Argentina is talent, creativity and innovation.
1st exporter of software, IT and audiovisual services in MERCOSUR (1)
5 out of the 16 Latin American “unicorns” are from Argentina (Despegar, Mercado Libre, Globant, OLX and Auth0) (3)
3rd exporter complex in the country with over USD 6.1 billion exports in 2019 (2)
technopoles in the country (1)
- Knowledge-Economy Observatory
- Argentine National Institute of Statistics and Census (INDEC), 2020
- LAVCA, 2018
The global services industry is a mature one in Argentina, with over a decade of constant growth, favored by its human capital talent, time zone benefits, business environment and the quality of its local technological infrastructure.
Argentina is frontrunner in software development and exports, with over 4,200 companies in the field. It is Latin American benchmark in technological services applied to agroindustry (AgTech) and is gaining momentum in the videogame and FinTech fields.
Entrepreneurship Act: encourages the development of the Argentine entrepreneurship ecosystem.
Knowledge-Economy Law: its main objectives are to facilitate talent hiring and training, promote exports and innovation (R&D), and create new ventures.