Uruguay’s exports reached approximately USD6.1 billion from January to November 2010, more than 23 percent higher compared to the USD4.95 billion total for the same period in 2009, Bernama reports. The best performing export was beef, followed by soy, grains, dairy products and wood, the news agency said.

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    • Ivy Mungcal

      As former senior staff writer, Ivy Mungcal contributed to several Devex publications. Her focus is on breaking news, and in particular on global aid reform and trends in the United States, Europe, the Caribbean, and the Americas. Before joining Devex in 2009, Ivy produced specialized content for U.S. and U.K.-based business websites.