Analysis, data & forecasts on every country across the region

Economy / Paraguay

Soy Harvest To Boost Recovery

April 2010 | Economic Analysis

BMI View: Soybean production is expected to reach record levels in Paraguay this year, prompting us to revise up our forecast for real GDP growth to 4.3% from 1.3% previously. However, we caution that a successful harvest could give renewed emphasis to President Fernando Lugo's plans to raise export taxes as a means of funding increased spending on welfare programmes.

To read the full article, please choose one of the following options:

Subcribers please log in

Southern Cone MonitorSouthern Cone Channels Southern Cone Countries