Franchise opportunities in Argentina

Attractiveness of Argentina for the development of franchise business

Argentina can boast of rich natural resources, regular exports of petroleum, gas and some agricultural products, and educated people. There are 42.61 million citizens and 92% of them live in the cities, more than 15 million residents settled in Buenos Aires area. Buenos Aires, Cordoba, Rosario are the cities with vast opportunities for franchise businesses as they have rather high consuming demands. The average monthly salary in Buenos Aires is roughly $864.

The requirements of Argentines encourage the growth of such franchise sectors as restaurants and clothing stores (35% and 25% of all the franchise market, respectively). The other franchises deal with hotel and home service, car rental, tourism, computer training, pet care, etc. Overall, 644 franchises operating in the country now,  receive revenue of $7.89 billion.

The boom of franchising in Argentina started when the country was surviving economic turmoil in 2003. The franchise industry grew by 70% owing to the fact that Argentines withdrew their savings from banks due to unstable financial situation of those days and invested their funds into their own franchise companies. As a result, more than 70% of all franchisors are domestic companies nowadays. Although, there are also some foreign players on the franchise field, among them are Italy, Spain, Germany and some other European countries, the USA, Brazil and China.

Interior design, fashion, male grooming, office design franchise are the newest trends in Argentina, some of the niches are still vacant.  The average investment is $ 50,000 to set up a franchise, and the fee is approximately $30,000.

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Indicators of Argentine Business Market

  • Capital: Buenos Aires

  • Currency: Peso

  • Education Index (2013): 0.783

  • Official languages: Spanish

  • Per capita GDP (PPP): $20,170

  • Quality-of-life index (0-10): 6.39

  • Population: 43.847 mln

  • Total GDP (PPP): $879.447 billion

  • Ease of Doing Business Ranking, Rank: 117

  • Gini: 42.7

  • Human Development Index (HDI): 0.827

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List of franchises for sale in Argentina

Cone Cream franchise
Cone Cream - modern ice-cream franchise Investment from $6,900
9ROUND franchise
9ROUND - kickbox fitness centers franchise Investment from $
FreeFly franchise
FreeFly - franchise of wind tunnel skydiving simulator Investment from $
BNI franchise
BNI - Business Network International Franchise Investment from $65,000
Gemotest  franchise
Gemotest - laboratory franchise Investment from $12,000
Kawaii Factory franchise
Kawaii Factory - gifts and accessories franchise Investment from $7,600
Arabica Coffee House franchise
Arabica Coffee House - coffee houses franchise Investment from $169,000
Oko Lashes franchise
Oko Lashes - eyelash extension academy franchise Investment from $8,400
Synergy Cryo Space franchise
Synergy Cryo Space - cryo capsules franchise Investment from $51,400
Pravilnaya Kosmetika franchise
Pravilnaya Kosmetika - natural cosmetics franchise Investment from $1,320
Zoom'n'Joy franchise
Zoom'n'Joy - retail stores with optical equipment franchise Investment from $36,000
Snatap  franchise
Snatap - vending and marketing franchise Investment from $7,530
Smart Refinery Technologies Group franchise
Smart Refinery Technologies Group - oil refineries franchise Investment from $500,000
UDS GAME franchise
UDS GAME - marketing mobile APP franchise Investment from $5,000
Great Clips franchise
Great Clips - hair salon franchise Investment from $136,900
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