Source: CIA World Factbook
Market-Specific Information - Uruguay
Uruguay's National Standards Body:
Instituto Uruguayo de Normas Técnicas (UNIT)
Pza. Independencia 812, Piso 2
Tel: +598 2 901 20 48
Fax: +598 2 902 16 81
Doing Business in Uruguay: 2012 Country Commercial Guide for U.S. Companies
An excerpt from U.S. Commercial Service's 2012 Country Commercial Guide providing an overview of Uruguay's standards and conformity assessment activities.
Member countries of the World Trade Organization (WTO) are required under the Agreement on Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT Agreement) to report to the WTO all proposed technical regulations that could affect trade with other Member countries. Notify U.S. is a free, web-based e-mail subscription service that offers an opportunity to review and comment on proposed foreign technical regulations that can affect your access to international markets. You can modify the subscription to include specific markets and industries. Register online at Internet URL: http://www.nist.gov/notifyus/
U.S. Commercial Service in Uruguay
The U.S. Commercial Service in Uruguay can provide additional information on doing business in Uruguay.