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Peru is expected to attract over 4 million foreign visitors in 2017
Economy News SunflowerSunflower Updated April 29, 2017 2025   0   1   0   0  
According to the Peruvian Ministry of Foreign Trade and Tourism (Mincetur) Peru will attract more than 4 million foreign visitors this year, even surpassing the 2016 record of 3.75 million tourists.
The Top 20 most valuable Peruvian brands 2017; picture compiled by TE Media
Economy News SunflowerSunflower Updated October 05, 2018 4062   0   1   0   0  
While expats and the rich and beautiful increasingly opt for international brands, the average Peruvian still prefers to use and buy local.
Alibaba’s logistic company Cainiao signs agreement with Correos del Peru
Economy News SunflowerSunflower Updated April 29, 2017 1986   0   1   0   0  
Cainiao, the logistics company launched by Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba in 2013, has signed a memorandum with Correos del Peru to create the largest logistic network in South America.
Development of Peruvian exports in US$ from 2011 to 2016, source: ADEX
Economy News SunflowerSunflower Updated April 29, 2017 1191   0   1   0   0  
ADEX, the Peruvian Exporters Association, informed in their latest press release that Peruvian exports increased by 7% in 2016 compared to the year before totaling US$ 36,054 million.
Peru ranked only 83rd at the 2017 Global Talent Competitive Index
Economy News SunflowerSunflower Updated October 21, 2018 1095   0   1   0   0  
Even though the Peruvian economy shows an upward trend for the past years with excellent growth rates that make many other countries envious, sadly, once again Peru scores low in yet another international comparison when looking at the human capital. The newest Global Talent Competitiveness Index (GTCI) 2017 ranks Peru only on position 83; 9 positions lower than last...
With an increased copper production in 2016 Peru surpassed China and is now the second largest copper producer in the world after Chile; photo: Reuters
Economy News SunflowerSunflower Updated April 29, 2017 1249   0   1   0   0  
According to the newest numbers of the Peruvian Ministry of Energy and Mining, 2.15 million metric tons of fine copper were mined in Peru between January and November 2016. This represents an increase of 42% compared to the same period of 2015 making Peru the second largest copper producer in the world after Chile and ahead of China. ...
The Peruvian president Pedro Pablo Kuczynski announce some important economic projects for 2017; photo: El Comercio
Economy News SunflowerSunflower Updated April 29, 2017 1593   0   1   0   0  
Yesterday Peru’s President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski (PPK) took stock of his first five months in office and announced some important economic undertakings planned for 2017. The 77-year old Head of State promised as well to make good on his electoral promises.
The 6 main goals the Peruvian government wants to achieve by 2021; photo: Difusión
Economy News SunflowerSunflower Updated April 29, 2017 1751   0   1   0   0  
During his first speech as Peruvian president four month ago, Pedro Pablo Kuczynski (PPK) announced that he “wants a social revolution for his country”. But the big questions is what actually includes a social revolution and how can it be achieved? The goals of the Peruvian government were drawn up in accordance with the “Plan Bicentenario” published by the...
The Peruvian steelmaker Acero Arequipa has to shut down its production plant in Arequipa as they can't compete with cheap Chinese imports anymore
Economy News SunflowerSunflower Updated April 29, 2017 1142   0   1   0   0  
Already in July 2016 the Peruvian steelmaker Acero Arequipa temporarily closed its production plant in Arequipa suspending 120 workers due to not being able to compete with cheap Chinese imports. The plan was to reopen the plant as soon the market climate and economic conditions improve. Now however the company decided to suspend production in Arequipa permanently as the...
The first direct cargo flight ever from Peru to China brought delicious, fresh fruits and veggies to the Asian country; photo: Boeing
Economy News SunflowerSunflower Updated April 29, 2017 836   0   1   0   0  
Actually, it’s hard to imagine with having such deep trade relations; but according to Peruvian authorities yesterday the first direct cargo flight ever from Peru to China landed safely on the Shanghai Pudong International Airport. On its 18.000 km journey from Lima’s Jorge Chavez Airport in Callao to China the Boeing 777 registered with China Eastern Airlines was laden...
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