Uruguay Trade Summary

2012 Data

Uruguay exports, imports, tariff by year.

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Trade Summary for Uruguay

Overall Exports and Imports

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Exports (in US$ Mil): 8,709
No. Of products: 1,794
No. Of partners: 165
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 11,652
No. Of products: 3,943
No. Of partners: 155

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Soya beans1,379,652.21
Frozen boneless bovi ...1,002,999.88
Semi-milled or wholl ...416,064.37
Spelt, common wheat ...379,164.51
Fresh or chilled bon ...368,534.42
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Petroleum oils and o ...1,685,090.54
Petroleum oils, etc, ...1,172,137.31
Automobiles with rec ...229,935.29
Electrical energy196,801.70
Polyethylene terepht ...145,359.37

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
Free Zones1,41816.29
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States1,0478.98

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials4,47251.352,14018.370.27
Intermediate goods2,11424.282,69623.143.32
Consumer goods1,75820.194,24336.426.68
Capital goods2012.312,44020.944.13

Trade Indicators

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HH Market concentration index: 0.08
Index of export market penetration: 3.05
World Growth: -0.83
Country Growth: 4.81


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No Of Tariff Agreement: 51
Maximum Rate (%): 55
Simple Average (%): 9.76
Weighted Average (%): 4.20
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 6,743,302.94
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 31.26

Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$): 51,384
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 13,910.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP): -3.22
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): -1,655.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 11.46
Trade (% of GDP): 54.94