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The Passing of an Industrialist One of Argentina's leading industrialists, Agostino Rocca, died in an airplane crash in April. Rocca was president and chief executive officer of Buenos Aires-based Grupo Techint, a construction and engineering group. Rocca became one of the most influential businessmen in Argentina, expanding his company's activities throughout the region. Rocca, 55, was traveling from Buenos Aires to Calafate, a resort in Patagonia, when his plane went down. The Techint Group, consisting of 30 operating companies, is one of Argentina's largest producers of seamless and welded steel pipes used in the oil and gas industry. Techint is also involved in engineering, design

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