These statistics are based on the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS).
|* 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.
|2012||112 *||1,008 *||2,336 *||253||89|
This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in converting plastics resins, other than polystyrene, into foam products.
- Cushion blocks
- Food containers
- Ice chests or coolers
- Seat cushions
- Shipping pads and shaped cushioning
- Underlay for carpets and rugs