Sector : Dairy

Destination Market: Dominican Republic

Information : Dominican Republic

COUNTRY NAME: Dominican Republic

 

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2018(€million): 67

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2017 (€million): 84

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2016 (€million): 73

 

TRADE:

For 2018, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 1,181 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €4.9 million to the Dominican Republic.

For 2017, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 415 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €2.9 million to the Dominican Republic.

For 2016, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 621 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €3.7 million to Dominican Republic.

 

PRODUCT: In recent years, the typical products exported to Dominican Republic were as follows;

  • Fat Filled Milk Powder,
  • Follow on Formula,
  • Infant Formula,
  • Milk Powder,
  • Whole Milk Powder.

 

CERTIFICATION ARRANGEMENTS: Trade in dairy products to Dominican Republic from Ireland is on the basis of the following certificate types;

  • Public and Animal Health and Veterinary statements from Milk Policy Division's (MPD's) Menu of Statements.
  • Applicants select from MPD's Menu of Statements to satify country requirements. However, custom and usage have set some precedents.

 

KEY REQUIREMENTSFood Exports Dairy - Key Requirements (doc 37Kb) .

 

OTHER RELEVANT INFORMATION

 

CONTACT POINTS: dairyexportcerts@agriculture.gov.ie