Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Logging industry in Canada supplies primary wood inputs to sawmills and paper mills for further processing. In the past five years, a boost in construction activity in the United States and Canada has boosted demand for timber, and the industry has been able to increase its harvest to meet downstream forest products manufacturers' needs. In the coming years, depleted forests and a continued decline in demand from paper mills are expected to hinder revenue growth. Nevertheless, forecasts for construction activity are strong, and Canadian loggers will experience ongoing demand from residential construction markets in both Canada and the United States... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Analysis Chapter
The Logging industry in Canada taps into one of Canada's largest natural resources: forests. Canada has the third-largest area of forestland and is one of the largest manufacturers of forest products in the world. Consequently, logging activity in Canada has a long history, and the industry with the larger forest products sector form a significant part of Canada's economy.
In the five years to 2015, demand for timber has grown after falling to a recessionary low in 2009 and 2010. Growth in residential construction in North America, as well as China, has stoked the flames for this growth... purchase to read more