Uruguay Trade at a Glance : Most Recent Values

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 7,889
No. Of products 1,883
No. Of partners 160
Imports (in US$ Mil) 8,458
No. Of products 3,872
No. Of partners 160

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.10
Index of export market penetration2.59
World Growth1.50
Country Growth4.64

Service Indicators 2016

Service imports (BoP, current US$)...
Service exports (BoP, current US$)...
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)20.17
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)21.35

Uruguay top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China1,481 18.78
Brazil1,299 16.46
Free Zones1,296 16.42
United States458 5.81
Argentina437 5.54
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China1,694 20.03
Brazil1,646 19.47
Argentina1,064 12.58
United States923 10.91
Mexico220 2.60

Uruguay Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials4,468 56.64 712 8.42 0.75
Intermediate goods1,899 24.08 1,856 21.95 4.38
Consumer goods1,355 17.18 3,871 45.77 9.38
Capital goods165 2.09 2,018 23.86 4.86

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Soya beans1,200,432.46
Frozen boneless bovi ...1,024,481.76
Wood, nes in the rou ...618,499.74
Fresh or chilled bon ...365,481.30
Semi-milled or wholl ...354,386.76
Petroleum oils, etc, ...684,361.62
Transmission apparat ...292,544.81
Petroleum oils and o ...219,167.11
Automobiles with rec ...186,143.83
Gas powered trucks w ...128,344.42

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Uruguay

Tariffs 2017

No. Of Tariff Agreement 28
Simple Average (%) 10.02
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 3,658,220.73
Maximum Rate (%) 35
Weighted Average (%) 6.30
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 30.09

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index (OTRI) 2009

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - MFN Tariff (2009)0.14
Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - Applied Tariff (2009)0.11

Services Service Policy Restrictive Database (SPRD)

Services Trade Restrictions Index - Over All28.40

Non-Tariff Measures (NTM) 2014

No Of NTM Measures (2014)62
No Of NTM Affected Products (HS 6 Digit) (2014)3,077

Temporary Trade Barriers Database (TTDB)

Temporary Trade Barriers in Effect - Simple Average...
Temporary Trade Barriers in Effect - Weighted Average...

World Development Indicators (WDI)

2016 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)52,420
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)15,230.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)617.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)1.18

Doing Business

2018 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank94
Trading Across Borders Rank151

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

CPIA Trade Ratings...

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score2.97
LPI Rank65