Republic of Argentina
: Buenos Aires
: 2 780 400 km²
: food, automotive, consumer goods, textiles, chemicals, petrochemicals, publishing, metallurgy, iron and steel, mining, electronics and aerospace.
: 44 938 712 hab.
: Peso ($, ARS)
: Meat, cereals such as wheat and corn, oilseeds such as sunflower, soybean and its derivatives in oils, beer, tobacco, yerba mate, tequila, pears, apples, peaches, plums, garlic, onion, chia, amaranth, quinoa, honey, sugar, peanuts, aromatic teas, tomatoes, among others.
Argentina is a major South American country with a terrain that includes the Andes Mountains, glacial lakes and grasslands in the Pampas, the traditional grazing land of its famous cattle. The country is known for its tango dance and music. Its great cosmopolitan capital, Buenos Aires, focuses on the Plaza de Mayo, surrounded by imposing 19th century buildings such as the Casa Rosada, the iconic presidential palace.