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Argentina's SanCor approves plan to exit Arla venture 15 Jan 2018

The members of Argentinian dairy co-op SanCor have backed the company's plan to move to sell its stake in a local venture with Arla Foods to the European dairy giant.

Argentina gives green light to Canadian pork 30 Nov 2017

The Canadian government has successfully restored market access for its pork exports to Argentina, effective immediately.

Argentina food processor Molino Canuelas postpones IPO on market volatility 20 Nov 2017

Food processor Molino Canuelas said in a stock exchange filing it is postponing an initial public offering of shares because of recent market volatility in Argentina.

Confectionery maker Arcor said to be open to strategic partnership 9 Nov 2017

Argentinian confectionery group Arcor is said to be open to entering a strategic partnership to expand beyond Latin America.

Fonterra 'interested in buying assets from Argentina's SanCor' 24 Jul 2017

New Zealand dairy giant Fonterra is in talks to acquire assets from SanCor, according to a senior government official in the Argentine dairy firm's home state.

PepsiCo closes Argentina snacks factory 29 Jun 2017

Workers from PepsiCo blocked the entrance of a logistics facility 40km north-west of Buenos Aires today (29 June) to protest the US group's decision to shut down a nearby snacks plant.

Arcor enters Argentina nuts and seeds sector with Natural Break 7 Sep 2016

Argentinian confectionery and bakery group Arcor has entered the nuts and seeds sector with the launch of Arcor Natural Break. 

Cargill sells Argentina flour assets to Molino Canuelas 24 Jun 2016

Argentine flour and baked goods producer Molino Cañuelas SACIFIA has confirmed the acquisition of Cargill's wheat flour division, its main competitor in the market.

BRF outlines expansion plans for Argentina business 3 Jun 2016

BRF has outlined plans to further expand production in Argentina, a country the Brazilian meat processor plans to use as one of its two main export bases.

Unilever to sell soy drinks business Ades 1 Jun 2016

Unilever is to offload Latin America soy beverage business Ades to Coca-Cola Co. and Coca-Cola FEMSA, the soft drinks giant's Mexico-based bottler, in a deal worth US$575m.