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Sonntag, der 17. Mai 2020

Become Fiscal Resident of Uruguay

In Uruguay, it is possible for foreigners to obtain fiscal residency when they live 183 days per year in the country OR when they have vital economic activities in the country. The advantage of fiscal residency is a ´tax holiday´…
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Freitag, der 15. Mai 2020

Farm lease prices 2019

The Ministry of Agriculture published statistical information about lease prices of land for agricultural use in 2019. This information is based on the registered 1477 lease contracts in this period. The statistics show the different values per region and per…
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Mittwoch, der 22. April 2020

100 corporate farmland owners.

On April 23 fast track legislation entered Parliament in Uruguay, which may alter farmland investments in this country. Constitution allows the president to propose urgent laws, which pass automatically if not rejected or substituted after an abbreviated debate of no…
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Mittwoch, der 8. April 2020

Prices Farmland start of 2020

During the first three months of the year, 33 transactions of significant size were presented to the Institute of Colonization. Nearly 25.000 hectares were sold for an aggregated value of 87.4 M USD. Some preliminary conclusions are that premium cropland…
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Freitag, der 27. März 2020

Opportunity in Crisis

When economies get hit on a large scale, wealth preservation becomes more urgent. We are working hard with a high number of requests we´re receiving. Preparing deals and getting deals done in as little time as possible. Farmland market in…
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Freitag, der 21. Februar 2020

Effect of New Government in Uruguay on Farmland

Luis Lacalle Pou will assume office on March 1, 2020, for a period of five years. His victory brings in a conservative government and ends the rule of the left-wing Frente Amplio coalition after 15 years in power. A much…
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Montag, der 13. Januar 2020

Prices farmland 2019

The official data of farmland transactions in 2019 are online available. The records refer to transactions that were presented to the Institute of Colonization. These are transactions for plots of more than 500 hectares and CONEAT 100 or more. The…
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Freitag, der 13. September 2019

Permanent crops in Uruguay

Investment opportunities in permanent crops in Uruguay are traditionally citrus, grapes and table fruits like apple and pear. Oranges and lemons are exported mainly to markets such as the US. In the past 15 years, we´ve seen projects with blueberries…
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Donnerstag, der 8. August 2019

Effect of trade deals on beef exports

Recent trade agreements between EU/MERCOSUR and EU/USA have an impact on beef exports from Uruguay to the EU. When talking about EU beef quotas, the two that get most mention are the high quality beef (HQB) quota, also known as…
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Dienstag, der 23. Juli 2019

Final GO decision UPM

On July 23 UPM made public the investment decision to construct a 2,1 million tonne greenfield eucalyptus pulp mill near Paso de los Toros in central Uruguay. The highly competitive mill investment of USD 2,7 billion will grow UPM’s current…
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