Argentine agchem market tops $2bn on strong growth
The Argentine agrochemical market grew by almost 22% last year to breach the $2,000 million mark. Sales reached $2,051.8 million on 7% higher volumes, and an estimated 15% general price rise, according to Argentine agrochemical industry association, the Casafe. The figures, compiled by market research company Kleffmann, beat the previous record market in 2008 of over $1,700 million ( Agrow No , p ). The market has rebounded by 50% in nominal value terms since 2009.