Thursday February 22 2018
Peru Interbank Three Month Rate at 3.79 percent


Peru Interbank Three Month Rate was quoted at 3.79 percent on Wednesday February 21.





Wednesday February 21 2018
Peru Wages Low Skilled at 1220.00 PEN/Month


Wages Low Skilled in Peru increased to 1220 PEN/Month in 2017 from 1170 PEN/Month in 2016.





Tuesday February 20 2018
Peru Imports at 3317.00 USD Million


Imports to Peru increased 9.7 percent year-on-year to USD 3317 million in December of 2017, with purchases of supply goods jumping 21.6 percent; consumption goods 1.2 percent; and capital goods 0.8 percent. For the whole 2017, imports went up 10 percent.





Tuesday February 20 2018
Peru Balance of Trade at 1081.00 USD Million


Peru’s trade surplus widened to USD 1081 million in December of 2017 from a USD 1075 million surplus a year earlier. It marks the 18th consecutive monthly surplus and the highest since December of 2011. Exports rose 7.3 percent to USD 4397 million, nudged by sales of traditional goods (+10.2 percent), namely copper and gold. Shipments of non-traditional goods inched up 0.2 percent, mainly agricultural goods, chemicals and textiles. Imports increased 9.7 percent to USD 3317 million, with purchases of supply goods jumping 21.6 percent; consumption goods 1.2 percent; and capital goods 0.8 percent. For the whole 2017, Peru’s trade surplus widened significantly to USD 6266 million from USD 1888 million a year earlier, with exports soaring 21.3 percent and imports growing 10.0 percent. It is the highest surplus in five years.





Tuesday February 20 2018
Peru Exports at 4397.00 USD Million


Exports from Peru went up 7.3 percent year-on-year to USD 4397 million in December of 2017, nudged by sales of traditional goods (+10.2 percent), namely copper and gold. Shipments of non-traditional goods inched up 0.2 percent, mainly agricultural goods, chemicals and textiles. Considering full 2017, exports jumped 21.3 percent.





Tuesday February 20 2018
Peru Wages High Skilled at 4190.00 PEN/Month


Wages High Skilled in Peru increased to 4190 PEN/Month in 2017 from 4070 PEN/Month in 2016.





Tuesday February 20 2018
Peru Current Account to GDP at -2.80 percent


Peru recorded a Current Account deficit of 2.80 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2016.





Tuesday February 20 2018
Peru GDP Annual Growth Rate at 2.20 percent


Peru's economy advanced 2.2 percent year-on-year in the fourth quarter of 2017, easing from a 2.5 percent growth in the previous period. Output expanded at a slower pace for petrol gas and mining (2.6 percent from 4.1 percent in Q3); agriculture (4.0 percent from 7.0 percent); telecommunications (7.8 percent from 8.9 percent) and utilities (0.2 percent from 1.6 percent). Additionally, output contracted further for manufacturing (-5.5 percent from -1.8 percent) and fisheries (-51.4 percent from -44.5 percent). On the expenditure side, the growth was mostly due to increases in household (2.6 percent); government (11.5 percent) and gross fixed capital (5.8 percent). Considering full 2017, the economy grew 2.5 percent.





Tuesday February 20 2018
Peru Changes in Inventories at -14.42 PEN Million


The stocks of goods held by firms in Peru decreased by 14.42 PEN Million in the third quarter of 2017.





Tuesday February 20 2018
Peru Government Spending at 14093.33 PEN Million


Government Spending in Peru increased to 14093.33 PEN Million in the third quarter of 2017 from 13863.61 PEN Million in the second quarter of 2017.