We publish background information on farming and agri-business in Uruguay and reliable sources for real estate, legal issues and finance. We select objective news items about farmland price developments, farm rental income and other relevant issues to help international clients carry out preliminary research regarding the potential of agro investments in Uruguay. In our news section you can also find frequent updates on official statistics of prices of farmland, exports, agricultural yields and farming regulations.
Thursday May 9th, 2019
S&P Global Ratings affirmed on May 7, 2019 its 'BBB' long-term foreign and local currency sovereign credit ratings on Uruguay. In addition, S&P affirmed the 'A-2' short-term foreign and local currency ratings. The outlook on the long-term ratings remains stable.…Read More
Saturday April 27th, 2019
Farmland prices 2018
Official statistics from the Ministry of Agriculture indicate that last year 938 farmland transactions were carried out, covering an area of 159.000 hectares. The total amount involved was 519 M USD, which leads to an average price of 3.257 USD…Read More
Monday April 8th, 2019
Harvard Asset Management sells forestry assets in Uruguay.
Wednesday April 10 is the launch of a new trust called Bosques del Uruguay IV. 55.000 hectares are sold to this trust worth 330 M USD. Local pension funds have set up this trust and previously other trusts like Bosques…Read More