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Argentina

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EDC's Position

  • Reactive approach to business
  • Open on a restricted basis under select programs

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Country At A Glance

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Map of Argentina

Country Facts

Nominal GDP477.03 Billion USD
Population41.28 Million
Total Trade/GDP37.12%
CurrencyArgentine Peso (ARS)
Merchandise Imports from Canada299.83 Million CAD
Canadian direct investment4,553 Million CAD
Main importsIntermediate, Capital & Consumer Goods, Fuels

EDC in Argentina

Canadian companies assisted116
International buyers insured236
Business volume233.17 Million CAD

Business Environment

The country's domestic economy continues to be subject to government intervention, growing trade protectionism and foreign-exchange controls. Private investment has been deterred by a changing regulatory environment and nationalizations.

Key Industries

  • Oil & Gas

How we can support your business

Through our representations in São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, we provide regional support to Canadian companies planning on or currently doing business in Argentina. Our regional representatives have developed strategic relationships with major buyers in key sectors as well as an extensive network of local contacts in the market. 

  • We are positioned to help Canadian companies through a range of financing and risk management services. 
  • Learn more about our service offering.
 

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