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Forest Management and Development

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Manitoba's Forest Industry Statistics

 

Value of exports (2008)
$472.8 million
  Primary wood products
0.3%
  Pulp and paper products 68.3%
   Wood-fabricated materials
31.4%
Major export markets (2005)  
  United States
85.2%
  Asia
0.9%
  Europe
8.1%
  Africa
0.4%
  South America
4.7%
  Other
0.7%
Balance of trade (2008)
$29.0 million
Revenue from goods manufactured (2007)
$1.1 billion
  Logging
$72.5 million
  Wood product manufacturing
$598.5 million
  Paper manufacturing
$472.3 million
Direct jobs (2008)
7,800
Wages and Salaries (2007)
$234.0 million
  Logging
$17.8 million
  Wood product manufacturing
$133.1 million
  Paper manufacturing
$83.1 million



Source:
The State of Canada's Forests, 2009