Summary - Canadian Industry Statistics

Resin and Synthetic Rubber Manufacturing - 32521

Definition

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing synthetic resins, plastics materials and synthetic rubber from basic organic chemicals.

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    Example Activities:
    Acetal resins, manufacturing
    Acrylate rubber, manufacturing
    Acrylic resins, manufacturing
    Acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene (ABS) resins, manufacturing
    Alkyd resins, manufacturing
    Amino resins, manufacturing
    Butadiene rubber (i.e., polybutadiene), manufacturing
    Butyl rubber, manufacturing
    Chloroprene rubber, manufacturing
    Coal tar resins, manufacturing
    Elastomers (except synthetic rubber), manufacturing
    Elastomers, synthetic rubber, manufacturing
    Epoxy resins, manufacturing
    Ethylene-propylene rubber, manufacturing
    Ethylene-vinyl acetate resins, manufacturing
    Fluoro-polymer resins, manufacturing
    Ion exchange resins, manufacturing
    Ionomer resins, manufacturing
    Isobutylene polymer resins, manufacturing
    Latex rubber, synthetic, manufacturing
    Lignin plastics, manufacturing
    Melamine resins, manufacturing
    Neoprene, manufacturing
    Nitrile rubber, manufacturing
    Nitrocellulose (i.e., pyroxylin) resins, manufacturing
    Nylon resins, manufacturing
    Phenolic resins, manufacturing
    Plastics and synthetic resins, regenerating, precipitating and coagulating
    Polyamide resins, manufacturing
    Polyester resins, manufacturing
    Polyethylene resins, manufacturing
    Polyethylene rubber, manufacturing
    Polyethylene terephathalate (PET) resins, manufacturing
    Polyisobutylene resins, manufacturing
    Polyisobutylene rubber, manufacturing
    Polypropylene resins, manufacturing
    Polystyrene resins, manufacturing
    Polysulfide rubber, manufacturing
    Polyurethane resins, manufacturing
    Polyvinyl alcohol resins, manufacturing
    Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) resins, manufacturing
    Polyvinyl resins, manufacturing
    Propylene resins, manufacturing
    Protein plastics, manufacturing
    Resins, plastics (except custom compounding purchased resins), manufacturing
    Rosin (i.e., modified resins), manufacturing
    Rubber, synthetic, manufacturing
    Silicone resins, manufacturing
    Silicone rubber, manufacturing
    Styrene resins, manufacturing
    Synthetic rubber (i.e., vulcanizable elastomers), manufacturing
    Thermoplastic resins and plastics materials, manufacturing
    Thermosetting plastics resins, manufacturing
    Thermosetting vulcanizable elastomers, manufacturing
    Urea resins, manufacturing
    Urethane rubber, manufacturing
    Vinyl resins, manufacturing
    Vinylidene resins, manufacturing

    Exclusions

    Establishments primarily engaged in:
    manufacturing rubber processing chemicals and plasticizers, from separate chemical elements or
    compounds (see 325190 Other basic organic chemical manufacturing)
    manufacturing plastics adhesives (see 325520 Adhesive manufacturing)
    manufacturing rubber processing chemicals and plasticizers except from separate chemical elements or
    compounds; custom compounding of resins produced elsewhere (see 32599 All other chemical product
    manufacturing)
    processing rubber into intermediate or final products (see 3262 Rubber product manufacturing)

Information on the number and size of businesses for 2016.

Establishments

117

0-99 Employees

85.4%

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

Average revenue

$1.2
million

Profitable

65.9%

Salaries and wages

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Manufacturing

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Access 2017 trade information on imports and exports.

Exports

$7.7
billion

Imports

$8.7
billion
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