The Dominican Republic is the 84th largest export economy in the world. In 2016, the Dominican Republic exported $10.1B and imported $17.5B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $7.36B. In 2016 the GDP of the Dominican Republic was $71.6B and its GDP per capita was $15.2k.
The top exports of the Dominican Republic are Gold ($1.68B), Medical Instruments ($1.33B), Rolled Tobacco ($698M), Low-voltage Protection Equipment ($488M) and Knit T-shirts ($481M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Refined Petroleum ($1.33B), Cars ($861M), Petroleum Gas ($467M), Crude Petroleum ($344M) and Packaged Medicaments ($333M).
The top export destinations of the Dominican Republic are the United States ($4.78B), Canada ($883M), Haiti ($799M), India ($643M) and Switzerland ($346M). The top import origins are the United States ($7.35B), China ($2.19B), Mexico ($1B), Brazil ($668M) and Spain ($610M).