Exporting to Argentina

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Exporting to Argentina

Argentina is located in South America and sits at position 42 in exports and is majorly in exports machinery, organic chemicals, motor vehicles, natural gas, plastics and petroleum. The capital city is Buenos Aires and they have exports of around $71billion. The main export partner countries are Brazil (around 26%) US (around 15%), Germany (around 4%) and China (around 11%). The top products of export are petroleum gas ($5B), cars (around $7B), petroleum gas (around $5B), refined petroleum ($4.5B), vehicle parts (around $4B) and telephones (around $2.5B).

Argentina sits as the fourty-sixth largest export economy in the world and the fifty-third most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). It is very complex due in large part to difficult import restrictions, restriction on access to foreign currency and a high level of inflation of around 20%. Argentina exported around $75B and imported around $73B, with a positive trade balance of around $3.2B. The GDP of around Argentina was around $605B and its GDP per capita was around $14.5k.

The main exports of Argentina are Soybean Meal (around $10B), Corn (around $5B), Soybean Oil (around $4B), Cars (around $4B) and Delivery Trucks (around $4B). Geographically, Argentina sits on the edge of Chile, Brazil, Bolivia, Paraguay and Uruguay by land and the Falkland Islands by sea.

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1.00 GBP
British Pound
1.00 GBP = 19.9945 ARS
=
19.9945 ARS
Argentine Peso
1.00 ARS = 0.05001 GBP

Country Profile

CapitalArgentine RepublicRepblica Argentina(Spanish) Flag Coat of arms Motto: "En unin y libertad" ("In Unity and Freedom") Anthem: Himno Nacional Argentino ("Argentine National Anthem") Sol de Mayo(Sun of May) Mainland Argentina shown in dark green, with territorial claims shown in light green Buenos Aires
Population 43,417,000
Area2,780,400 km2 (8th)
1,073,518 sq mi
Currency Peso (ARS)
GDP
Languagesand de facto Spanish

Argentina: Imports Profile

Imports from Argentina

Imports from Argentina: $57.18 billion
Import commodities:Machinery, motor vehicles, petroleum and natural gas, organic chemicals, plastics
Top import destinations:Brazil 22.4%, United States 16.3%, China 15.5%, Germany 5.1% (2015)
GDP growth (annual %)

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Country Profile

CapitalArgentine RepublicRepblica Argentina(Spanish) Flag Coat of arms Motto: "En unin y libertad" ("In Unity and Freedom") Anthem: Himno Nacional Argentino ("Argentine National Anthem") Sol de Mayo(Sun of May) Mainland Argentina shown in dark green, with territorial claims shown in light green Buenos Aires
Population 43,417,000
Area2,780,400 km2 (8th)
1,073,518 sq mi
Currency Peso (ARS)
GDP
Languagesand de facto Spanish

0.60

Econ Complexity 43rd of 185
1980
2014

$69B

Exports 47th of 220
1980
2014

$64B

Imports 45th of 220
1980
2014
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