The Dominican Republic is a country on the island of Hispaniola, which is located in the Caribbean. The other part of Hispaniola is Haiti who terrible suffered from an earthquake in 2010. The Dominican Republic has the second largest economy in Central America and the Caribbean apart from the USA.
Agriculture is regarded as one of the most important sectors in the Dominican Republic with many of the residents consuming their own produce. Tourism is also helping the Dominican Republic greatly. The Dominican Republic is a massive tourist spot with many travelling across the globe to holiday on the island. Many different resorts have been built resulting in the Dominican Republic becoming one of the major tourist destinations in the world
Here are some examples of prices to send a parcel to Dominican Republic. We have many options, so for a personalised quote please enter the weight of your item into the quote box below.
The Dominican Republic's currency is the Dominican peso although Euros and American Dollar are also accepted. One Dominican Peso equates to 0.015 pounds. The Dominican Republic is also in tune with the variety of different technology that is available today. There are various 3G and Wi-Fi areas on the island so there is no need to worry in terms of the recipient being able to track their package.
The official language of the Dominican Republic is Spanish, and many of the inhabitants live in the capital Santo Domingo, so if you send a parcel where you can expect a reasonable shipping time with all the transport links.
We have expedited delivery with DHL Air Express which will cost from £65 for a light parcel, whilst they can also handle very heavy 20kg packages. DHL deliver in just 3-4 days to this location, perfect for time-sensitive or urgent deliveries.
There are a variety of import duties when sending parcels to the Dominican Republic, so you should most definitely be aware of those. Furthermore, as is the case with all countries, the Dominican Republic has restrictions on what you can import, so we advise to check with their customs department before shipping.
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