ANNOUNCEMENT 25 May 2009In May 2009, the government of Dominican Republic announced a change in export taxation.
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International Center for the Settlement of Energy Disputes. Corona Materials LLC vs. Dominican Republic. (see page 9)
On 25 May 2009, the government of the Dominican Republic established an export tax on crushed stone (see Resolution 21-2009 of the Secretary of Energy).
The export tax is set at USD 2.00 per cubic meter on any exports of such construction aggregates. This contrast with a tax of USD 0.3 per cubic meter on aggregate sold to domestic consumers.