Uruguay is the 72nd largest export economy in the world and the 57th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2016, Uruguay exported $5.64B and imported $8.08B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $2.44B. In 2016 the GDP of Uruguay was $52.4B and its GDP per capita was $21.6k.
The top exports of Uruguay are Frozen Bovine Meat ($1.06B), Rice ($413M), Bovine Meat ($376M), Concentrated Milk ($362M) and Soybeans ($287M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Crude Petroleum ($677M), Electric Generating Sets ($439M), Cars ($322M), Broadcasting Equipment ($214M) and Delivery Trucks ($160M).
The top export destinations of Uruguay are Brazil ($1.2B), China ($891M), the United States ($451M), Argentina ($363M) and the Netherlands ($238M). The top import origins are Brazil ($2.74B), China ($1.77B), Argentina ($1.13B), the United States ($1.11B) and Germany ($391M).