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Exploration trip AGROACTIVA Argentina – June 2016

June 6, 2016 @ 8:00 am - June 16, 2016 @ 5:00 pm UTC+8

ArCham invites Manufacturers, Distributors and Technology Developers to Agroactiva in Argentina. Your best chance to visit the most extensive Agriculture Machinery Expo in Argentina.


ArCham proposes to the Australian Manufacturers and Distributors of Farm Equipment an exploration trip to Argentina to provide a close look at the new agro-technologies. The exploration trip will focus on the following areas of opportunity:
1. Import new technologies for its application in the Australian domestic market.
2. Purchase licenses to manufacture or assemble in Australia.
3. Acquire or partner with well stablished Argentinean companies.


Argentine agricultural and farming sector is one of the world’s leading food producers. Its competitive stance in the market comes from its natural resources richness associated with permanent technological innovation and knowledge generation for agro industry. Argentina’s farming machinery industry is made of 730 SMEs manufacturing equipment plus thousands of manufacturers of spares parts. On top of a relevant and unmeasured number of small implements, only in 2013 Argentina produced: 1600 tractors, 3200 seeders, 950 sprayers, 300 harvesters and 1000 headers. As highlighted by recognised international agro-specialists; Argentina is world leader in agro equipment design and technology.

Agroactiva 2016

Static Exposition

When visitors come to AgroActiva they come across an actual city arising in the middle of the field. The exhibitors have a suitable combination of effort, investment and prolixity while displaying their stands and together with their products they make the “static” area comparable with an art gallery about farming production.

Competition is really strong between enterprises and organisms (whether public or private) conforming a huge mixture of exhibitors, and that is why each and every year the effort for attracting people is bigger.

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Dynamic field demonstration

Even though during our last editions a wider demand has been consolidated, AgroActiva continues to be the major meeting point in Argentina regarding agricultural machinery.

Agroactiva’s field is prepared with all crops, where: seeders, fertilizers, sprayers, combines, irrigation equipment, baggers, mixers, balers, shredders, among other machinery and implements; work in real conditions.

Nearly a hundred of different brand implements test their own equipments in accurately prepared plots and, under the gaze of an overcritical public, those who want to show their potential will merge with those who want to see the new technology.

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Tentative agenda June 2016

  • Monday 6: Departure from Perth and arrival to Buenos Aires
  • Tuesday 7: City tour Buenos Aires
  • Wednesday 8: Agroactiva. Seeding demo.
  • Thursday 9: Expo Agro. Spraying and Fertilisation demo.
  • Friday 10: Expo Agro.Forage demo. Visit to a Cattle farm.
  • Saturday 11: Expo Agro, Harvesting and Silo Bags.
  • Sunday 12: Rosario. To be defined.
  • Monday 13: Visit to other manufacturers, Visit to Rosario’s Agroindustrial complex.
  • Tuesday 14: Trip to Cordoba. Association of Manufacturers of Agricultural Machinery
  • Wednesday 15: Visit to Machines manufacturers.
  • Thursday 16: Depart from Buenos Aires to Perth.
We are working on the final agenda. Please feel free to propose other visits.


The organisers

Diego Berazategui and Alejandro Lorenc from Akrom are Argentinean born Australians based in Perth and have relevant experience in Farming technology and international business. They will guide the visit and ensure that we all get the highest possible value of this experience.


Relevant links

Agroactiva: Agroactiva official webpage

2015 images: High resolution images of Agroactiva 2015

Contact us

Diego Berazategui

Alejandro Lorenc

Office: +61 1300 72 10 72


Can I buy my own flights?

Sure, just send us an email. We will only request you to purchase a travel insurance and arrive to Buenos Aires by Monday 6th.


Is it an international event?

Yes, 4000 international visitors from 30 countries are expected.

The almost 200 thousand visitors coming to each exposition are directly related to the rural scope, at such an extent that 44.5% of people coming to the venue in our last edition, were producers; 19.7% were contractors; 13.5% were stockbreeders; 3.6% were milk producers; 2.9% were engineers; 2.5% were vets and the other 13.3% were businessmen.


What else are we going to do?

We will take advantages of being there to visit Buenos Aires. The organisers are putting together some good city tours.



June 6, 2016 @ 8:00 am UTC+8
June 16, 2016 @ 5:00 pm UTC+8
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