Economy August 1, 2019 | 6:06 pm

Trade with China jumps 44.1% to US$1.4B in first half

Santo Domingo.- Trade between China and the Dominican Republic was US$1.4 billion in the first six months, a 44.1% jump, said Chinese ambassador Zhang Run.

He said with the confidence in the country’s political stability, trade relations will develop at a considerable pace.

The diplomat spoke in a meeting with the Dominican Republic Merchants Federation chaired by Iván García, who said they’ll continue doing business with greater legal certainty and confidence with Chinese exports to the country. “We will propel exports from the country to the Asian nation.”