Due to a favorable investment environment and the good macroeconomic performance Uruguay has positioned itself as an attractive business destination in South America. The country has strong political and social stability, backed by a consolidated democracy and relative legal security. Despite the fact of being a small consumer market, the country provides excellent logistic infrastructure and telecommunications technology that could be used as a competitive regional hub for Comercial & Service centers. Uruguay has also a dynamic and Innovative IT ecosystem with availability of qualified human resources.

How to do business

How to do business

Are you considering entering the Uruguayan market? Are you already active in Uruguay and need tips, advice or support with your next steps? Do you have technical or regulatory questions?

In this section we provide you with guides, checklists and background information on doing business in Uruguay - specifically for Swiss SMEs and start-ups.

    Industry information

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    Events + trade fairs

    Events and Trade Fairs

    Especially for SMEs it is important to feel a new market to really understand its potential fit. Our business trips and events take you to the country and our events - webinars or in-person - in Switzerland allow you to exchange with experts and peers and leverage our network for your growth.

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