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

Imports: Plant bulbs, tubers, roots, etc.

Plant bulbs, tubers, roots, etc., the No. 745 import by value totaled $16.61 million for the month of December, $162.06 million through December 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$120.77 M
2Canada$16.79 M
3Israel$6.27 M
4New Zealand$6.27 M
5United Kingdom$2.83 M
6Peru$1.82 M
7France$1.29 M
8Chile$969,496
9Italy$724,573
10Dominican Republic$665,456
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January – December 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $162.06 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $57,850,926
2Port of Oakland, Calif. $18,980,080
3Port of Virginia $12,193,154
4Port of Chester, Penn. $12,153,977
5Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $11,693,253
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $6,943,302
7Port of Charleston $6,485,323
8Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $5,804,592
9Port of Los Angeles $5,706,529
10Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $2,954,832

U.S. imports of Plant bulbs, tubers, roots, etc. increased 6.29 percent through December to $162.06 million

U.S. imports of Plant bulbs, tubers, roots, etc. increased 6.29 percent from $152.47 million to $162.06 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 745 through December among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 735 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 December 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 Port of Virginia, No. 4 Port of Chester, Penn. and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

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 – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1The Netherlands $120,767,920
2Canada $16,792,138
3Israel $6,270,103
4New Zealand $6,266,744
5United Kingdom $2,833,874
6Peru $1,824,002
7France $1,285,339
8Chile $969,496
9Italy $724,573
10Dominican Republic $665,456

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $16,546,138
2Norfolk $5,251,636
3San Francisco $4,971,497
4Charleston $3,501,942
5Philadelphia $3,143,465
6Atlanta/Savannah $2,612,985
7Los Angeles $2,594,388
8Buffalo $2,300,096
9Seattle $2,018,053
10Miami $1,351,169

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark rose 4.3 percent compared to last year to $57.85 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. rose 14.05 percent compared to last year to $18.98 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 8.43 percent compared to last year to $12.19 million.
  • Port of Chester, Penn. rose 155.11 percent compared to last year to $12.15 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 1.5 percent compared to last year to $11.69 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 $6.82 million, 5.98 percent, (74.52 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada increased $444,297, 2.72 percent, (10.36 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Israel increased $969,854, 18.3 percent, (3.87 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 New Zealand increased $631,957, 11.22 percent, (3.87 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 United Kingdom decreased $277,802, 8.93 percent, (1.75 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 94.37 percent of all these Plant bulbs, tubers, roots, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $152.93 million of the $162.06 million total.

All totaled, 69.65 percent of all these Plant bulbs, tubers, roots, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $112.87 million of the $162.06 million total