Official name
ARGENTINE REPUBLIC
Form of government
Republic
Capital
Buenos Aires
Head of State
Alberto Fernández
Minister of Foreign Affairs
Santiago Cafiero
Date of establishment of bilateral relations
29 February 1928

Political relations

Bilateral relations are traditionally friendly. They are characterized by a high degree of mutual understanding and closeness of positions in relation to the key international issues. There is a mutual interest in further enhancing the dialogue and overall bilateral cooperation.

The then President of the Republic of Serbia, Tomislav Nikolić, attended the inauguration ceremony of the former President of the Republic of Argentina, Mauricio Macri, on 10 December 2015.

The Prime Minister of the Republic of Serbia Ana Brnabić attended the inauguration ceremony of the President of the Republic of Argentina Alberto Fernández, on 10 December 2019.

The then First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Ivica Dačić paid an official visit to the Republic of Argentina on 25 – 26 November 2014. He also visited the Republic of Argentina on 22 – 23 November 2017 on the occasion of the opening of the Republic of Serbia Square in Buenos Aires, and in 20 – 22 March 2019, he attended the second UN High-Level Conference on South-South Cooperation in Buenos Aires.

 

Economic relations

In 2020, exports amounted to 6.1 million euros, and imports to 14 million euros. In 2019, exports amounted to 6.2 million euros and imports worth 13.6 million euros.

 

Bilateral agreements

Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Serbia and the Government of the Republic of Argentina on cooperation in the field of veterinary medicine, signed on 10 May 2010 (The Official Gazette of the Republic of SerbiaInternational Treaties No. 12/10)

Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Serbia and the Government of the Republic of Argentina on the abolition of visas for holders of diplomatic and official passports, signed on 6 June 2011, (The Official Gazette of the Republic of SerbiaInternational Treaties No. 8/11)

Agreement between the Republic of Serbia and the Republic of Argentina on dealing with paid jobs of family members of diplomatic, consular, administrative and technical staff of their diplomatic and consular missions, signed on 8 October 2012, (The Official Gazette of the Republic of SerbiaInternational Treaties No. 1/13)

Agreement on scientific and technical cooperation between the Government of the Republic of Serbia and the Government of the Republic of Argentina, signed on 26 November 2014, (The Official Gazette of the Republic of SerbiaInternational Treaties No. 9/2016)

Agreement between the Republic of Serbia and the Republic of Argentina on trade and economic cooperation, signed on 22 November 2017, (The Official Gazette of the Republic of Serbia, Year IX – No. 12, 27 September 2018)

 

Contact information

The Embassy of the Republic of Serbia in Buenos Aires: http://www.buenosaires.mfa.gov.rs/.

The Embassy of the Argentine Republic in Belgrade: http://eserb.cancilleria.gob.ar/en.

Contact in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs – Department for North and South America (DNSA), tel. 00 381 (0) 11 30 68 762, e-mail: oam@mfa.rs.