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Montevideo, October 17th 2021 - 21:50 UTC

Tag: exports ban

  • Tuesday, May 18th 2021 - 09:44 UTC

    Argentina bans meat exports for 30 days in an attempt to curb inflation

    The 30-day ban will in fact last “until the domestic market is in order.”

    The Argentine government of President Alberto Fernández has announced all meat exports will be banned for the next 30 days in an attempt to slow down inflation as domestic prices went up 20% owing to foreign demand.

  • Friday, April 23rd 2021 - 08:33 UTC

    Bolivia bans beef exports to guarantee domestic supply

    Bolivia's domestic beef market needs to be adequately supplied before any surplus can be sold abroad, Gonzales said.

    The Government of Bolivia Thursday decided to halt all beef exports to prevent international demand from leading to an increase in price domestic consumers could not afford, Minister of Rural Development and Lands, Remmy Gonzales announced. “We have already talked with the sectors and we have already taken the measures to suspend exports while the domestic market is not supplied,” he told the media.