Argentina to Keep Substituting Imports With Locally-Made Goods

Argentina’s President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner said the country will continue to substitute imports with locally-made goods to protect jobs.

Fernandez, speaking from the northern province of Catamarca, said that her government will take all needed measures to ensure growth amid the global crisis.

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