Dominican Republic
Foreign Trade
Between USA and Dominican Republic

Waterborne foreign imports from Dominican Republic to the United States in 2015 totaled $3,770,344,042. Exports to Dominican Republic in 2015 were $6,198,130,153.

Information about foreign trade between Dominican Republic and US ports is avaiable for imports and exports.

The value of container cargo imported from Dominican Republic represented 95.4% of all vessel imports, $3,595,877,755 versus $3,770,344,042.

By weight, container cargo imports from Dominican Republic represented 60.6% of all vessel shippments, 574,709,647 (kg) versus 948,580,979 (kg).

Complete details for vessel and container imports and exports since 2003 are shown in the tables and charts below.

Trade totals are only for the USA ports listed here at World Port Source.

Vessel measured by value ($US)
Year Imports Exports
2015  $3,770,344,042  $6,198,130,153
2014  $3,621,534,999  $7,076,017,089
2013  $3,425,688,318  $6,338,096,626
2012  $3,455,034,933  $6,194,872,960
2011  $3,190,703,821  $6,546,052,588
2010  $2,749,075,392  $5,715,211,185
2009  $2,544,536,618  $4,513,733,370
2008  $2,996,373,510  $5,396,178,616
2007  $3,298,493,568  $4,699,692,455
2006  $3,613,001,581  $4,245,442,377
2005  $3,665,372,646  $3,819,400,295
2004  $3,644,411,197  $3,529,715,993
2003  $3,741,453,648  $3,527,028,501


Chart of foreign trade by value - $USD


Container measured by value ($US)
Year Imports Exports
2015  $3,595,877,755  $3,068,288,773
2014  $3,410,537,440  $3,061,787,975
2013  $3,259,737,967  $2,800,035,606
2012  $3,142,534,177  $2,652,453,665
2011  $2,914,099,641  $2,950,241,285
2010  $2,504,958,100  $2,737,089,262
2009  $2,366,635,065  $2,252,854,160
2008  $2,800,465,864  $2,679,540,550
2007  $3,081,655,771  $2,374,417,604
2006  $3,389,438,953  $2,158,847,235
2005  $3,458,283,816  $2,168,377,257
2004  $3,436,871,099  $2,290,049,510
2003  $3,550,455,320  $2,225,163,327


Chart of foreign trade by value - $USD


Vessel measured by weight (kg)
Year Imports Exports
2015  948,580,979  6,255,027,886
2014  925,343,041  6,520,656,149
2013  849,760,183  4,902,931,208
2012  913,737,792  4,849,265,751
2011  935,931,655  5,389,968,460
2010  905,106,755  5,453,754,399
2009  739,125,282  4,794,034,507
2008  890,175,171  4,597,437,876
2007  1,004,192,229  4,795,502,231
2006  1,161,054,344  4,494,592,494
2005  1,887,509,250  4,014,927,718
2004  1,192,165,117  3,609,440,444
2003  1,046,706,785  4,421,204,096


Chart of foreign trade by weight - kg


Container measured by weight (kg)
Year Imports Exports
2015  574,709,647  1,595,577,238
2014  574,709,647  1,227,778,827
2013  559,237,586  1,012,132,633
2012  568,857,386  901,516,651
2011  540,217,756  924,355,566
2010  454,635,736  932,053,340
2009  444,736,420  748,876,095
2008  470,302,583  853,492,558
2007  500,436,700  784,894,610
2006  627,453,680  621,282,459
2005  582,947,211  601,688,333
2004  593,180,821  637,224,163
2003  627,854,085  564,694,410


Chart of foreign trade by weight - kg


Complete import and export trade data is available from the
Foreign Trade Division of the U.S. Census Bureau
usatrade.census.gov