Why Uruguay

• Strong democratic tradition, with social and political stability

• Continued economic growth and investment despite global slump

• Attractive free zone, free port and free airport regimes, and broad investment-related tax exemptions

• Access to MERCOSUR, a US$ 3.3-trillion-GDP free trade zone that also includes Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay and Venezuela

• Excellent labor value for money in the region, due to high skilled human resources

• High Internet and PC penetration

• Reliable electric supply (mostly from renewable sources)

• World-class free port facilities in Montevideo, the strategic regional hub for South America’s Southern Cone region

• Time zone in-between USA and Europe, and a good complement to the East Asian time zones

• Uruguay offers a high standard of living, nice climate, beautiful environment and high quality educational standards
 

INDICATORS
Country Presentation 2016 (Uruguay XXI)

INDUSTRY REPORTS
Hydrocarbon Exploration

FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT IN URUGUAY
Foreign Direct Investment in Uruguay

 

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