As reported by Statistics Canada, Canadian lumber production increased 4.1% from July 2020 to August 2020. Year-over-year production was 1.3% above August 2019. Sawmills shipments in August were 0.8% above July 2020. However, year-over-year they were down 3.4% from August 2019.
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Lumber production, shipments, and stocks by species, monthly (x 1,000)