Uruguay is the 87th largest export economy in the world. In 2016, Uruguay exported $18.7B and imported $25.2B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $6.45B. In 2016 the GDP of Uruguay was $52.4B and its GDP per capita was $21.6k.
The top exports of Uruguay are Sulfate Chemical Woodpulp ($1.19B), Frozen Bovine Meat ($1.1B), Soybeans ($1.03B), Rice ($434M) and Tanned Equine and Bovine Hides ($403M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Crude Petroleum ($1.93B), Packaged Medicaments ($522M), Electric Generating Sets ($438M), Cars ($317M) and Broadcasting Equipment ($280M).
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).