Molinos Río de la Plata reported sales revenues of 11,246 million pesos ($119.64 mn) in the first quarter of 2021, a 14.5% drop compared to the same quarter the previous year. The company achieved a net profit of 1,180 million pesos ($15.55 mn).
Bioceres Crop Solutions reported a 35% increase in revenues for the first quarter of 2021, reaching $35 million, compared to the same period last year. The growth was mainly in the Crop Nutrition segment, driven by a 466% increase in sales of microgranular fertilizers.
The Argentine Fintech Chamber, which brings together providers of virtual finance and credit services and even other technology providers, has 14,728 employees in Argentina and plans to incorporate another 5,683 workers in the remainder of 2021.
The National Institute of Statistics and Census (Indec) indicated that the consumption of public services recorded a 12% year-on-year decrease in February and a 1.1% contraction concerning last January. Source: Ámbito
The Argentine-Brazilian sportswear brand Topper announced investments of more than 500 million pesos ($5.32 million) to increase its production volume and hire 210 workers at its plant in Aguilares, province of Tucumán.