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 $4.26B 2021
Plastics $2.10B 2021
Vehicles other than railway, tramway $1.92B 2021
Machinery, nuclear reactors, boilers $1.92B 2021
Electrical, electronic equipment $1.76B 2021
Pharmaceutical products $1.27B 2021
Iron and steel $1.04B 2021
Pearls, precious stones, metals, coins $880.47M 2021
Paper and paperboard, articles of pulp, paper and board $719.93M 2021
Cereals $661.64M 2021
Articles of iron or steel $649.97M 2021
Tobacco and manufactures tobacco substitutes $479.47M 2021
Beverages, spirits and vinegar $444.25M 2021
Cotton $434.45M 2021
Animal, vegetable fats and oils, cleavage products $382.86M 2021
Meat and edible meat offal $355.58M 2021
Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible products $313.71M 2021
Optical, photo, technical, medical apparatus $303.23M 2021
Essential oils, perfumes, cosmetics, toileteries $295.34M 2021
Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal $285.73M 2021
Miscellaneous chemical products $279.06M 2021
Aluminum $271.02M 2021
Rubbers $263.09M 2021
Cereal, flour, starch, milk preparations and products $257.35M 2021
Furniture, lighting signs, prefabricated buildings $244.30M 2021
Miscellaneous edible preparations $243.15M 2021
Glass and glassware $220.73M 2021
Organic chemicals $212.64M 2021
Other made textile articles, sets, worn clothing $203.47M 2021
Ceramic products $194.03M 2021
Fertilizers $185.22M 2021
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatics invertebrates $181.85M 2021
Vegetable, fruit, nut food preparations $172.77M 2021
Tanning, dyeing extracts, tannins, derivatives, pigments $171.24M 2021
Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder $170.72M 2021
Oil seed, oleagic fruits, grain, seed, fruits $168.40M 2021
Footwear, gaiters and the like, $158.35M 2021
Salt, sulphur, earth, stone, plaster, lime and cement $157.09M 2021
Miscellanneous manufactured articles $155.56M 2021
Miscellaneous articles of base metal $139.28M 2021
Articles of apparel, not knit or crocheted $137.83M 2021
Manmade staple fibers $129.90M 2021
Meat, fish and seafood preparations $116.99M 2021
Soaps, lubricants, waxes, candles, modelling pastes $116.98M 2021
Edible fruits, nuts, peel of citrus fruit, melons $115.80M 2021
Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers $115.76M 2021
Articles of apparel, knit or crocheted $114.67M 2021
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope $113.90M 2021
Tools, implements, cutlery of base metal $87.93M 2021
Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials $81.69M 2021
Toys, games, sports requisites $73.24M 2021
Manmade filaments $64.28M 2021
Sugars and sugar confectionery $60.53M 2021
Coffee, tea, mate and spices $59.30M 2021
Albuminoids, modified starches, glues, enzymes $56.63M 2021
Milling products, malt, starches, inlin, wheat gluten $55.50M 2021
Wadding, felt, nonwovens, yarns, twine, cordage $53.35M 2021
Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather $53.13M 2021
Printed books, newspapers, pictures $49.09M 2021
Knitted or crocheted fabric $46.24M 2021
Copper $44.01M 2021
Articles of leather, animal gut, harness, travel good $43.64M 2021
Special woven or tufted fabric, lace, tapestry $41.20M 2021
Cocoa and cocoa preparations $36.00M 2021
Lac, gums, resins $26.26M 2021
Pulp of wood, fibrous cellulosic material, waste $16.08M 2021
Impregnated, coated or laminated textile fabric $16.02M 2021
Clocks and watches $14.73M 2021
Live trees, plants, bulbs, roots, cut flowers $13.04M 2021
Bird skin, feathers, artificial flowers, human hair $11.28M 2021
Base metals not specified elsewhere, cermets. $9.89M 2021
Headgear and $9.87M 2021
Photographic or cinematographic goods $7.11M 2021
Aircraft, spacecraft $6.92M 2021
Furskins and artificial fur, manufactures $6.77M 2021
Carpets and other textile floor coverings $6.66M 2021
Ores slag and ash $6.03M 2021
Live animals $5.59M 2021
Wool, animal hair, horsehair yarn and fabric $5.52M 2021
Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipment $5.23M 2021
Explosives, pyrotechnics, matches, pyrophorics $4.73M 2021
Ships, boats, and other floating structures $4.23M 2021
Umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat-sticks, whips $3.87M 2021
Arms and ammunition, parts and accessories $3.69M 2021
Zinc $3.60M 2021
Vegetable textile fibers not specified elsewhere, paper yarn, woven fabric $3.56M 2021
Cork and articles of cork $2.62M 2021
Products of animal origin $2.15M 2021
Musical instruments, parts and accessories $2.10M 2021
Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques $1.94M 2021
Nickel $1.30M 2021
Lead $1.23M 2021
Manufacturers of plaiting material, basketwork $1.07M 2021
Tin $986.31K 2021
Vegetable plaiting materials, vegetable products $481.43K 2021
Commodities not specified according to kind $109.56K 2021
Silk $12.24K 2021




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 2246.00 2496.20 2496.20 324.80 USD Million [+]
Exports 1051.20 1125.00 1149.90 282.80 USD Million [+]
Remittances 851.17 809.85 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 [+]