Grocery market in Uruguay

The Uruguayan Grocery eCommerce market is predicted to reach US$73.9 million by 2023 and accounts for 4.9% of the total eCommerce market in Uruguay. It is expected to increase over the next years. The expected compound annual growth rate for the next four years (CAGR 2023-2027) will be 12.9%, resulting in a projected market volume of US$120.1 million by 2027. Within the Grocery market ECDB considers the following two sub-markets: Food and Beverages.

Market development

eCommerce revenue development in the Other Food Cupboard market in Uruguay

The Uruguayan Other Food Cupboard eCommerce market is predicted to reach US$1.1 million by 2023 and accounts for 10.0% of the Food Cupboard eCommerce market in Uruguay. It is expected to increase over the next years. The expected compound annual growth rate for the next four years (CAGR 2023-2027) will be 13.6%, resulting in a projected market volume of US$1.9 million by 2027. The Other Food Cupboard eCommerce market is a sub-market of the Food Cupboard market. Further categories within the Food Cupboard market are: Baking Supplies, Cereals, Noodles, Nuts & Dried Fruits, and Sweets & Chocolate.

eCommerce revenue development in the Other Food Cupboard market in Uruguay

in million US$

eCommerce revenue growth in the Other Food Cupboard market in Uruguay

in %

Net eCommerce revenue split by sub-category

in %
2020 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025 2026 2027
Revenue (in mUS$) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Growth (in %) 68.3 0.5 25.9 77.5 95.0 57.7 98.8 46.2

Online share

eCommerce online share of the total Other Food Cupboard market in Uruguay

The online share refers to the proportion of the retail volume that is transacted via the Internet. It includes purchases via desktop PC, tablet or smartphone, both via website or app. Only retail of physical goods is taken into account. In the Uruguayan Other Food Cupboard retail market, the online share is 2.5% and will increase by an average of 16.2% to 4.6% by 2027.

eCommerce online share of the total Other Food Cupboard market in Uruguay

in %
2020 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025 2026 2027
Online share (in %) 24.1% 98.2% 88.2% 89.6% 17.8% 28.9% 57.9% 72.3%

Market definition

Definition of the Other Food Cupboard market within the Grocery market

Market definition: Grocery > Food > Food Cupboard > Other Food Cupboard The category Other Food Cupboard includes the online trade of canned goods (e.g. canned vegetables, canned fruits, canned soups), dried grains (e.g. rice, quinoa, couscous), condiments and sauces (e.g. ketchup, mustard, mayonnaise, soy sauce), and more. All monetary figures refer to the annual gross revenue and do not factor in shipping costs.

In-scope

  • Canned goods (e.g. canned vegetables, canned fruits, canned soups)
  • Dried grains (e.g. rice, quinoa, couscous)
  • Condiments and sauces (e.g. ketchup, mustard, mayonnaise, soy sauce)
  • Oils (e.g. olive oils, vegetable oils)
  • Seasonings and spices (e.g. salt and pepper, herbs and spices, spice blends)
  • Snacks (e.g. chips, crackers)