•    Argentina is one of the largest food producers worldwide.

•    The oilseed complex participated with 23.9% (19.3 billion dollars) of the whole country exports of 2012.

•    This complex, alongside the cereal complex, which together are responsible for the foreign incomes brought in by farming exports, contributed 36.9% of the national foreign sales (29.8 billion dollars) of that year.

•    Argentina is world leader in exports of soybean oil (45% of the world market in 2012), soybean meal (43%) and peanut oil (22%).

•    Argentina is the third world exporter, also in 2012, of oilseed oil (13% of the global market), sunflower meal (12%) and peanut meal (10%).

•    The Argentine oilseed complex, one of the largest and most efficient industrial clusters in the world, made investments for US 2 billion between 2004 and 2012.

•    This complex has some of the plants with largest individual milling capacity in the world.

•    The Argentine oilseed agribusiness production reaches more than 100 destinations.

•    The complex occupies over 28,000 employees directly, and more than 200,000 indirectly.

•    It is one of the productive sectors which most contributes to the dynamism and progress of the inner country.

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