpress plate preparation services
    Lithographic plate preparation services
    Offset plate preparation services
    Pamphlets and magazines, binding without printing
    Photocomposition services, for the printing trades
    Photoengraving plate preparation services
    Platemaking, for the printing trades
    Post press service(e.g., beveling, binding, bronzing, editing, foil stamping), on printed products
    Prepress printing services (e.g., colour separation, image setting, photocomposition, typesetting)
    Printing plate preparation services
    Printing post press services (e.g., beveling, binding, bronzing, editing, foil stamping)
    Printing prepress services (e.g., colour separation, image setting, photocomposition, typesetting)
    Repairing books
    Rotogravure printing plates and cylinders preparation services
    Samples and displays mounting
    Screens for printing, preparation services
    Trade binding services
    Typesetting (i.e., computer-controlled, hand, machine), for the printing trade

    Exclusions

    No exclusions are specified in the 2012 NAICS Canada manual.

Information on the number and size of businesses for 2016.

Establishments

744

0-99 Employees

95.7%

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

Average revenue

$489.3
thousand

Profitable

82%

Salaries and wages

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Manufacturing

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Access 2017 trade information on imports and exports.

Exports

$11.3
million

Imports

$5.3
million
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