Trade surplus of US$400 million recorded by Argentina in March 2021

Argentina recorded last March a trade surplus of US$400 million, which represented a year-on-year contraction of 65%. 

According to Argentina’s National Institute of Statistics and Censuses (Indec), the volume of trade exchange (exports plus imports) increased by 46.5 % year-on-year and reached 11.04 billion dollars. 

According to official data, in March, Argentina exported US$5.72 billion, 30.5% more than in the same month of 2020, due to a 14.6% increase in quantities and a 13.9% increase in prices. 

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