RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Uruguay's exports totaled US$690 million in February, a 17.6% hike compared to the same month last year, reported the public-private institute Uruguay XXI.
Moreover, year-to-date, foreign sales totaled US$1.345 billion, almost 15% higher than what was exported in the first two months of 2020.
The hike is explained by the increase in exports of meat by-products, wheat, dairy products, wood, cellulose, margarine and oils, as well as other foodstuffs and vehicles, according to the report published on Monday.
Wheat sales reached US$21 million, more than double . . .