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

Imports: Plant bulbs, tubers, roots, etc.

Plant bulbs, tubers, roots, etc., the No. 730 import by value totaled $8.92 million for the month of March, $41.75 million through March of 2019, and $162.06 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
1The Netherlands$33.87 M
2Canada$6.05 M
3Israel$441,448
4Costa Rica$414,557
5Belgium$279,959
6Taiwan$274,530
7Dominican Republic$177,623
8Chile$74,873
9France$40,684
10India$29,153
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $41.75 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $15,872,187
2Port of Virginia $4,338,794
3Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $3,825,874
4Port of Chester, Penn. $2,614,914
5Port of Oakland, Calif. $2,396,710
6Port of Los Angeles $1,910,309
7Port of Charleston $1,540,200
8Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $1,244,144
9Port of Savannah, Ga. $1,112,865
10Port Miami $1,060,469

U.S. imports of Plant bulbs, tubers, roots, etc. decreased 6.32 percent through March to $41.75 million

U.S. imports of Plant bulbs, tubers, roots, etc. decreased 6.32 percent from $44.56 million to $41.75 million through the first three 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 730 through March among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 713 for the last full year with a total value of $162.06 million, a $9.59 million, 6.29 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the leading sources were No. 1 The Netherlands, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Israel, No. 4 Costa Rica and No. 5 Belgium. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Virginia, No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Port of Chester, Penn. and No. 5 Port of Oakland, Calif..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 The Netherlands, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Israel, No. 4 India and No. 5 Belgium. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 3 Port of Virginia, No. 4 Port of Chester, Penn. and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1The Netherlands $33,865,428
2Canada $6,045,626
3Israel $441,448
4Costa Rica $414,557
5Belgium $279,959
6Taiwan $274,530
7Dominican Republic $177,623
8Chile $74,873
9France $40,684
10India $29,153

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $19,479,270
2San Francisco $9,174,366
3Norfolk $6,774,408
4Philadelphia $3,930,516
5Charleston $3,906,186
6Los Angeles $3,216,700
7Atlanta/Savannah $3,196,800
8Seattle $2,937,406
9Buffalo $2,813,889
10Miami $1,765,478

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark fell 9.36 percent compared to last year to $15.87 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 16.29 percent compared to last year to $4.34 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 44.64 percent compared to last year to $3.83 million.
  • Port of Chester, Penn. rose 86.64 percent compared to last year to $2.61 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 47.99 percent compared to last year to $2.4 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 The Netherlands increased $1.2 million, 3.66 percent, (81.12 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada decreased $3.84 million, 38.85 percent, (14.48 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Israel decreased $28,417, 6.05 percent, (1.06 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Costa Rica increased $197,939, 91.38 percent, (0.99 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Belgium decreased $18,500, 6.2 percent, (0.67 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 98.32 percent of all these Plant bulbs, tubers, roots, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $41.05 million of the $41.75 million total.

All totaled, 69.58 percent of all these Plant bulbs, tubers, roots, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $29.05 million of the $41.75 million total