Uruguay has one of the world's highest fuel prices for land transportation.
Gasoline in Uruguay is the second most expensive in the whole American continent. Barbados occupies the first place.
As regards diesel oil prices, the only countries on this side of the Atlantic that surpass Uruguay are Barbados, Belize, Jamaica, and the Cayman Islands.
On the other hand, the price of a liter of gasoline in Uruguay is double that of Brazil and exceeds that of Argentina.
The data comes from the Global Petrol Prices website, which gathers the cost of fuel worldwide weekly.
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