Dominican Republic Trade

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TRADE SUMMARY FOR Dominican Republic


Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 11,643
No. Of products 2,845
No. Of partners 138
Imports (in US$ Mil) 24,187
No. Of products 3,888
No. Of partners 189

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.33
Index of export market penetration3.72
World Growth12.59
Country Growth7.59

Service Indicators 2021

Service imports (BoP, current US$)4,407,800,000.00
Service exports (BoP, current US$)8,114,300,000.00
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)30.98
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)21.75

Dominican Republic top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States6,518 55.98
Switzerland961 8.26
Haiti955 8.20
India667 5.73
Netherlands416 3.57
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States12,489 51.64
China3,874 16.02
Mexico947 3.91
Brazil875 3.62
Spain744 3.08

Dominican Republic Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials1,134 9.74 2,986 12.34 2.43
Intermediate goods3,431 29.47 8,045 33.26 1.87
Consumer goods4,638 39.83 12,250 50.65 5.31
Capital goods2,440 20.95 4,286 17.72 4.16

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Gold in unwrought fo ...1,591,141.26
Cigars, cheroots and ...1,047,204.37
Instruments and appl ...789,377.67
Automatic circuit br ...737,378.87
Art. of jewellery an ...543,471.19
Petroleum oils, etc, ...2,120,205.92
Human and animal blo ...1,150,482.55
Petroleum oils and o ...666,082.71
Automobiles with rec ...624,481.08
Other articles of pl ...620,700.60

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Dominican Republic

Tariffs 2021

No. Of Tariff Agreement 7
Simple Average (%) 5.53
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 16,385,480.83
Maximum Rate (%) 40
Weighted Average (%) 3.80
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 62.26

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index (OTRI)

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - MFN Tariff...
Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - Applied Tariff...

Services Service Policy Restrictive Database (SPRD)

Services Trade Restrictions Index - Over All12.30

Non-Tariff Measures (NTM) 2013

No Of NTM Measures (2013)2
No Of NTM Affected Products (HS 6 Digit) (2013)3

Temporary Trade Barriers Database (TTDB)

Temporary Trade Barriers in Effect - Simple Average...
Temporary Trade Barriers in Effect - Weighted Average...

World Development Indicators (WDI)

2021 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)94,243
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)8,100.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-8,698.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-9.23

Doing Business

2019 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank115
Trading Across Borders Rank66

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

CPIA Trade Ratings...

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score2.63
LPI Rank91