Production of Canada's Leading Minerals for December 2019


Shipments of Salt

Month Fine vacuum Mined rock salt Salt content of brines Total
2018 2019 2018 2019 2018 2019 2018 2019
tonnes
January 78,072 73,811 1,059,641 1,204,925 11,434 11,307 1,149,148 1,290,043
February 66,382 61,711 791,211 855,789 9,883 9,036 867,476 926,536
March 75,471 68,425 349,506 467,772 10,751 10,429 435,729 546,626
April 77,944 70,215 629,619 735,064 10,050 11,717 717,613 816,996
May 75,805 71,971 819,364 981,421 11,812 17,831 906,981 1,071,223
June 68,624 65,850 773,800 867,386 16,962 17,496 859,386 950,732
July 73,811 62,719 834,497 988,002 18,701 13,413 927,009 1,064,134
August 76,019 71,852 695,244 731,479 15,538 12,061 786,801 815,392
September 65,030 68,036 762,142 792,550 11,336 9,240 838,508 869,826
October 78,805 73,411 868,956 1,104,605 10,108 10,087 957,869 1,188,103
November 71,377 64,850 982,121 1,171,142 10,822 8,470 1,064,320 1,244,462
December 57,275 62,609 1,133,781 1,086,357 11,312 9,242 1,202,368 1,158,208
Total 864,614 815,460 9,699,882 10,986,492 148,710 140,330 10,713,206 11,942,282
Year-to-date

r: Revised figures, n.a.: Not applicable, x: Suppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act

For definitions regarding data contained in this table, refer to:
Details of the Methods Used in Computing the Mineral Production of Canada
Components may not add due to rounding.
Quebec data is provided by l'Institut de la statistique du Québec

Inquiries concerning this publication should be directed to:
Kevin Stone, Manager
Minerals and Metals Statistics Division, Lands and Minerals Sector
Natural Resources Canada
Telephone: (343) 292-8732 Email: kevin.stone@canada.ca
or:
Julie Simon, Data Production and Development Officer
Manufacturing and Wholesale Trade Division, Economic Statistics Field
Statistics Canada
Telephone: (613) 951-9120 Email: julie.simon@canada.ca