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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through October 2018.

Exports: Foliage, grasses for bouquets

Foliage, grasses for bouquets, the No. 774 export by value totaled $10.24 million for the month of October, $71.38 million through October of 2018, and $112.79 million for all of 2017, the latest annual data available, according to U.S. Census Bureau data analyzed by WorldCity. Need more details? Read more

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Top Markets

RankCountryYTD
1The Netherlands$41.87 M
2Canada$14.77 M
3Saint Maarten$1.67 M
4Japan$1.46 M
5Germany$1.39 M
6Mexico$1.39 M
7Bahamas$1.25 M
8South Korea$871,912
9Singapore$775,965
10Saudi Arabia$540,154
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $71.38 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $18,615,080
2Port of Tacoma, Wash. $10,129,719
3Port of Seattle, Wash. $8,223,222
4Low-Valued Imports and Exports $6,694,697
5Orlando International Airport $5,758,290
6Port Everglades, Fla. $3,790,670
7Seattle-Tacoma International Airport $3,449,229
8Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $2,716,606
9Port of Savannah, Ga. $2,160,767
10Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $1,673,592

U.S. exports of Foliage, grasses for bouquets decreased 2.78 percent through October to $71.38 million

U.S. exports of Foliage, grasses for bouquets decreased 2.78 percent from $73.42 million to $71.38 million through the first 10 months of 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 774 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 767 for the last full year with a total value of $112.79 million, a $12.71 million, 10.13 percent decrease from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 The Netherlands, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Saint Maarten, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash., No. 2 Port of Tacoma, Wash., No. 3 Port of Seattle, Wash., No. 4 Low-Valued Imports and Exports and No. 5 Orlando International Airport.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 The Netherlands, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Germany, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 South Korea. The leading gateways were No. 1 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash., No. 2 Port of Tacoma, Wash., No. 3 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 4 Port of Seattle, Wash. and No. 5 Calexico/Mexicali (East) Border Crossing, Calif..

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1The Netherlands $41,872,719
2Canada $14,767,528
3Saint Maarten $1,672,120
4Japan $1,461,890
5Germany $1,391,147
6Mexico $1,390,745
7Bahamas $1,247,747
8South Korea $871,912
9Singapore $775,965
10Saudi Arabia $540,154

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Seattle $13,220,207
2Jacksonville/Tampa $1,431,865
3Low Value Shipments $1,138,803
4Miami $956,979
5Houston $444,237
6Buffalo $424,584
7Atlanta/Savannah $371,960
8Detroit $338,721
9El Paso $171,620
10Ogdensburg, N.Y. $138,880

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. fell 25.28 percent compared to last year to $18.62 million.
  • Port of Tacoma, Wash. fell 27.19 percent compared to last year to $10.13 million.
  • Port of Seattle, Wash. rose 51.22 percent compared to last year to $8.22 million.
  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports fell 4.46 percent compared to last year to $6.69 million.
  • Orlando International Airport rose 25.76 percent compared to last year to $5.76 million.

There are several hundred airports, seaports and border crossings that handle international trade; they are, in turn, part of the roughly four dozen U.S. Customs districts.

Highlights for the top five foreign markets:

  • U.S. exports to No. 1 The Netherlands decreased $7.57 million, 15.32 percent, (58.66 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada increased $691,900, 4.92 percent, (20.69 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Saint Maarten increased $1.44 million, 605.46 percent, (2.34 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Japan decreased $3,404, 0.23 percent, (2.05 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Germany decreased $333,149, 19.32 percent, (1.95 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 85.69 percent of all these Foliage, grasses for bouquets exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $61.17 million of the $71.38 million total.

All totaled, 69.24 percent of all these Foliage, grasses for bouquets exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $49.42 million of the $71.38 million total