- Mar 20, 2014
Argentina and China expand currency swap deal – media
The Central Bank of Argentina has reportedly activated a currency swap agreement with the People’s Bank of China
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China is currently Argentina’s second largest trade partner after Brazil, and the second biggest destination for Argentinian exports.
The currency swap agreement allows Argentinian companies that export to China to make settlements in yuan or dollars, which eases the outflow of foreign currency from the central bank.