Uruguay Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 7,498
No. Of products 1,948
No. Of partners 155
Imports (in US$ Mil) 8,893
No. Of products 3,882
No. Of partners 164

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.10
Index of export market penetration2.72
World Growth3.50
Country Growth-3.99

Service Indicators 2018

Service imports (BoP, current US$)4,009,470,616.90
Service exports (BoP, current US$)4,861,555,960.00
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)18.99
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)21.00

Uruguay top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China1,500 20.01
Brazil1,133 15.11
Free Zones951 12.69
United States457 6.10
Argentina409 5.46
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China1,678 18.87
Brazil1,641 18.45
Argentina1,102 12.40
United States708 7.96
Nigeria365 4.11

Uruguay Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials4,035 53.82 1,778 19.99 0.34
Intermediate goods1,889 25.19 1,996 22.45 4.42
Consumer goods1,360 18.13 3,135 35.25 9.15
Capital goods214 2.85 1,984 22.31 4.72

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Frozen boneless bovi ...1,127,215.85
Wood, nes in the rou ...601,763.00
Soya beans526,825.00
Milk and cream in so ...425,256.77
Fresh or chilled bon ...340,089.39
Petroleum oils and o ...1,122,157.52
Transmission apparat ...281,179.65
Automobiles with rec ...123,192.76
Polyethylene terepht ...113,339.38
Herbicides, anti-spr ...112,104.61

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Uruguay

Tariffs 2018

No. Of Tariff Agreement 55
Simple Average (%) 9.97
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 4,732,008.17
Maximum Rate (%) 35
Weighted Average (%) 5.35
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 30.07

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)

2018 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)59,597
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)15,650.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)1,202.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)2.02

Doing Business

2019 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank101
Trading Across Borders Rank150

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

CPIA Trade Ratings...

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score2.97
LPI Rank65