Monday, February 8, 2021
Grains transport workers in Argentina request COVID-19 vaccine priority
Argentina's main transport group, the Argentine Confederation of Transport Workers (CATT), has requested Argentina's government officials for their industry to be among the "vital activities" to have COVID-19 vaccine priority, Reu ...
Friday, February 5, 2021
Argentina may increase grains export taxes to control inflation
Cecilia Todesca, Argentina's President's Deputy Chief of Staff, said the government may increase grains export taxes to control the country's high inflation, Reuters reported.
Tuesday, January 26, 2021
Argentina's export hub grains supply steadily recovers after strike by truckers
Grains and oilseeds delivery to Rosario, Argentina's export hub is steadily recovering after roads from the farm belt to port were blocked by truckers who protested for weeks, Reuters reported.
Friday, January 22, 2021
Argentina's domestic beef consumption falls to historic low
Argentina's annual consumption of beef fell to a historic low of 49.7 kilogrammes per person in 2020.
Wednesday, January 13, 2021
Argentina lifts daily corn export limit
Argentina's Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, and Fisheries said it has lifted a 30,000 tonne daily limit for corn exports, which had resulted in protests by farmers, Reuters reported.
Tuesday, January 5, 2021
Argentina's corn export suspension not likely to reduce local food prices
Argentina's recently announced suspension of corn exports will not have its intended effect, which was to lower the cost of local staples like steak, the country's CICCRA meat industry chamber said on January 4.
Thursday, December 31, 2020
Argentina to suspend corn exports till Feb 28
Argentina will suspend sales of corn for export until February 28, the agriculture ministry said on December 30, announcing the surprise move as part of the government's effort to ensure ample domestic food supplies, Reuters reported.
Wednesday, December 30, 2020
Argentina soy crushers and oilseed workers sign deal, end grains port strike
Argentina's soy crushing companies and oilseed workers' unions signed deal to increase workers' salaries, ending a strike that lasted for 20 days that affected grains exports like soymeal, Reuters reported.
Tuesday, December 29, 2020
More than 140 grain ships in Argentina affected by port-side oilseed workers' strike
Gustavo Idigoras, chief of CIARA-CEC, Argentina's chamber of soymeal manufacturers, said the loading of more than 140 grains export ships in Argentina has been stalled because of a strike by port-side oilseed workers since December 9, Reute ...
Monday, December 28, 2020
Argentina's agro-export firms improve wage deal in bid to end grains port strike
The CIARA-CEC chamber, Argentina's influential group of soyoil manufacturers and exporters have improved their offer to workers on strike, looking to end a two-week standoff that has slowed down grain exports from the country, Reuters repor ...
Wednesday, December 23, 2020
Soymeal exports in Argentina disrupted as wage strike enters 13th day
Argentina's soymeal exports have grounded to a halt as wage talks between Argentine port workers and soymeal manufacturers stalled on December 22, pushing the wage strike into its 13th day, Reuters reported.
Wednesday, December 23, 2020
US soybeans reach six-year high following weather problems and wage strike in Argentina
US soybeans reached its highest price in six years on the Chicago Board of Trade following weather issues and a wage strike in Argentina, Reuters reported.
Thursday, November 12, 2020
COFCO Argentina crushing plant reports accident, three killed
COFO International's Argentina plant in Saforcada town stopped operations since November 10 after three workers died in an accident, Reuters reported.
Monday, November 2, 2020
Argentina allows import of compound feed from Russia
Argentina's National Animal Health and Quality Service (SENASA) has approved the import of compound feed from Russia.
Thursday, October 22, 2020
Exports of Argentina's pork products increase 63% in January-September 2020
Argentina's exports of pork products and by-products rose by 63% between January and September this year, according to statistics from the National Food Safety and Quality Service (SENASA).

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