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Uruguay

Trade facilitation agreement ratified: August 30, 2016

 

Cristina González

Director

Dirección de Organismos Internacionales Económicos
Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores de Uruguay
Colonia 1206, piso 4 - Montevideo

Telephone: +598 2902 1010 ints. 72220/72227

Ms. Laura Blanca DIGHIERO GONZALEZ

Asesor Relaciones Internacionales – Dirección Nacional de Aduanas

Rbla. 25 de agosto de 1825 sin número Edificio de Aduana
Montevideo
Uruguay

Telephone: +59 8 2 915 0007 ext. 507

Sr. Mauro Bruno Sapokas

Secretario de Segunda

65, Rue de Lausanne,
1202 Geneva
Switzerland

Telephone: +41 22 716 3315

Fax: +41 22 731 5650

Micaela Testa

Profesional Relaciones Internacionales

Rbla. 25 de agosto de 1825 sin número
Edificio de Aduana
Montevideo
Uruguay

Telephone: +59 8 2 915 0007 int. 507

Fax: +59 8 2 915 0007 int. 461

TFA implementation assistance

Partner organizations

Medium-term projects

Short-term projects

Information Extracted from Article 22 Notifications

Description of the assistance Committed / Disbursed Beneficiaries Implementing agencies Procedures for disbursements
2016
Japan
Capacity building resources Disbursed USD 7000 Latin America & The Caribbean Government of Japan ODA
Capacity building resources Disbursed USD 4000 Latin America & The Caribbean Government of Japan ODA
United States
Border and related agencies capacity building Committed USD 10120 Disbursed USD 10120 Latin America US Agency for International Development (USAID) ADS 201: https://www.usaid.gov/ads/policy/200/201.
Administrative procedures Committed USD 132270 Disbursed USD 132270 Latin America US Agency for International Development (USAID) ADS 201: https://www.usaid.gov/ads/policy/200/201.
Border and related agencies capacity building Committed USD 3129510 Disbursed USD 3129510 Latin America US Agency for International Development (USAID) ADS 201: https://www.usaid.gov/ads/policy/200/201.
Border measures Committed USD 4527530 Disbursed USD 4527530 Latin America US Agency for International Development (USAID) ADS 201: https://www.usaid.gov/ads/policy/200/201.
Canada
ITC Institutional Support 2016-2019: This grant represents Canada’s institutional support to the International Trade Centre, the technical co-operation agency of the World Trade Organization and the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development. The Centre provides assistance by making policy environments friendlier for export business, by strengthening the institutions that provide support to exporters, and by assisting small export enterprises and communities to reach global markets with products and services. Its activities take into account crosscutting development issues such as gender equality, sustainable development and poverty reduction. Committed CAD 2850000 Disbursed CAD 950000 Africa, Latin America & The Caribbean, Asia International Trade Centre http://w05.international.gc.ca/projectbrowser-banqueprojets/project-projet/details/D002475001
Support to the Regional Integration Fund: fund will support the following priority areas to facilitate both public and private infrastructure investments: (1) Strengthening best practices in regional regulatory frameworks by removing regulatory bottlenecks at border crossings; (2) Promoting investments that reduce the logistics costs of regional trade by investing in infrastructure corridors, ports and maritime services, and improving market structures for air cargo services; and, (3) Enhancing transnational regulatory frameworks for key regional markets, such as energy and telecommunications. Committed CAD 10000000 Latin America & The Caribbean Inter-American Development Bank http://w05.international.gc.ca/projectbrowser-banqueprojets/project-projet/details/m013611001
2017
United States
Border and related agencies capacity building Committed USD 40000 Disbursed USD 40000 Latin America Department of Energy (DOE) ADS 201
Border and related agencies capacity building Committed USD 35000 Disbursed USD 35000 Latin America Department of Energy ADS 201
2018
United States
Border and related agencies capacity building Committed USD 105000 Disbursed USD 105000 Latin America & The Caribbean Department of Energy (DOE) ADS 201
2015
Canada
ITC Institutional Support: This grant supports the ITC's operational plan for 2015. The Centre provides assistance by making policy environments friendlier for export business, by strengthening the institutions that provide support to exporters, and by assisting small export enterprises and communities to reach global markets with products and services. Its activities take into account crosscutting development issues such as gender equality, sustainable development and poverty reduction. Committed CAD 950000 Disbursed CAD 950000 Africa, Latin America & The Caribbean, Asia International Trade Centre http://w05.international.gc.ca/projectbrowser-banqueprojets/project-projet/details/d000971001
Support to the Regional Infrastructure Integration Fund: Fund will support the following priority areas to facilitate both public and private infrastructure investments: (1) Strengthening best practices in regional regulatory frameworks by removing regulatory bottlenecks at border crossings; (2) Promoting investments that reduce the logistics costs of regional trade by investing in infrastructure corridors, ports and maritime services, and improving market structures for air cargo services; and (3) Enhancing transnational regulatory frameworks for key regional markets, such as energy and telecommunications. Committed CAD 10000000 Latin America & The Caribbean Inter-American Development Bank http://w05.international.gc.ca/projectbrowser-banqueprojets/project-projet/details/m013611001
2017-2019
Canada
ITC Institutional Support 2016-2019: This grant represents Canada’s institutional support to the International Trade Centre, the technical co-operation agency of the World Trade Organization and the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development. The Centre provides assistance by making policy environments friendlier for export business, by strengthening the institutions that provide support to exporters, and by assisting small export enterprises and communities to reach global markets with products and services. Its activities take into account crosscutting development issues such as gender equality, sustainable development and poverty reduction. terminating Committed CAD 2850000 Disbursed CAD 1900000 Africa, Asia, Latin America International Trade Centre International Trade Centre
Women in Trade: aims to increase the number of women from developing countries involved in international trade as exporters, and to increase the share of exports generated by women-led small and medium enterprises (SMEs), while seeks to address the main constraints faced by women exporters. operational Committed CAD 11700000 Disbursed CAD 900000 Africa, Latin America & The Caribbean, Middle East, Asia Trade Facilitation Office (TFO) Canada https://w05.international.gc.ca/projectbrowser-banqueprojets/project-projet/details/P006355001

Information updated on 27.09.2021.

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