In May, industrial production expanded 8.5% over the same month last year, which was above the 0.1% increase recorded in April and marked the largest pick-up in industrial output since August 2011. In particular, the monthly figure reflected a strong increase in the production of metal products and machinery as well as in basic metals output. Excluding the La Teja refinery's contribution
Industrial production picks up in May
July 13, 2012
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Uruguay Industry Chart
Note: Year-on-year changes and annual average variation of industrial production in %.
Source: National Statistical Institute (INE).
Uruguay Economic News
October 13, 2016
In August, industrial production grew 2.0% from the same month last year, which contrasted the 5.4% drop recorded in July and marked the best result in six months.
October 6, 2016
In September, consumer prices increased 0.3% over the previous month, down from August’s 0.6% rise.
September 21, 2016
Uruguay’s economy expanded 1.4% year-on-year in Q2 2016, which represented an acceleration over Q1’s revised 0.1% growth (previously reported: -0.5% year-on-year).
September 12, 2016
In July, industrial production contracted 5.4% over the same month last year, which was sharper than the 3.4% decrease in June and represented the fourth consecutive contraction in Uruguay’s industrial output.
September 5, 2016
In August, consumer prices increased 0.6% over the previous month, up from July’s 0.4% rise.