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swot inicio

Periodically, we update the concepts that form part of this analysis, assimilating them to the country’s macro-economic and political facts and realities.

A quick look help us focus on the most relevant aspects of each of the factors considered under SWOT.

 

 

SWOT- Analysis for Argentina 2018/2019

    

 

Strengths

 

 

Weaknesses

 

  • Important natural resources;
  • Highly productive agriculture;
  • Fairly good transportation routes and systems at a regional level;
  • High education standards at a regional level;
  • European environment compared to other Latin American countries;
  • Diversity of climatic zones, from subtropical to antarctic regions.
  • IMF stand-by.

 

  • Weakness of local capital markets;
  • Limited / poor competitiveness of a large number of industrial companies;
  • Uneven wealth distribution;
  • High proportion of informal economy;
  • Bad positioning on the Corruption Perception Index at international level;
  • Significant burden due to taxes and contributions.

  

 

Opportunities

 

 

Threats

 

  • Short and medium term investment posibilities in the real estate market;
  • Manufacturing and refining process of food products;
  • Good human resources’ potential;
  • Flexibility of companies/businessmen, shown during several crisis situations;
  • High potential of renewable energy;
  • Cooperative development on research and technology;
  • Favorable conditions for projects under PPP.
  • Election of Bolsonaro in Brazil. Regional economic recovery.

 

  • Inflation and salaries costs;
  • Government interference in the markets, hardly to predict;
  • Strong concentration of exports on just a few agricultural products;
  • Potential energetic crisis;
  • Strong politicization of trade Unions;
  • Significant State shortfall;
  • Governing party without majority in both Congress chambers. 

 

 

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