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Trade in Dominica

Dominica was the world’s 201st largest exporter of goods and 201st largest exporter of commercial services in 2021 . Export values were $ 17 and $83 million USD respectively. Top export category was manufactures, followed by fuels and mining products , and agricultural products.  In 2012, Dominica’s main export destination markets for goods and services trade were to Trinidad and Tobago, Jamaica and St. Kitts and Nevis.
In terms of imports, Dominica mainly relies on manufactures, followed by agricultural products, and fuels and mining products. Leading import partners were the United States, Trinidad and Tobago and the the United Kingdom.
Dominica is part of 3 different Regional Trade Agreements, including with Caribbean Community and Common Market (CARICOM), and EU – CARIFORUM States.
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General Information

This section includes general information on the economy, legal system, official languages and links to additional demographic information.

Official Name

Commonwealth of Dominica

Abbreviation

DM

Capital

Roseau

WTO Membership Date

1 January 1995

Legal System

common law based on the English model

Language

English

Number of Time Zone(s)

1

Additional Information

Financial Information

This section includes financial information such as the currency, exchange rate lookup and local banks issuing trade finance.

Currency

Eastern Caribbean dollar

Exchange Rate

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Contact Information

This section includes contact information for business support organizations and national resources.

Business Support Organizations

SPS Enquiry Points

Sanitary and phytosanitary (SPS) enquiry points are government agencies designated to answer questions about trade requirements.
  • Permanent Secretary
    Ministry of Agriculture and the Environment
    Government Headquarters
    Phone: +(767) 448 2401 Ext 3282

    Kennedy Avenue

    [email protected]@marpin.dm

TBT Enquiry Points

Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) enquiry points are government agencies designated to answer questions about trade requirements.
  • The Permanent Secretary
    Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Trade, and Marketing
    Government Headquarters
    Phone: +(1 767) 448 2401; Ext. 3213

    Kennedy Avenue
    Roseau

Additional Information

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Links to other helpful resources

This section includes additional links to trade-related resources.

National Tariff Finder

http://customs.gov.dm/index.php/legislation/customs-tariff

Last Reviewed: June, 2023

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