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Deal #4492

Location #1

Spatial accuracy level
Exact location
Location
Hickmann, Salta Province, Argentina

Latitude
-23.2148724
Longitude
-63.567516299999966
Target country
Argentina

Land area

Size under contract (leased or purchased area, in ha)
[2007] 7407
Comment on land area
Only 3327 hectares will be used for agricultural production, 2282 hectares will be used for conservation.

Intention of investment

Intention of the investment
Food crops, Livestock, Agriculture unspecified, Conservation
Comment on intention of investment
Only 3327 hectares will be used for agricultural production, 2282 hectares will be used for conservation.

Nature of the deal

Nature of the deal
Outright Purchase

Negotiation status

Negotiation status
[2007] Concluded (Contract signed)

Implementation status

Implementation status
Startup phase (no production)

Number of total jobs created

Jobs created (total)
Yes
Planned number of jobs (total)
70

Operating company

Name of investment project
El Carmen

 

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Data source #1

Data source type
Company sources
File

Data source #2

Data source type
Media report
File
Date
2007-05-18

Data source #3

Data source type
Media report
File
Date
2014-03-10

Data source #4

Data source type
Research Paper / Policy Report
File
Date
2014-02-05

Data source #5

Data source type
Media report
File
Date
2014-01-21

Data source #6

Data source type
Company sources
File
Comment on data source
Accessed: 21:10:2014

Data source #7

Data source type
Company sources
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Comment on data source
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Data source #8

Data source type
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Comment on data source
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Consultation of local community

Community consultation
Limited consultation

How did the community react?

Community reaction
Mixed reaction

Promised benefits for local communities

Promised benefits for local communities
Education
Productive infrastructure (e.g. irrigation, tractors, machinery...)
Capacity Building

Former land cover

Former land cover
Forest land

Detailed crop, animal and mineral information

Crops area
Bean, Corn (Maize), Wheat

Overall comment

Overall comment
There are conflicts for land with indigenous communities and small farmers, due to the land clearing that affects their lifestyle.

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