News & Analysis

Pandemic continues to rage

Two months on from the decreeing of a state of emergency on account of Covid-19, and in spite of the measures taken to contain it and to reduce the economic damage caused, the pandemic continues to rage in Peru. This last week, the number of cases identified surpassed...

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Covid takes its toll in March on exports and growth

The impact of Covid-19 on the Peruvian economy is now beginning to be revealed in official statistics. Exports for March, when the emergency began mid-month, were down 37.6% on the same month a year before. Traditional exports were down 41.6%, while non-traditional...

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