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

Imports: Plant bulbs, tubers, roots, etc.

Plant bulbs, tubers, roots, etc., the No. 782 import by value totaled $7.57 million for the month of July, $75.82 million through July 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$48.53 M
2Canada$17.36 M
3New Zealand$5.2 M
4Israel$1.12 M
5Peru$918,367
6Dominican Republic$452,363
7United Kingdom$427,064
8Costa Rica$414,557
9Chile$346,187
10Belgium$342,777
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January – July 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $75.82 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Newark $20,776,000
2Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $11,351,719
3Port of Oakland, Calif. $8,435,818
4Port of Virginia $5,923,345
5Port of Chester, Penn. $4,042,575
6Port of Los Angeles $3,374,169
7Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $2,803,933
8Port of Charleston $2,546,537
9Port of Savannah, Ga. $2,543,559
10Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $2,371,180

U.S. imports of Plant bulbs, tubers, roots, etc. increased 5.13 percent through July to $75.82 million

U.S. imports of Plant bulbs, tubers, roots, etc. increased 5.13 percent from $72.12 million to $75.82 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 782 through July among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 791 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 July of this year the leading sources were No. 1 The Netherlands, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 New Zealand, No. 4 Israel and No. 5 Peru. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Newark, No. 2 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY, No. 3 Port of Oakland, Calif., 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 Port of Chester, Penn. and No. 5 Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY.

January – July 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1The Netherlands $48,534,550
2Canada $17,362,382
3New Zealand $5,203,737
4Israel $1,118,383
5Peru $918,367
6Dominican Republic $452,363
7United Kingdom $427,064
8Costa Rica $414,557
9Chile $346,187
10Belgium $342,777

January – July 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 seven months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Newark fell 1.8 percent compared to last year to $20.78 million.
  • Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY rose 13.21 percent compared to last year to $11.35 million.
  • Port of Oakland, Calif. fell 2.2 percent compared to last year to $8.44 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 18.99 percent compared to last year to $5.92 million.
  • Port of Chester, Penn. rose 50.1 percent compared to last year to $4.04 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 $815,428, 1.71 percent, (64.01 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Canada increased $3.01 million, 20.95 percent, (22.9 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 New Zealand decreased $283,038, 5.16 percent, (6.86 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Israel increased $105,687, 10.44 percent, (1.47 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Peru increased $915,967, 38165 percent, (1.21 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 96.46 percent of all these Plant bulbs, tubers, roots, etc. imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through July of this year. That is equal to $73.14 million of the $75.82 million total.

All totaled, 66.64 percent of all these Plant bulbs, tubers, roots, etc. imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through July of this year. That is equal to $50.53 million of the $75.82 million total