Bundled Sales Could Boost Argentina Wine Exports to India

Patrick Archer wine & vineyards

Wine with beer may sound like a poor combination, but the pairing could significantly boost Argentine wine exports to India. Government authorities in Delhi have approved the sale of wine together with beer in local supermarkets, according to Gabriela Malizia of Los Andes. Department stores and supermarkets larger than 500 square feet with annual sales greater than Rs 1.5 million (US$33,333) …

Argentina’s Emerging 1-2 Wine Punch: Malbec Surging, Torrontes Rising

Patrick Archer agribusiness, competitiveness, lifestyle, real estate, wine & vineyards

Argentina’s December wine export numbers are now available, so we finally have a figure for full-year 2010 exports of Argentine wine and grape juice: US$864.5 million, a healthy 12% increase over full-year 2009. Export volume rose 6.7% in December compared to 2009, while the total value of Argentine exports reached US$77.8 million, a 21% increase over December 2009. The 2010 …

Untapped Housing Demand Among Argentina’s Middle Class

Patrick Archer real estate

When we shared the 2011 real estate predictions of the local broker community in the final days of 2010, #2 on the list was that demand would be greatest for units priced below US$200,000. On further reflection, that’s not really a prediction, it’s a given. Middle-class demand for housing in Argentina has reached record levels and remains untapped given the …