Uruguay is the 94th largest export economy in the world and the 51st most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2015, Uruguay exported $8.24B and imported $9.9B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $1.69B. In 2015 the GDP of Uruguay was $53.4B and its GDP per capita was $21.2k.
The top exports of Uruguay are Sulfate Chemical Woodpulp ($1.07B), Frozen Bovine Meat ($1.06B), Soybeans ($428M), Tanned Equine and Bovine Hides ($388M) and Bovine Meat ($373M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Crude Petroleum ($778M), Electric Generating Sets ($510M), Cars ($375M), Refined Petroleum ($238M) and Broadcasting Equipment ($198M).
The top export destinations of Uruguay are China ($1.57B), Brazil ($1.16B), the United States ($579M), Argentina ($404M) and Germany ($331M). The top import origins are China ($1.78B), Brazil ($1.69B), Argentina ($1.24B), the United States ($883M) and Germany ($405M).