Diplomatic and economic relations between Switzerland and Dominica are good but limited in scope.
Bilateral relations Switzerland–Dominica
Key aspects of diplomatic relations
The Swiss embassy in Santo Domingo (Dominican Republic) represents Swiss interests in Dominica. Since May 2011, the regional consular centre in Santo Domingo has been in charge of consular services. Economic exchanges between the two countries are minimal.
Dominica's economy is essentially based on tourism. The volume of trade with Switzerland is very small. In 2017, Switzerland did not import any goods from Dominica; it exported CHF 2.8 million worth of goods to the country, mainly machinery and electronic devices.
Cooperation in education, research and innovation
Researchers from Dominica can apply to the State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation SERI for Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships.
Swiss nationals in Dominica
According to the Statistics on the Swiss Abroad, 19 Swiss nationals were living in Dominica at the end of 2017.
History of bilateral relations
Switzerland and Dominica have had diplomatic relations since 1988.