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

Exports: Foliage, grasses for bouquets

Foliage, grasses for bouquets, the No. 719 export by value totaled $10.74 million for the month of December, $112.01 million through December 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$50.64 M
2Canada$24.26 M
3Mexico$17.4 M
4Belgium$3.18 M
5Saint Maarten$2.16 M
6Japan$1.97 M
7Germany$1.7 M
8Bahamas$1.38 M
9South Korea$1.16 M
10Singapore$1.03 M
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U.S. exports of Foliage, grasses for bouquets decreased 0.69 percent through December to $112.01 million

U.S. exports of Foliage, grasses for bouquets decreased 0.69 percent from $112.79 million to $112.01 million in 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 719 through December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 704 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 December of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 The Netherlands, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Belgium and No. 5 SINT MAARTEN. The leading gateways were No. 1 Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash., No. 2 Port of Seattle, Wash., No. 3 Port of Tacoma, 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 Mexico, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Japan. 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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1The Netherlands $50,644,780
2Canada $24,260,272
3Mexico $17,399,550
4Belgium $3,184,419
5SINT MAARTEN $2,160,400
6Japan $1,965,449
7Germany $1,697,006
8Bahamas $1,381,587
9South Korea $1,161,716
10Singapore $1,028,727

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1SEATTLE, WA $39,957,264
2LOW VALUE $3,490,570
3TAMPA, FL $3,490,338
4SAN DIEGO, CA $3,231,348
5MIAMI, FL $2,627,144
6BUFFALO, NY $1,100,174
7SAVANNAH, GA $1,014,164
8DETROIT, MI $924,704
9HOUSTON-GALVESTON, TX $888,474
10NOGALES, AZ $586,418

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. fell 13.05 percent compared to last year to $26.83 million.
  • Port of Seattle, Wash. rose 80.6 percent compared to last year to $13.11 million.
  • Port of Tacoma, Wash. fell 39.05 percent compared to last year to $11.12 million.
  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports fell 3.76 percent compared to last year to $8.27 million.
  • Orlando International Airport rose 18.79 percent compared to last year to $6.55 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 $8.61 million, 14.54 percent, (45.22 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada increased $768,328, 3.27 percent, (21.66 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Mexico decreased $622,570, 3.45 percent, (15.53 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Belgium increased $3.07 million, 2649.67 percent, (2.84 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 SINT MAARTEN increased $1.56 million, 259.81 percent, (1.93 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 87.18 percent of all these Foliage, grasses for bouquets exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $97.65 million of the $112.01 million total.

All totaled, 58.83 percent of all these Foliage, grasses for bouquets exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $65.89 million of the $112.01 million total