A leader in Argentina’s agricultural and livestock industry and as such, the only one whose shares are listed on the Buenos Aires Stock Exchange and US NASDAQ, Cresud has been facing a major transformation since 1994 through its significant investments in land, cattle and technology.
The Company pursues as a mission the generation of profits based on its cornerstones, namely:
- The acquisition, transformation and sale of farmland
- Production in its own farmlands or in farmlands leased from third parties.
|September 1994||June 2012|
|Cresud’s own farms||7||34|
|Cresud’s own area (hectares)||20,263||473,093|
|Area under concession (hectares)||-||132,000|
|Area in productive use (hectares)||20,263||406,572|
|Area held as land reserves (hectares)||-||539,879|
|Area under lease agreements (hectares)||736||55,101|
|Area under irrigation (hectares)||-||3,763|
|Beef cattle stock (heads)||20,177||74,756|
|Dairy cattle stock (heads)||1,669||6,861|
|Storage capacity (tons)||2,600||98,500|