NAICS 326193 Motor Vehicle plastic parts

These statistics are based on the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS).

Principal statistics
Year Establishments Shipments
($ millions)
Employment Imports
($ millions)
Exports
($ millions)
* Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada estimates
Source: Statistics Canada
Note: The step change in establishments observed in 2004 was due to a change by Statistics Canada in the minimum threshold size necessary for inclusion of establishments in the annual data. This change had only a minor impact on other Principal statistics.
2003 157 4,038 18,368 178 2,539
2004 194 3 721 16,983 202 2,250
2005 181 4 208 19,032 209 2,230
2006 177 3,990 17 987 206 2 015
2007 168 3,571 16,100 201 1,992
2008 160 3,114 15,753 193 1,387
2009 147 2,256 11,069 129 784
2010 147 2,970 11,240 131 1,122
2011 131 2,609 10,297 146 1,211
2012 131 * 2,855 * 10,297 * 131 1,387

This Canadian industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing plastic parts for motor vehicles. These parts are produced by basic plastics processes, such as moulding and extrusion, without further fabrication or assembly.

Examples:

  • Fibreglass body skins
  • Mouldings
  • Hardware
  • Lenses
  • Trim

Exclusion(s): Establishments primarily engaged in:

  • manufacturing motor vehicle parts by further fabrication of plastic components (33639, Other Motor Vehicle Parts Manufacturing).
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