Summary - Canadian Industry Statistics

Copper Rolling, Drawing, Extruding and Alloying - 33142

Definition

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in rolling, drawing, extruding and re-alloying copper, brass, bronze and other copper-based alloys, to produce products such as plates, sheets, strips, bars, wire and tubing, and specialty alloys.

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    Establishments primarily engaged in drawing copper wire (whether or not the establishment further works the wire by such operations as insulating it); and in recovering copper from scrap, are included.

    Example Activities:
    Alloying purchased copper
    Brass products, made by rolling, drawing, extruding or alloying purchased metal
    Bronze products, made by rolling, drawing, extruding or alloying purchased metal
    Coaxial cable, made in copper wire drawing plants
    Copper alloys (e.g., brass, bronze), made from purchased metals and copper-based alloys
    Copper and copper alloy shapes (e.g., bar, ingot, rod, sheet), made from purchased metal or scrap
    Copper powder, paste and flakes, made from purchased copper
    Copper products, made by rolling, drawing, extruding or alloying purchased metal
    Copper refining, secondary (i.e., from purchased metal or scrap)
    Copper rolling, drawing and extruding
    Electric cable and wire, copper, made in wire drawing plants
    Foil, copper and copper alloy, made by rolling purchased metal or scrap
    Pipe, copper and copper alloy, made from purchased metal or scrap
    Powder, made from purchased copper
    Refining copper, secondary (i.e., of purchased metal or scrap)
    Strip, copper and copper alloy, made from purchased metal or scrap
    Tubing, copper and copper alloy, made from purchased metal or scrap
    Wire products, made in copper wire drawing plants
    Wire, copper and copper alloy, made in wire drawing plants

    Exclusions

    Establishments primarily engaged in:
    manufacturing copper and copper alloy products in a smelter or refinery (33141, Non-Ferrous Metal (except Aluminum) Smelting and Refining)
    casting copper (33152, Non-Ferrous Metal Foundries)

Information on the number and size of businesses for 2016.

Establishments

21

0-99 Employees

84.6%

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

Average revenue

$563.5
thousand

Profitable

92.9%

Salaries and wages

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Manufacturing

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Access 2017 trade information on imports and exports.

Exports

$1.7
billion

Imports

$1.8
billion
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