This page displays a table with Dominican Republic Imports By Category in U.S. dollars, according to the United Nations COMTRADE database on international trade.



Dominican Republic Imports By Category Value Year
Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products $2.27B 2020
Machinery, nuclear reactors, boilers $1.69B 2020
Electrical, electronic equipment $1.49B 2020
Plastics $1.44B 2020
Vehicles other than railway, tramway $1.28B 2020
Pharmaceutical products $699.13M 2020
Paper and paperboard, articles of pulp, paper and board $521.69M 2020
Pearls, precious stones, metals, coins $514.98M 2020
Iron and steel $493.01M 2020
Tobacco and manufactures tobacco substitutes $433.58M 2020
Cereals $423.26M 2020
Articles of iron or steel $412.18M 2020
Other made textile articles, sets, worn clothing $305.68M 2020
Optical, photo, technical, medical apparatus $304.37M 2020
Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible products $276.72M 2020
Cotton $262.94M 2020
Miscellaneous chemical products $250.49M 2020
Essential oils, perfumes, cosmetics, toileteries $248.81M 2020
Cereal, flour, starch, milk preparations and products $246.98M 2020
Animal, vegetable fats and oils, cleavage products $244.82M 2020
Beverages, spirits and vinegar $242.99M 2020
Miscellaneous edible preparations $222.52M 2020
Meat and edible meat offal $204.36M 2020
Rubbers $176.85M 2020
Furniture, lighting signs, prefabricated buildings $170.81M 2020
Aluminum $170.19M 2020
Organic chemicals $167.82M 2020
Glass and glassware $162.23M 2020
Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder $157.41M 2020
Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal $156.93M 2020
Ceramic products $152.78M 2020
Vegetable, fruit, nut food preparations $139.57M 2020
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatics invertebrates $137.60M 2020
Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers $129.48M 2020
Oil seed, oleagic fruits, grain, seed, fruits $128.03M 2020
Tanning, dyeing extracts, tannins, derivatives, pigments $125.95M 2020
Miscellanneous manufactured articles $124.81M 2020
Fertilizers $121.85M 2020
Articles of apparel, not knit or crocheted $110.89M 2020
Footwear, gaiters and the like, $108.85M 2020
Meat, fish and seafood preparations $107.59M 2020
Manmade staple fibers $102.77M 2020
Miscellaneous articles of base metal $99.48M 2020
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope $94.65M 2020
Salt, sulphur, earth, stone, plaster, lime and cement $91.65M 2020
Soaps, lubricants, waxes, candles, modelling pastes $87.06M 2020
Edible fruits, nuts, peel of citrus fruit, melons $83.82M 2020
Articles of apparel, knit or crocheted $73.25M 2020
Toys, games, sports requisites $61.29M 2020
Tools, implements, cutlery of base metal $61.21M 2020
Manmade filaments $60.05M 2020
Coffee, tea, mate and spices $50.26M 2020
Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials $50.12M 2020
Milling products, malt, starches, inlin, wheat gluten $49.75M 2020
Sugars and sugar confectionery $49.74M 2020
Albuminoids, modified starches, glues, enzymes $47.94M 2020
Printed books, newspapers, pictures $45.43M 2020
Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipment $44.77M 2020
Wadding, felt, nonwovens, yarns, twine, cordage $37.93M 2020
Copper $32.87M 2020
Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather $31.87M 2020
Lac, gums, resins $29.74M 2020
Knitted or crocheted fabric $28.99M 2020
Special woven or tufted fabric, lace, tapestry $27.68M 2020
Articles of leather, animal gut, harness, travel good $25.84M 2020
Cocoa and cocoa preparations $25.71M 2020
Impregnated, coated or laminated textile fabric $11.64M 2020
Clocks and watches $10.40M 2020
Pulp of wood, fibrous cellulosic material, waste $9.04M 2020
Live trees, plants, bulbs, roots, cut flowers $8.53M 2020
Bird skin, feathers, artificial flowers, human hair $8.04M 2020
Ships, boats, and other floating structures $7.11M 2020
Headgear and $6.39M 2020
Wool, animal hair, horsehair yarn and fabric $5.97M 2020
Photographic or cinematographic goods $5.80M 2020
Carpets and other textile floor coverings $5.44M 2020
Live animals $4.79M 2020
Aircraft, spacecraft $3.57M 2020
Explosives, pyrotechnics, matches, pyrophorics $3.17M 2020
Base metals not specified elsewhere, cermets. $3.14M 2020
Umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat-sticks, whips $2.70M 2020
Vegetable textile fibers not specified elsewhere, paper yarn, woven fabric $2.54M 2020
Furskins and artificial fur, manufactures $1.71M 2020
Musical instruments, parts and accessories $1.63M 2020
Zinc $1.63M 2020
Products of animal origin $1.59M 2020
Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques $1.53M 2020
Cork and articles of cork $1.18M 2020
Arms and ammunition, parts and accessories $1.08M 2020
Tin $904.32K 2020
Lead $714.31K 2020
Manufacturers of plaiting material, basketwork $432.47K 2020
Commodities not specified according to kind $299.85K 2020
Ores slag and ash $209.1K 2020
Vegetable plaiting materials, vegetable products $180.16K 2020
Nickel $71.31K 2020
Silk $25.24K 2020




Dominican Republic Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -1055.40 -921.30 122.10 -1055.40 USD Million [+]
Current Account -371.20 -682.50 587.00 -1561.10 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -2.00 -1.30 5.00 -9.40 percent of GDP [+]
Imports 2118.30 1934.70 2155.20 324.80 USD Million [+]
Exports 1067.70 1083.70 1149.90 282.80 USD Million [+]
Remittances 786.58 813.79 1088.90 78.50 USD Million [+]
Gold Reserves 0.57 0.57 0.57 0.56 Tonnes [+]
Terrorism Index 0.00 0.18 2.58 0.00 [+]
Tourist Arrivals 476575.00 563987.00 672969.00 217.00 [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 690.90 718.40 1658.80 123.50 USD Million [+]
External Debt 33465.50 33251.10 33484.60 11056.90 USD Million [+]
Capital Flows -425.70 -2572.10 3231.20 -4260.00 USD Million [+]