Red Meat Market Information

Annual Game Report


Slaughter by Species in Federally and Provincially Inspected Establishments in Canada
(head)
Species Deer Elk Bison Wild Boar Rabbit Total
Source: Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Provincial Governments
2013 2,551 3,105 14,337 4,733 574,469 599,195
2012 3,101 3,116 14,084 5,199 642,500 668,000
2011 3,376 4,655 13,260 4,763 622,640 648,694
2010 3,658 5,852 19,035 4,529 622,083 655,157
2009 4,557 6,298 23,165 3,563 637,112 674,695
2008 4,821 7,876 23,986 4,046 634,324 675,053
2007 4,849 5,337 27,246 2,246 614,466 654,144
2006 6,550 7,126 25,583 1,210 598,665 639,134
2005 6,126 6,444 29,530 2,112 639,651 684,640
2004 7,373 6,811 28,233 4,090 629,715 676,222
2003 11,096 2,638 23,509 1,607 617,131 655,981
2002 8,094 976 18,083 1,405 605,798 634,356
2001 6,933 750 11,091 1,388 608,040 628,202
2000 4,853 75 6,355 1,372 652,687 665,342
1999 4,954 462 4,931 1,775 694,054 706,176
1998 5,623 24 2,854 3,864 221,293 233,665
1997 5,113 5 1,976 2,390 271,153 280,637
1996 6,792 2 1,766 238 207,959 216,819
1995 6,771 9 1,248 1,691 206,462 216,181

Game Meat Exports by Species in Canada
(kg)
Species Deer Elk Bison Wild Boar Caribou/Reindeer Musk Ox Total
N/A: Not available
Source: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
2013 9,463 129,249 1,064,831 28,322 0 0 1,231,865
2012 0 99,260 884,723 39,111 0 0 1,023,094
2011 23 158,542 833,841 37,512 0 0 1,029,918
2010 398 259,442 1,588,344 53,981 43 0 1,902,208
2009 897 356,229 1,699,441 39,745 165 0 2,096,477
2008 9,997 255,286 1,212,339 55,613 46 0 1,533,281
2007 15,481 223,417 1,206,635 86,598 43 0 1,532,174
2006 24,552 240,466 1,757,259 81,902 465 0 2,104,644
2005 36,078 173,421 2,281,753 79,493 6,343 0 2,577,088
2004 66,377 86,386 1,988,208 282,230 17,327 32 2,440,560
2003 2,061 14,616 950,165 296,772 23,370 57 1,287,041
2002 27,688 20,037 1,149,357 241,482 5,062 332 1,443,958
2001 34,695 N/A 1,607,435 351,598 9,631 7,030 2,010,389
2000 33,581 N/A 1,303,545 290,433 12,360 625 1,640,544
1999 28,814 N/A 981,899 160,103 9,950 1,869 1,182,635
1998 11,981 N/A 518,054 242,157 5,823 1,600 779,615
1997 39,597 N/A 379,818 121,254 12,908 291 553,868
1996 35,817 N/A 345,629 133,208 2,489 130 517,273
1995 22,102 N/A 194,898 90,324 2,801 152 310,277

Game Meat Imports by Species in Canada
(kg)
Species Deer Bison Wild Boar Caribou/Reindeer Total
N/A: Not available
Source: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
2013 294,231 153,572 48,679 0 496,482
2012 227,152 287,164 43,068 7,997 565,382
2011 351,265 267,347 12,117 0 630,729
2010 188,304 355,970 43,583 0 587,857
2009 57,504 245,367 60,949 11,756 375,576
2008 66,018 206,893 71,700 16,597 361,208
2007 78,833 85,862 86,490 4,669 255,854
2006 120,411 43,416 35,908 81 199,816
2005 84,991 607 26,665 0 112,263
2004 60,124 546 74,526 0 135,196
2003 55,425 14,278 570 0 70,273
2002 68,502 74,106 979 0 143,587
2001 54,286 48,208 1,410 N/A 103,904
2000 48,169 8,126 794 N/A 57,089
1999 40,428 8,535 0 N/A 48,963
1998 45,194 7,105 24 N/A 52,323
1997 20,526 336 0 N/A 20,862
1996 25,158 5,513 1,436 N/A 32,107
1995 36,443 2,551 1,968 N/A 40,962