Opportunity for Plants, Flowers and Foliage in the USA

The United States has developed a local production of ornamentals and flowers, valued at $13.6 billion, which is complemented by imports that in 2016 totaled $2 billion.

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

From the executive summary of the report entitled "Market for plants, flowers and foliage in the USA", by Procomer Costa Rica:

The United States has developed a local production of ornamentals and flowers, valued at $13.6 billion USD (CAGR -1%), and is complemented by imports which totaled 2.008 billion in 2016. The majority corresponds to flowers (69%), followed by plants (24%) and foliage (7%).

Ecuador, Holland and Canada, stand out as providers of consolidated flowers; and China and Canada as suppliers of plants and foliages.  Total sales of ornamentals and flowers in the United States reached 26.6 billion USD in 2016, with a growth of 3% in the last year.

Read full report (in Spanish).

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