RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Chamber of Petroleum Industries of the Argentine Republic (CIARA) and the Center of Grain Exporters (CEC), representing 48% of Argentina's exports, announced that companies in the sector turned over an amount of US$3 billion in the last month of August, a historical record for this century in the eighth month of the year.
Cumulative foreign exchange earnings from agricultural exports reached US$23.2 billion in the first eight months of the year. August's amount is a record for that month in the statistics since the beginning of this century and the . . .