GLP: South America projected to overtake US in GMO soy production, accelerate corn output by 2026

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Brazil will outperform the United States as the world’s largest soy producer in the next decade, While the increa...


Easgle Tribune: Latin America has surplus of talent, shortage of innovation

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Amid the bloodshed in Venezuela, the corruption scandal in Brazil and the s...


Mining Weekly: Future bright for Latin America, but water issues impede growth

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JOHANNESBURG (miningweekly.com) – While the outlook for mining in Latin America remains positive over the coming years, research firm BMI...


The Economist: Three South American countries hold over half the world’s lithium





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But they have not been equally adept at seizing the opportunity



LITHIUM is a coveted commodity. Lithium-ion batteries store energy that powers mobile phones, electric cars and electricity...


US News: Why Latin America Is Finally Getting Tough on Corruption

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As corruption scandals spread through Latin America, its new middle class is fighting back.



By Simeon Tegel | Contributor...


MercoPress: Argentina economy grows 0.8% in March from a year earlier

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Argentina's economy grew 0.8% in March from a year earlier, the Indec statistics agency said on Tuesday. The economy also grew 1.9% in March versus February, Indec said.On...


Focus Economics: Economic Snapshot for Latin America

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Structural weaknesses are slowing the economic recovery

Merco Press: Argentina and China will sign contract to construct two nuclear powered plants

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Argentina and China will sign next 17 May in Beijing a contract for the construction of two new nuclear powered plants, with an investment of U...


CNBC: US allows imports of Argentine lemons

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States says it will allow lemon imports from Argentina's top producing region for the first time in 16 years.

The U.S. Department...


MercoPress: ExxonMobil betting heavily in developing Argentina's Vaca Muerta shale gas

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ExxonMobil is planning to speed up investment plans for shale gas drilling in Argentina’s prized Vaca Muerta formation in the Neuquen province....