Fernández’s first Budget projects 5.5% growth in 2021


President Alberto Fernández’s government presented its first draft budget to Congress on Tuesday evening, predicting next year that Argentina would see economic growth of 5.5 percent, a primary fiscal deficit of 4.5 percent and annual inflation at 29 percent.
The proposal also predicts that the peso will weaken to 102.40 pesos per US dollar in 2021. It currently stands at 79.36 pesos.
The government said its strategic priorities would be the reactivation of production, generation of… Fernández’s first Budget projects 5.5% growth in 2021