Australia and Uruguay modernise investment safeguards

5 April 2019

On 5 April 2019, Australia and Uruguay signed an updated bilateral investment treaty which will provide greater certainty for Australian investors in Uruguay and further strengthen our economic relationship with the fast growing Latin American region.

Two people sitting at a desk, signing paper work.
Australia's Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham signs an updated Bilateral Investment Treaty with Uruguay’s Ambassador to Australia, Her Excellency Victoria Francolino. Credit: Nathan Fulton, DFAT
Last Updated: 9 April 2019