Ornamental Shipment (Movement) Report - Chicago, IL
REPORTING OFFICE:  CHICAGO   MAY 19 2017                                                        
DOMESTIC SHIPMENTS AND IMPORTS OF ORNAMENTAL CROPS FOR MAY 18 2017                              
                                                                                                
COMMODITY TOTALS FOLLOW ASTERISKS                                                               
                                                                                                
*STEM COUNT, UNLESS OTHERWISE DESIGNATED.                                                       
                                                                                                

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IMPORTS THROUGH CHICAGO                                                                         
                                                                            ADD/SUBTRACT        
                                             ADD/SUBTRACT            STEMS         STEMS        
                                             WEEK ENDING           BUNCHES       BUNCHES        
COMMODITY                           ORIGIN   DATE                OR BLOOMS     OR BLOOMS        
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ANTHURIUM                           NL                                 120                      
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                                                                       120                      
                                                                                                
CALLA (ZANTEDESCHIA)                KE                                 220                      
                                    NL                                 350                      
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                                                                       570                      
                                                                                                
DELPHINIUM                          KE                                  20                      
                                    NL                                  60                      
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                                                                        80                      
                                                                                                
FREESIA                             NL                               1,050                      
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                                                                     1,050                      
                                                                                                
GERBERA                             NL                               1,530                      
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                                                                     1,530                      
                                                                                                
HYDRANGEA                           NL                                 460                      
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                                                                       460                      
                                                                                                
HYPERICUM                           KE                                 100                      
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                                                                       100                      
                                                                                                
IRIS                                NL                                 150                      
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                                                                       150                      
                                                                                                
LILIES                              NL                                  40                      
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                                                                        40                      
                                                                                                
LISIANTHUS (EUSTOMA)                NL                                 860                      
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                                                                       860                      
                                                                                                
MISC. GREENS                        NL                                 350                      
                                    TL                                 854                      
                                    TU                                  20                      
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                                                                     1,224                      
                                                                                                
ORCHID-DENDROBIUM                   ML                               5,396                      
                                    TL                              16,500                      
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                                                                    21,896                      
                                                                                                
ORCHID-CYMBIDIUM                    NL                                 429                      
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                                                                       429                      
                                                                                                
ORCHID-OTHERS                       ML                               1,695                      
                                    NL                                 208                      
                                    TL                               4,649                      
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                                                                     6,552                      
                                                                                                
ROSES                               ET                               1,090                      
                                    KE                              46,350                      
                                    NL                                 100                      
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                                                                    47,540                      
                                                                                                
TULIPS                              NL                             313,190                      
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                                                                   313,190                      
                                                                                                
OTHERS                              FR                                 660                      
                                    IS                                 200                      
                                    KE                               1,150                      
                                    NL                               5,857                      
                                    SP                                 180                      
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                                                                     8,047