Buyers Attend FloraHolland Flower Auctions At World's Largest Trading Center For Plants


Crates of flowers sit in a refrigerated storage room before... News PhotoAuction,Crate,Delivering,Economy,Environment,Europe,Flower,Freight Transportation,Horizontal,Large,Netherlands,Rose - Flower,SittingPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg © 2014 Bloomberg FinanceCrates of flowers sit in a refrigerated storage room before distribution at FloraHolland, the largest flower trade center in the world, in Aalsmeer, Netherlands, on Tuesday, March 11, 2014. The Netherlands' flower and plant exports, the world's biggest, fell 2.3 percent last year as declining consumer purchasing power was compounded by cold spring weather in Europe and a summer heat wave that hurt sales. Photographer: Jasper Juinen/Bloomberg via Getty Images