Colombia trade reports
Maritime commerce can give greater competition to Colombian flower, maintaining it as a worldwide reference. We talk of roses and chrysanthemums, primordially.Yenia Abadia, Commercial Manager, Sealand Colombia
Petals from Colombia
Colombia is the first supplier of flowers in the United States and the second largest exporter of fresh flowers to the world. Shipping of roses by sea has triggered US demand by 917%.
- Colombia continues to show sustained growth in trade of an average of 4%
- In Q3 the Interamerican market grows to 4% (7% Exports - 1% Imports)
- Main challenge: distance from large cities to ports.