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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through July 2019.

Imports: Foliage, grasses for bouquets

Foliage, grasses for bouquets, the No. 815 import by value totaled $8.63 million for the month of July, $64.85 million through July of 2019, and $161.25 million for all of 2018, 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 Sources

RankCountryYTD
1Colombia$14.74 M
2China$11.83 M
3India$8.31 M
4Mexico$6.28 M
5Italy$5.63 M
6Ecuador$4.29 M
7Costa Rica$2.49 M
8Guatemala$2.42 M
9Philippines$1.33 M
10Canada$835,810
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $64.85 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Miami International Airport $23,320,638
2Port of Los Angeles $8,234,995
3Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $4,899,378
4Port of Virginia $3,249,716
5Port of Newark $3,240,045
6Port Everglades, Fla. $2,413,246
7Los Angeles International Airport $2,396,545
8Port Miami $2,164,091
9Port of Seattle, Wash. $2,099,388
10Port of Savannah, Ga. $1,796,832

U.S. imports of Foliage, grasses for bouquets increased 10.60 percent through July to $64.85 million

U.S. imports of Foliage, grasses for bouquets increased 10.60 percent from $58.64 million to $64.85 million through the first seven months of 2019 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 815 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 836 for the last full year with a total value of $161.25 million, a $26.21 million, 19.41 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Colombia, No. 2 China, No. 3 India, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Miami International Airport, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif., No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port of Newark.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 Colombia, No. 2 China, No. 3 India, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Miami International Airport, No. 2 Derby Line, Vermont, border crossing, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Houlton Border Crossing, Maine and No. 5 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif..

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Colombia $14,744,192
2China $11,829,498
3India $8,308,711
4Mexico $6,276,473
5Italy $5,633,987
6Ecuador $4,289,449
7Costa Rica $2,494,293
8Guatemala $2,422,253
9Philippines $1,328,511
10Canada $835,810

January – July 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1St. Albans, Vt. $21,204,355
2Miami $14,896,864
3Portland, Maine $12,613,674
4Ogdensburg, N.Y. $7,952,965
5Detroit $6,972,844
6Los Angeles $4,814,619
7San Diego $3,529,895
8Buffalo $2,621,166
9Seattle $2,119,399
10Norfolk $1,474,466

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Miami International Airport rose 9.04 percent compared to last year to $23.32 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 13.01 percent compared to last year to $8.23 million.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. rose 28.53 percent compared to last year to $4.9 million.
  • Port of Virginia rose 67.23 percent compared to last year to $3.25 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 45.81 percent compared to last year to $3.24 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. imports from No. 1 Colombia increased $1.67 million, 12.77 percent, (22.74 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 China increased $1.79 million, 17.88 percent, (18.24 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 India increased $408,840, 5.18 percent, (12.81 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Mexico increased $1.19 million, 23.5 percent, (9.68 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Italy increased $638,213, 12.78 percent, (8.69 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 72.15 percent of all these Foliage, grasses for bouquets imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $46.79 million of the $64.85 million total.

All totaled, 66.22 percent of all these Foliage, grasses for bouquets imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $42.94 million of the $64.85 million total