Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through February 2020.

Imports: Plant bulbs, tubers, roots, etc.

Plant bulbs, tubers, roots, etc., the No. 677 import by value totaled $15.06 million for the month of February, $32.04 million through February of 2020, and $164.2 million for all of 2019, 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$26.68 M
2Canada$3.49 M
3Costa Rica$1.03 M
4Israel$397,583
5Belgium$224,300
6Dominican Republic$77,577
7China$45,650
8Madagascar$24,428
9Italy$22,250
10United Kingdom$16,635
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January – February 2020

Top Ports

Total Trade: $32.04 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $9,783,516
2Port of Chester, Penn. $4,490,158
3Port of Virginia $3,005,594
4Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $2,185,247
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $1,631,341
6Port of Charleston $1,544,492
7Port Miami $1,207,246
8Port of Philadelphia $1,093,231
9Port of Los Angeles $1,002,777
10Port of Oakland, Calif. $963,559

U.S. imports of Plant bulbs, tubers, roots, etc. decreased 2.41 percent through February to $32.04 million

U.S. imports of Plant bulbs, tubers, roots, etc. decreased 2.41 percent from $32.83 million to $32.04 million through the first two months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 677 through February among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 688 for the last full year with a total value of $164.2 million, a $2.14 million, 1.32 percent increase from the 2018 total.

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

In the last previous full year, theleading 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 Chester, Penn., No. 3 Port of Oakland, Calif., No. 4 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY and No. 5 Port of Virginia.

January – February 2020

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1The Netherlands $26,679,754
2Canada $3,488,452
3Costa Rica $1,028,457
4Israel $397,583
5Belgium $224,300
6Dominican Republic $77,577
7China $45,650
8Madagascar $24,428
9Italy $22,250
10United Kingdom $16,635

January – February 2020

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1San Francisco $4,611,064
2Atlanta/Savannah $2,624,752
3Philadelphia $2,138,024
4Norfolk $1,989,215
5New York City $1,766,589
6Charleston $939,708
7Seattle $905,432
8Miami $653,217
9Buffalo $633,449
10Los Angeles $389,020

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

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark fell 27.12 percent compared to last year to $9.78 million.
  • Port of Chester, Penn. rose 103.77 percent compared to last year to $4.49 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 11.09 percent compared to last year to $3.01 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY fell 4.27 percent compared to last year to $2.19 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. rose 46.59 percent compared to last year to $1.63 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 decreased $641,346, 2.35 percent, (83.27 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada decreased $439,481, 11.19 percent, (10.89 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Costa Rica increased $613,900, 148.09 percent, (3.21 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Israel decreased $37,237, 8.56 percent, (1.24 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Belgium decreased $20,073, 8.21 percent, (0.7 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 99.31 percent of all these Plant bulbs, tubers, roots, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through February of this year. That is equal to $31.82 million of the $32.04 million total.

All totaled, 65.84 percent of all these Plant bulbs, tubers, roots, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through February of this year. That is equal to $21.1 million of the $32.04 million total