International Statistics – Flowers and Plants 2015 out now

Yearbook cover 2015_newsimageInternational Statistics – Flowers and Plants 2015 is now available. The latest volume contains the current available data on the global production and trade of ornamental flowers and plants.

New for this year are: two additional plant types in the Products chapter – Flowering plants (indoor) and Green plants (indoor), Vietnam has been added to the Area and Production chapter, and trade data for Australia and Vietnam is also included in the External trade chapter.

Published by the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) in association with Union Fleurs, the International Flower Trade Association, International Statistics Flowers and Plants 2015 is the result of extensive research and data compiled by Leibniz University of Hannover.This 63rd volume of the Yearbook features 182 pages of extensive research presented as an easy to use, illustrated PDF containing tables, diagrams and maps:

  • Production data from 46 countries
  • Detailed country breakdown for 37 countries
  • Product comparisons
  • Market data and prices
  • Global import/export data
  • Trade data is also available through Excel spreadsheets.

This year there will be three versions of the yearbook available to buy:

  • Full Statistical Yearbook (Production data + Trade data) – €190
  • Production data only – €140
  • Trade data only – €140
    plus VAT where applicable.
    Discounts apply for students and bookshops.

AIPH Secretary General, Tim Briercliffe, says: “Now in its 63rd edition International Statistics Flowers and Plants 2015 contains the best statistics and overview of the global ornamental horticulture industry. This is a ‘must have’ report for anyone interested in production and trade in other countries. With new information every year it goes from strength to strength.

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Rachel Wakefield

Communications Executive and Associate Editor
United Kingdom