John Deere Argentina recently introduce its local virtual dealership. John Deere Conecta is a digital content center that “combines the virtual with the real, allowing customers to interact with the brand’s ecosystem.”
In line with its long term strategy and following previous announcements, John Deere announced that it will begin manufacturing tractors for its 6E series in its plant in Granadero Baigorria, province of Santa Fe, Argentina.
Following a double-digit decline in ag machinery sales in 2018, Argentina’s agriculture is showing signs of recovery. USDA is forecasting a record crop 49 million metric tons of corn, jumping from 31.7 million metric tons in 2018, and a soybean crop of 53 million metric tons.
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