Dominican Republic Balance of Trade  1997-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Dominican Republic recorded a trade deficit of 562.90 USD Million in June of 2017. Balance of Trade in Dominican Republic averaged -461.88 USD Million from 1997 until 2017, reaching an all time high of -80.60 USD Million in June of 1998 and a record low of -1028.20 USD Million in July of 2008.

Dominican Republic Balance of Trade
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Dominican Republic Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -562.90 -560.30 -80.60 -1028.20 USD Million [+]
Exports 889.60 951.00 968.10 282.80 USD Million [+]
Imports 1452.50 1511.30 1687.60 445.10 USD Million [+]
Current Account -81.10 408.00 587.00 -1561.10 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -1.40 -1.90 5.00 -9.40 percent [+]
Remittances 5261.50 4960.70 5261.50 720.60 USD Million [+]
Gold Reserves 0.57 0.57 0.57 0.56 Tonnes [+]
Terrorism Index 0.89 1.56 2.58 0.00 [+]
Tourist Arrivals 395666.00 311362.00 637663.00 16835.00 [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 698.50 695.80 1612.00 123.50 USD Million [+]

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Dominican Republic Balance of Trade

The Dominican Republic’s dwindling export competitiveness has resulted in large trade deficits in recent years. The Dominican Republic mostly exports ferronickel, cigars, plastics, electrical equipment, bananas, jewellery, medical equipment, clothing, scrap metals and beverages. Dominican Republic mostly imports fuel, electrical equipment, natural gas, oil, iron and steel, corn, jewellery, electronic appliances and cotton. The Dominican Republic’s main trading partner is the United States accounting for over 50 percent of total trade. Others include Venezuela, China, Colombia, Mexico, Haiti and Netherlands Antilles. This page provides - Dominican Republic Balance of Trade - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Dominican Republic Balance of Trade - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-562.90 -560.30 -80.60 -1028.20 1997 - 2017 USD Million Monthly




balance of trade by Country
Country Last
Australia 1745.00 Sep/17
Brazil 5201.00 Oct/17
Canada -3179.70 Sep/17
China 381.74 Oct/17
Euro Area 26364.90 Sep/17
France -4669.00 Sep/17
Germany 24100.00 Sep/17
India -14018.80 Oct/17
Indonesia 895.00 Oct/17
Italy 3989.78 Sep/17
Japan 285.36 Oct/17
Mexico -1886.40 Sep/17
Netherlands 6258.00 Sep/17
Russia 10222.00 Sep/17
South Korea 7300.00 Oct/17
Spain -2147708.00 Oct/17
Switzerland 2333.39 Oct/17
Turkey -8134.57 Sep/17
United Kingdom -2754.00 Sep/17
United States -43495.00 Sep/17