In 2022 Switzerland imported CHF 37 million worth of goods from Uruguay, mainly agricultural products. Exports to Uruguay in the same year amounted to CHF 143.6 million, and were mainly composed of pharmaceutical products and watches.
At the end of 2021 direct investment from Switzerland in Uruguay amounted to just under CHF 2.4 billion, and Swiss companies employed 843 people in the country.
The Swiss-Uruguayan chamber of commerce, founded in 1944, seeks to promote economic exchange between the two countries and to create business opportunities.
The negotiations for the EFTA-Mercosur free trade agreement were in substance completed in August 2019.
Trade promotion (Switzerland Global Enterprise)
Swiss-Uruguayan Chamber of Commerce (es)