Uruguay Trade at a Glance : Most Recent Values

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 6,964
No. Of products 1,807
No. Of partners 156
Imports (in US$ Mil) 8,137
No. Of products 3,931
No. Of partners 156

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.09
Index of export market penetration2.54
World Growth-4.43
Country Growth-4.44

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(%)
Free Zones1,314 18.87
Brazil1,198 17.20
China891 12.80
United States452 6.48
Argentina364 5.23
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China1,532 18.83
Brazil1,462 17.97
Argentina1,084 13.33
United States565 6.94
Germany386 4.74

Uruguay Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials3,916 56.24 1,149 14.12 0.42
Intermediate goods1,651 23.71 1,719 21.12 4.19
Consumer goods1,264 18.15 2,942 36.16 9.88
Capital goods132 1.90 2,327 28.60 3.94

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Frozen boneless bovi ...972,021.51
Soya beans857,231.03
Wood, nes in the rou ...561,738.42
Fresh or chilled bon ...369,236.63
Milk and cream in so ...316,230.35
Petroleum oils and o ...677,517.23
Electric generating ...435,621.41
Transmission apparat ...214,766.17
Automobiles with rec ...150,511.86
Other medicaments of ...102,974.25

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Uruguay

Tariffs 2016

No. Of Tariff Agreement 56
Simple Average (%) 9.94
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 4,322,053.25
Maximum Rate (%) 35
Weighted Average (%) 5.70
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 30.19

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