Veinticinco De Mayo Department, San Juan - Economy

Economy

The main economic activity is the agricultural and the department on May 25 has more than 16,141 hectares under cultivation being completely one of the largest cultivated areas of the province. 55% of this total is occupied by at and 37% by plantations olive. The fruit, melon watermelon pear quince Damascus and peach, seeds and pastures are other crops that are made in the department to provide the remaining percentage. It also made holdings forest. It also highlights the livestock, and goats and bovine the most important thing in the area.

As for the industry stands of wine, with many wineries that produce wines called common or table, which supply the province and some parts of the country. Also highlighted olivícola production with the development of one of the best olive oil of the province and the country.

Departments of San Juan Province
  • Albardón
  • Angaco
  • Calingasta
  • Capital
  • Caucete
  • Chimbas
  • Iglesia
  • Jáchal
  • Nueve de Julio
  • Pocito
  • Rawson
  • Rivadavia
  • San Martín
  • Santa Lucía
  • Sarmiento
  • Ullum
  • Valle Fértil
  • Veinticinco de Mayo
  • Zonda

Coordinates: 31°49′S 68°12′W / 31.817°S 68.200°W / -31.817; -68.200

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