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Tuesday, April 19, 2022
Ships moored Parana River Port
Shipping

Argentine Maritime Workers Plan 24-Hour Strike

By Maximilian Heath BUENOS AIRES, April 19 (Reuters) – Argentine ship workers will stage a 24-hour strike on Thursday to protest what they call

April 19, 2022
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Sunday, November 7, 2021
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In a World Desperate for Wheat, Australia and Argentina Step Up

By Sybilla Gross (Bloomberg) –For the second season in a row, the stars are favorably aligned for Australian wheat growers — a bumper harvest,

November 7, 2021
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Wednesday, October 27, 2021
Parana River Bulker
Shipping

Once Mighty Parana River Is Now A Trickle Of Muddy Water

By Lucila Sigal (Reuters) – Gustavo Alcides Diaz, an Argentine fisherman and hunter from a river island community, is at home on the water. The Parana

October 27, 2021
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Monday, October 11, 2021
Rio Paraguay drought
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Brazil Exports Soar As ‘Soybean Super-Highway’ River Dries Up

By Ana Mano (Reuters) – Soymeal shipments from Brazil’s Paranagua port jumped in September driven by strong demand and a drought that has disrupted

October 11, 2021
Total Views: 2388

Tuesday, September 21, 2021
Ships moored Parana River Port
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Jan de Nul to Keep Dredging Argentina’s Parched Parana River

BUENOS AIRES, Sept 21 (Reuters) – Argentina’s government has formally agreed a 90-day deal with Belgian firm Jan de Nul to keep dredging the Parana

September 21, 2021
Total Views: 1405

Thursday, August 12, 2021
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100-Year Drought Impacting Argentina’s Grain Exports

By Hugh Bronstein BUENOS AIRES, Aug 12 (Reuters) – A once-a-century drought has lowered the water level of Argentina’s main grains transport river,

August 12, 2021
Total Views: 928

Friday, August 6, 2021
Ships moored Parana River Port
Shipping

Argentina’s Soybean Super-Highway is Drying Up

By Jonathan Gilbert (Bloomberg) — Snaking its way through thousands of miles of South American rainforest and pampas and past sprawling soybean and corn

August 6, 2021
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Wednesday, May 26, 2021
Ships moored Parana River Port
Ports

Argentine Port Workers Back On COVID-19 Vaccine Strike

By Hugh Bronstein (Reuters) – Argentine port workers said on Tuesday they would hold a 48-hour strike starting at midnight (0300 GMT Wednesday), after

May 26, 2021
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Friday, May 21, 2021
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Argentina’s Key Grains Port Snarled After Strike over Vaccine Access

By Hugh Bronstein BUENOS AIRES, May 21 (Reuters) – Argentina’s main grains port of Rosario was snarled on Friday in the aftermath of a 48-hour

May 21, 2021
Total Views: 1722

Friday, May 7, 2021
Longshoremen discharging grain aboard Bulker
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Dryness Poses Underestimated Problem For South America Bulk Exports

By Hugh Bronstein and Maximilian Heath (Reuters) – Argentine soy and corn harvesting is being driven by ideal weather conditions but the lack of rain

May 7, 2021
Total Views: 3040

Wednesday, May 5, 2021
Ships moored Parana River Port
Shipping

Low Water on Parana River ‘Trims’ Argentine Farm Exports

By Hugh Bronstein and Maximilian Heath BUENOS AIRES, May 5 (Reuters) – Argentina’s Parana River, the grains superhighway that takes soy and corn

May 5, 2021
Total Views: 2181

Thursday, April 29, 2021
Ships moored Parana River Port
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Soy-Shipping Turmoil Deepens With Argentine Minister’s Death

By Jonathan Gilbert (Bloomberg) — Argentine farmers struggling to ship their crops through increasingly shallow rivers may soon face a new obstacle: One

April 29, 2021
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Tuesday, April 27, 2021
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Waterways Are Drying Up Making Navigation Difficult In Key South American Crop-Shipping Ports

The South American drought that’s helping push Wheat, Corn, and Soybean prices to multiyear highs isn’t just threatening crops, but also the

April 27, 2021
Total Views: 4814

Thursday, January 7, 2021
Ships moored Parana River Port
Shipping

Biggest Soy Exporters Breathe Relief as Union Ends 29-Day Strike

By Jonathan Gilbert (Bloomberg) — Exporters in Argentina, the world’s biggest supplier of soy products, breathed a sigh of relief on Thursday as grain

January 7, 2021
Total Views: 2503

Wednesday, December 30, 2020
Loading Soybeans aboard ship in Rosario, Argentina
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Massive Argentina Oilseed Strike Is Over

By Hugh Bronstein and Maximilian Heath (Reuters) – Argentina’s soy crushing companies signed a contract with the country’s oilseed workers

December 30, 2020
Total Views: 860

Monday, December 28, 2020
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Loading of More Than 140 Grains Ships in Argentina Delayed Due to Strike

By Hugh Bronstein and Maximilian Heath BUENOS AIRES, Dec 28 (Reuters) – Loading of more than 140 agricultural export ships in Argentina has been stalled

December 28, 2020
Total Views: 3019

Ships moored Parana River Port
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Argentina Agro-Export Companies Improve Labor Deal to End Grains Port Strike

By Jorge Otaola BUENOS AIRES, Dec 27 (Reuters) – Argentina’s influential chamber of soyoil manufacturers and exporters on Sunday spiced up an offer

December 28, 2020
Total Views: 1375

Sunday, December 27, 2020
Ships at anchor in Santa Fe, Argentina
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Argentina Calls Meeting to End Grains Ports Strike

By Jorge Otaola BUENOS AIRES, Dec 25 (Reuters) – Argentina is moving to resolve a ports strike that has bogged down agricultural exports from one of the

December 27, 2020
Total Views: 3638

Wednesday, December 23, 2020
Ships at anchor in Santa Fe, Argentina
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Argentina Soymeal Manufacturers Offer Workers Deal to End 2-week Strike, Union Says Not Enough

By Maximilian Heath BUENOS AIRES, Dec 23 (Reuters) – Soymeal manufacturers in Argentina presented late on Tuesday a proposal aimed at ending a two-week

December 23, 2020
Total Views: 1228

Tuesday, December 22, 2020
Ships at anchor in Santa Fe, Argentina
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Over 100 Grain Ships Delayed Due To Argentine Port Strike

By Hugh Bronstein and Maximilian Heath (Reuters) Argentina is the No. 1 international exporter of soymeal livestock feed used to fatten hogs and poultry from

December 22, 2020
Total Views: 2117