Imports (As % of GDP) fell 2.86% to 0.281% in Dominican Republic in 2017

Imports (As % of GDP) (%), 2017
Economy | Dominican Republic | May 17, 2019
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Imports as a share of GDP fell 2.86% to 0.281% in Dominican Republic in 2017, according to the National Statistical Office.

Historically, imports as a share of GDP in Dominican Republic reached an all time high of 0.438% in 2000 and an all time low of 0.163% in 1961. When compared to Dominican Republic's main peers, imports as a share of GDP in Cuba amounted to 0.117%, 0.485% in Jamaica, 0.397% in Mexico and 0.150% in USA in 2017.

Dominican Republic has been ranked 130th within the group of 163 countries we follow in terms of imports as a share of GDP, 22 places below the position seen 10 years ago.

Imports (As % of GDP) Unit 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Belize % 0.632% 0.621% 0.654% 0.641% 0.648%
Canada % 0.318% 0.322% 0.318% 0.325% 0.341%
Cayman Islands % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
China % 0.241% 0.227% 0.221% 0.214% 0.181%
Cuba % 0.219% 0.204% 0.202% 0.172% 0.145%
Dominican Republic % 0.348% 0.338% 0.315% 0.307% 0.294%
Guatemala % 0.374% 0.361% 0.348% 0.336% 0.301%
Haiti % 0.590% 0.532% 0.523% 0.527% 0.505%
Honduras % 0.710% 0.703% 0.684% 0.654% 0.621%
Jamaica % 0.535% 0.519% 0.527% 0.535% 0.462%
Japan % 0.155% 0.161% 0.182% 0.200% 0.180%
Mexico % 0.324% 0.335% 0.325% 0.331% 0.366%
USA % 0.173% 0.170% 0.165% 0.164% 0.153%