Argentina’s Santista acquired by Brazilian GBPK

Less than two years after the purchase by the Mexican group Siete Leguas, now the Brazilian group GBPK Inversiones Limitada has just closed a deal to become the new owner of Santista Argentina, one of the largest textiles companies in Argentina, with a turnover in 2019 of $38.91 million. This year it launched an investment plan for more than $5 million for the incorporation of new looms.

Pork exports grow 70% so far in 2020

Argentina's pork exports are beginning to take off. In the first nine months of 2020, they grew by 73%, compared to the same stage in 2019, reaching 31,891 tons. 65% of the cuts go to the Chinese market, which increased imports due to the impact of African swine fever on its farms.