Dominican Republic

Bernard HUGEUX

Delegate

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République Dominicaine

Promosalons Rép. Dominicaine c/o C.C.D.F.
Avenida A. Lincoln n° 456,
PLaza Lincoln, Local J-44 – Ensanche La Julia,
Saint Domingue - REP DOMINICAINE

Location:
Saint Domingue

Countries covered:
République dominicaine

Practical information

Time difference with France (summer/winter): - 6hr / - 5hr
Office opening hours: 8h.00 / 17.00
Weekly closing: Saturday/Sunday
Annual holidays: One week at Christmas
Public holidays in 2014: 01, 06, 21/01 - 26/01 - 27/02 - 24 et 25/03 - 26/05 - 19/06 - 16/08 - 24/09 - 06/11 - 25/12

Facts and economic indicators

Population: 11 million
Official language: Spanish
Usual language (for brochures): Spanish
Political stability: yes - Democracy parliamentary

Currency: Dominican peso (DOP)
Exchange rate May 2014: 1 EUR = 48,9 DOP
GNP 2014: USD 66,2 billion
Economic growth 2012: + 4 %
Inflation 2015: + 1,6 %

Main industries: Tourism, Agriculture, Zones, Telecommunications, Mining, Energy, Transport, Health
Imports (2012) : USD 17,76 billion
Exports (2012) : USD 9 billion
Principal trading partners: United States, Haiti, European Union, China, Venezuela, Mexico