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

Imports: Plant bulbs, tubers, roots, etc.

Plant bulbs, tubers, roots, etc., the No. 746 import by value totaled $19.73 million for the month of October, $132.02 million through October of 2018, and $152.47 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 Sources

RankCountryYTD
1The Netherlands$93.84 M
2Canada$15.23 M
3Israel$6.05 M
4New Zealand$6.03 M
5United Kingdom$2.83 M
6Peru$1.73 M
7France$1.28 M
8Chile$748,693
9South Africa$611,881
10Dominican Republic$588,128
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $132.02 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $53,019,120
2Port of Oakland, Calif. $11,185,364
3Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $10,644,389
4Port of Virginia $9,257,948
5Port of Chester, Penn. $9,249,142
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $4,622,771
7Port of Los Angeles $4,583,639
8Port of Charleston $4,554,984
9Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $4,081,395
10Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $2,624,650

U.S. imports of Plant bulbs, tubers, roots, etc. increased 4.27 percent through October to $132.02 million

U.S. imports of Plant bulbs, tubers, roots, etc. increased 4.27 percent from $126.62 million to $132.02 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 746 through October among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 738 for the last full year with a total value of $152.47 million, a $4.94 million, 3.35 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the leading sources were No. 1 The Netherlands, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Israel, No. 4 New Zealand and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 3 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 4 Port of Virginia and No. 5 Port of Chester, Penn..

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 The Netherlands, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 New Zealand, No. 4 Israel and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 3 Port of Virginia, No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1The Netherlands $93,841,041
2Canada $15,227,375
3Israel $6,046,391
4New Zealand $6,026,116
5United Kingdom $2,831,308
6Peru $1,725,532
7France $1,276,796
8Chile $748,693
9South Africa $611,881
10Dominican Republic $588,128

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $14,244,670
2Norfolk $3,839,202
3Charleston $1,975,847
4Los Angeles $1,829,054
5Buffalo $1,765,025
6Philadelphia $1,025,681
7Detroit $959,327
8San Francisco $948,303
9Seattle $916,755
10Miami $883,351

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:

  • Port of Newark rose 3.69 percent compared to last year to $53.02 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 13.72 percent compared to last year to $11.19 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 3.4 percent compared to last year to $10.64 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 12.73 percent compared to last year to $9.26 million.
  • Port of Chester, Penn. rose 169.83 percent compared to last year to $9.25 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 $2.57 million, 2.82 percent, (71.08 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada increased $358,798, 2.41 percent, (11.53 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Israel increased $937,339, 18.35 percent, (4.58 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 New Zealand increased $463,301, 8.33 percent, (4.56 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 United Kingdom decreased $280,368, 9.01 percent, (2.14 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 93.9 percent of all these Plant bulbs, tubers, roots, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $123.97 million of the $132.02 million total.

All totaled, 70.71 percent of all these Plant bulbs, tubers, roots, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $93.36 million of the $132.02 million total