Summary - Canadian Industry Statistics

Explosives Manufacturing - 32592

Definition

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing explosive preparations, detonators for explosives, and explosive devices, except ammunition.

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    Example Activities:
    Azides explosive materials, manufacturing
    Blasting accessories (e.g., blasting caps, fuses, ignitors, squibs), manufacturing
    Blasting powders, manufacturing
    Caps, blasting and detonating, manufacturing
    Detonators (except ammunition), manufacturing
    Dynamite, manufacturing
    Explosives, manufacturing
    Fuses, detonating and safety, manufacturing
    Gunpowder, manufacturing
    Nitroglycerin explosive materials, manufacturing
    TNT (trinitrotoluene), manufacturing
    Trinitrotoluene (TNT), manufacturing

    Exclusions

    Establishments primarily engaged in:
    manufacturing pyrotechnics (325999, All Other Chemical Product Manufacturing)
    manufacturing ammunition and detonators for ammunition (332999, All Other Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing)

Information on the number and size of businesses for 2016.

Establishments

54

0-99 Employees

95.9%

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

Average revenue

$658.2
thousand

Profitable

91.7%

Salaries and wages

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Manufacturing

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Access 2017 trade information on imports and exports.

Exports

$284.2
million

Imports

$223.5
million
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