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Matías Kulfas: "we are in a stage of recovery and industrial growth"
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Matías Kulfas: "we are in a stage of recovery and industrial growth"

The Minister of Productive Development of the Nation, Matias Kulfas, highlighted this Thursday that so far this year, the industry in the country grew by 5.1% compared to the evolution verified in 2019, before the pandemic."Despite the pandemic and all these problems, we can say that industrial policies are reversing the Macri process, so strong of deindustrialization and that we are in a stage of recovery and industrial growth," Kulfas wrote on his Twitter account.Along these lines, the head of the productive portfolio assured that the industrial recovery registered in 2021 was higher than that registered in "Brazil, Chile, Spain, France, Italy, India, Mexico, Germany, the United States and Japan.""This is the result of having recovered ind...
They confirmed that next week the export of meat will be reopened
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They confirmed that next week the export of meat will be reopened

The closure to the export of meat comes to an end. The Government confirmed that the doors to the item will be reopened next week. The Minister of Productive Development, Matias Kulfas, was in charge of ensuring that a new export scheme will be presented in the next few hours.Kulfas said that the design of the mechanism for the export of beef is being finalized. On Sunday, the 30-day restriction for marketing to the international market, which had been arranged with the aim of ordering the chain and increasing production, will expire.Get back on track"The idea," said Kulfas, "is that through the new scheme of rules of the game that we are finishing designing, from next week we will be able to resume the export path, seeking to guarantee m...
Funds for new technologies
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Funds for new technologies

The Ministry of Productive Development launched the Trust Fund for the Promotion of the Knowledge Economy (Fonpec), which will allocate 230 million pesos to strengthen the national industry of knowledge-based products and services. The background begins with a initial contribution from the National Treasury, to which the contributions made by registered companies as beneficiaries of the Regime for the Promotion of the Knowledge Economy, which are calculated in proportion to their size, between 1 and 3.5 percent of the total benefits received as a discount to earnings and reduction in employer contributions. To these resources are added donation income and funds provided by national, provincial, international organizations or non-governmental organizations.Those who benefit from the action...
Matías Kulfas and Martín Guzmán spoke about investments with the Minister of Industry of Spain
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Matías Kulfas and Martín Guzmán spoke about investments with the Minister of Industry of Spain

The Ministers of Productive Development, Matias Kulfas, and Economy, Martin Guzman, spoke today with their counterpart of Industry, Commerce and Tourism of Spain, Reyes Maroto, on the commercial links between both countries and the investment areas that can be developed in Argentina.The meeting took place after the meeting held this morning by the President Alberto Fernandez and his pair from Spain, Pedro Sanchez, with businessmen from both countries, at the Bicentennial Museum."We are going to advance in a cooperation and investment agenda, centered on innovation and digitization to deepen the development of the productive sector," said Kulfas, after the meeting.For his part, Guzmán highlighted the "support and accompaniment of Spain in reg...
Fixed prices for 6 months for essential products
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Fixed prices for 6 months for essential products

After several weeks of negotiation and in the battle to control the rise in food prices, the government moved two important cards in its price control programs: it decided not to extend the resolution that ensured the validity of Maximum Prices, created at the beginning from the pandemic to maintain the values ​​of food and cleaning products; and launched in parallel the Super Close program, an agreement of fixed prices for six months in 70 essential products that will reach nearby shops throughout the country until the end of the year."We had yet to find the tool to reach the global retail trade. The neighborhood trade, where more than 60 percent of purchases are made in Argentina", explained the Minister of Productive Development Matias Kulfas, who presented the program together with th...
Kulfas: "we are looking for a new scheme in which there are no trout exporters"
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Kulfas: "we are looking for a new scheme in which there are no trout exporters"

The Minister of Productive Development, Matias Kulfas, said today that the temporary closure of exports of beef was ordered to seek a market order to have detected "under-invoicing maneuvers and exporters of trout", and so that popular cuts are "accessible" to the population."We have detected non-ordering systems in an export sector, where there are some practices that at least give strong indications of under-invoicing of exports. We have detected trout exporters, who were exporting but were not clearing foreign exchange," Kulfas said.This means that these exporters "were doing a purely financial business taking advantage of the exchange gap, an illegal business," Kulfas assured in dialogue with radio El Uncover."We are looking for a new sc...
Concepción: the ministers of the Nation highlighted the investment in works
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Concepción: the ministers of the Nation highlighted the investment in works

The governor Juan Manzur visited the city of Concepción this Thursday, accompanied by the Chief of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Nation, Santiago Cafiero, together with the ministers of Public Works, Gabriel Katopodis; Interior, Eduardo de Pedro and Productive Development, Matias Kulfas.They toured the sewage treatment plant that is under construction in the "Perla del Sur". The mega-project has an estimated investment of $ 1,114 million and will contribute to a notable improvement in environmental conditions and in the quality of life of some 77,000 inhabitants.The mayor of Concepción, Roberto Sanchez; the Secretary of Industry, Knowledge Economy and External Commercial Management of the Ministry of Productive Development, Ariel bowl; ...
The ministers of the Nation visited a shoe factory, together with Manzur
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The ministers of the Nation visited a shoe factory, together with Manzur

The Alpargatas company has an important plant in Aguilares, in charge of manufacturing and importing the Topper footwear brand.The governor arrived there, Juan Manzur, together with the Chief of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Nation, Santiago Cafiero, and the ministers Gabriel Katopodis (Public Works); Eduardo "Wado" by Pedro (Interior) and Matias Kulfas (Productive development). Also Ariel bowl, Secretary of Industry, Knowledge Economy and External Commercial Management. The delegation visited the facilities of the company that works to meet the provincial and regional demand.They were received by the mayor of Aguilares, Elia Fernandez of Mansilla; the manager of the Tucumán Plant, Franco Galli; CEO Topper Diego Mohabed; director of so...
Four national ministers landed in Tucumán to prop up Manzur
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Four national ministers landed in Tucumán to prop up Manzur

The turn of the Chief of Staff, Santiago Cafiero, and the Ministers of Public Works, Gabriel Katopodis; for interior, Eduardo "Wado" De Pedro; and Productive Development, Matias Kulfas, they landed shortly after 2:00 p.m. in Tucumán to hold meetings related to the management and political meetings. They were met at the airport by the governor, Juan Manzur. The delegation will hold a meeting with legislators, deputies, mayors, councilors, leaders, union members and community delegates at the Hippodrome.Upon arrival, the group of officials will go to the Topper factory plant, in Aguilares. Then they will visit a sewage treatment plant in Concepción. This work began its execution in June of last year and is expected to be completed in Jun...
Eliminate withholdings for exports of 3,400 micro, small or medium-sized companies
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Eliminate withholdings for exports of 3,400 micro, small or medium-sized companies

The Ministry of Productive Development announced today the elimination of retentions to some 3,400 industrial and agroindustrial micro, small or medium enterprises (MSMEs) that export up to US $ 500,000, while from that amount to up to one million dollars, a reduction of the 50%, published Télam.The measure was presented today by the Ministers of Productive Development, Matias Kulfas; and of Economy, Martin Guzman; in a visit to the graphic company Zanniello, in the Industrial Park of the Buenos Aires province of Pilar, where they highlighted that the measure will include a total of 6,153 tariff positions considered to have higher added value.It is estimated that some 3,790 companies will benefit from a reduction in the rate, while another...