Data of Interest
Free Port Regime
Free Port Regime

The Port of Montevideo is the first Terminal in the Atlantic Coast of South America to operate under the “Free Port” regime, which grants several benefits representing operational, customs and taxes advantages for those companies operating in the port site.

Free Airport Regime
Free Airport Regime

Free Airport is a regime which provides important benefits and easiness to the operations carried out with goods which are conveyed through the Carrasco International Airport (Canelones, Uruguay).

Free Zone Regime
Free Zone Regime

The promotion and development of Free Zones with the purpose of fostering investments, exports, employment and international economic integration have been declared of national interest according to Law 15.921.

Custom bonded warehouses regime
Custom bonded warehouses regime

A custom bonded warehouse is a place authorized by competent authorities where the goods are placed and stored in a space privately managed, benefiting from a regime of suspended duties, for further customs operations.

Public-Private Participation Regime
Public-Private Participation Regime

Benefits
In 2011, Law No. 18,786 was approved, which regulates the regime applicable to Public-Private Participation Contracts, regulated by Decree No. 17/2012.

Investment promotion regime
Investment promotion regime

Investments in Uruguay are declared of national interest by law. Foreign investors enjoy the same incentives and benefits as national investors, there being no discrimination whatsoever.

Incoterms
Incoterms

The global economy entails a greater access to international markets, increasing the volume and complexity of commercial transactions, which also increases the possibility of misunderstandings and/or significant controversies to arise between traders.

Customs Code of the Oriental Republic of Uruguay- CAROU
Customs Code of the Oriental Republic of Uruguay- CAROU

This Code and other provisions that make up customs legislation shall apply throughout the territory of the Eastern Republic of Uruguay and in enclaves granted in its favor.

Air and sea containers
Air and sea containers

The interior / useful measures listed in this table are estimates, depending on the different manufacturers and lines. The maximum weights allowed by containers are regulated in each country.

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