Economic Activities

The section on Economic Activities includes extensive reports on Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries, Industry, Mines and Energy, Transport and Communications. Argentina occupies the first place in world production and export of: sunflower oil, soybean oil, horses, jojoba, lemon, honey, corn, soybeans, beef, and wine. To learn more about what and how is produced in Argentina, which exports and imports. What are its energy and much more … Check the following reports on Argentina: Economic Activities in El Sur del Sur: Argentina: The country, its culture and its people.

Puerto Madero, vista del canal con la Fragata. Buenos Aires

Argentine Tourism Industry

Updated June 9, 2019Touristic Destinations Argentine tourism industry developed favored by the magnitude of the wealth of the attractions of our country. The richness of landscapes, and the important tourist infrastructure that has Argentina, allows having a wide and varied tourism offering. From Quiaca to Ushuaia, and from Andes to the...

Camión Transportando carga en ruta

Transportation and Communications in Argentina

Updated June 9, 2019 In 1990 transportation and communications in Argentina, representing 5% of GDP, arriving in 2017 to 9,8%. The transport capacity of a country is linked to its economic potential. Not enough to have a good production. Economic development implies to transport products in and outside the territory,...

Torres eléctricas de alta tensión del complejo Salto Grande

Mining and Power in Argentina

Updated June 9, 2019 The mining and power in Argentina , is closely linked to the growth of economic activities in the country. Argentina is a country rich in mineral reserves and energy resources, which have not yet been exploited to the extent of their potential. Although, Vaca Muerta, is...

Autopartes de Industria argentina

Industrial Activity in Argentina

Updated June 14, 2019 Industrial activity in Argentina is going through a particularly difficult period marked by the rise in domestic costs, the fall in consumption, the inability to import inputs necessary to produce and lack of funding. Stagnated since 2012, the sector accounts for only 15.5% of the national...

Exposición Ganadera Argentina en la Sociedad Rural

Livestock in Argentina

Updated June 9, 2019Panorama of livestock in Argentina According to the figures from the 1988 Livestock National Census (Instituto Nacional de Estadísticas y Censos, INDEC), in Argentina there are 75 million head of cattle including bovine, ovine, porcine and equine cattle. About 60 per cent corresponds to the finest breeds...

Foreign trade. Containers in the port

Foreign Trade in Argentina

Updated June 9, 2019Mercosur On 1 January 1995 began operating the Mercosur, a zone of free trade between the Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay and Uruguay. Customs Union imperfect, was implemented within the Mercosur, in order to reach the Common Market. In the case of Argentina and Brazil, the two largest economies...

Agricultura Argentina, vista aérea

Agriculture in Argentina

Updated June 9, 2019Panorama of agriculture in Argentina The agriculture in Argentina is one of the main economic activities that not only caters to the country, but that the surplus is exported. Argentina has a continental area of about 2.8 million square kilometers and has around 34 million hectares of...

Actividad Pesquera Argentina, inauguraci

Fishing Activity in Argentina

Updated June 9, 2019 LArgentina fishing is an economic activity with high expectations for the future, given the importance of fisheries resources. Argentina is a country with a long marine coast, with 4700 km of coastline on the South Atlantic Ocean, plus inland waters, and aquaculture. The Argentine Sea is...

Argentina Actividades Económicas

Economic Activities in Argentina

Updated June 9, 2019 Argentina economic activities followed a pattern of agricultural and livestock exports which endured from the colonial times up to the early decades of the 20th century. Then it gave rise to the production of some manufactures, which stopped coming from Europe, until the establishment of industries...

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