Flower market in Aalsmeer, Netherlands

Sentinel-2 MSI acquired on 20 April 2022 at 10:46:31 UTC
Author(s): Sentinel Vision team, VisioTerra, France - svp@visioterra.fr
Keyword(s): flower, flowers, Aalsmeer, Netherlands
Fig. 1 - COP-DEM/GLO-30 - The Aalsmeer Flower Auction building is the tenth largest building by footprint in the world.
Flowers from all over the world (Europe, Israel, Ecuador, Colombia, Ethiopia, Kenya, and other countries) are traded every day in this gigantic building. Around 43 million flowers are sold daily.
Fig. 2 - S2 (20.04.2022) - In comparison and with its coverage of 454,000 square metres (4,890,000 sq ft), it is more than 5 times bigger than Legmeervogels.