BUENOS AIRES, Oct 20 Argentine soymeal exports
were subject to a 24-hour strike by the main oilseed workers
union, but local operations at Chinese export company COFCO were
spared thanks to a special COVID-19 bonus it paid to employees,
the union said on Tuesday.
BUENOS AIRES, Oct 14 Argentine authorities on
Wednesday ended a less-than-24-hour wage strike by the
Federation of Oilseeds Workers that had temporarily halted local
soy processing at plants owned by major shippers Cargill, Bunge
, Glencore and Dreyfus.
BUENOS AIRES Human Rights Watch wants the city of Buenos Aires to stop using live facial recognition to identify children accused of committing crimes, the rights group said on Friday.
BUENOS AIRES, Oct 9 A group of international
banks have filed a criminal complaint against Argentine soy
crusher Vicentin, the company said on Friday, vowing to fight
what it called the "baseless" claims being made against it.
BUENOS AIRES, Oct 9 Human Rights Watch wants the
city of Buenos Aires to stop using live facial recognition to
identify children accused of committing crimes, the rights group
said on Friday.
BUENOS AIRES Argentina has approved HB4 drought-resistant GMO wheat by biotechnology firm Bioceres SA, the company and the government said on Wednesday, making it the first country in the world to approve a strain of GMO wheat.
BUENOS AIRES Argentina has temporarily cut soybean export taxes by 3 percentage points to 30% to help stimulate trades, the government announced, as the country struggles with recession and dwindling foreign reserves.
NEW YORK/BUENOS AIRES Argentina's honeymoon with the International Monetary Fund is about to be tested as it looks to update a $57 billion agreement struck two years ago that failed to prevent a slide into recession and the country's ninth sovereign default.
BUENOS AIRES High soy prices are expected to support planting in Argentina this season, but that will be balanced by dry weather, which is driving farmers across the Pampas grains belt to favor late-season corn, which also has attractive prices.
BUENOS AIRES, Sept 8 Rains over the last 10 days
have helped revive Argentina's drought-hit wheat crop and
improve prospects for corn planting later this month, with
Southern Hemisphere spring showers expected ahead, analysts