Argentina


Currency

The official currency of Argentina is Peso.

Capital

Buenos Aires

Location

Argentina is located in south America.


Argentina Location

Population

Estimated population (2010): 43,417,000

Estimated population (2000): 37,057,000

Estimated population (1950): 17,150,000

Flag


Argentina Flag

Economy

Argentina has the third largest economy of Latin America, and the second largest in South America. Argentina has rich natural resources, a highly literate population, a strong agricultural sector, and a diversified industrial base. Argentina's economic performance has always been very uneven, in which high economic growth alternated with severe recessions.
Main exports of Argentina are: Soy and soy products, motor vehicles and parts, cereals, chemicals, fossil fuels, fruit and vegetable products, aluminum and steel, electric machinery, and gold.


The most popular places in Argentina among international travellers

Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires
Iguazu Falls

Iguazu Falls
Mar Del Plata

MarDelPlata