The Minister of Economy, Sergio Massa, summoned the entities that make up the Liaison Table to a new meeting that will be held this Tuesday at 6:00 p.m. at the Palacio de Hacienda, official sources informed Télam.
Massa will be accompanied by the Secretary of Agriculture, Juan Bahillo, as in the last meeting that took place on January 20.
There, at the headquarters of the National Institute of Agricultural Technology (INTA) in the Buenos Aires town of Castelar, the minister indicated that measures would be announced on February 1, after the request that producers approached for fiscal relief, financing and declarations of emergency or agricultural disaster at the municipal, provincial and national level.
For this afternoon, The presence of the referents of the Argentine Rural Society (SRA), Argentine Rural Confederations (CRA), Argentine Agrarian Federation (FAA) and the Intercooperative Agricultural Confederation (Coninagro) is then expected..
Last week there were different technical meetings with the aim of preparing the measures, such as the one that Bahillo had with the federal administrator of Public Revenues (AFIP), Carlos Castagneto, to advance tax mechanisms that allow relief to all producers affected by the lack of rain
In addition, there were other meetings with the provinces to analyze the declaration of an agricultural emergency in the districts, which allows the national government to grant tax benefits to producers.