Country information

Peru

Area

1.285.216 km²

Capital

Lima

Government

Francisco Rafael Sagasti Hochhausler

Population

33,30 million

Contact

Ulrike Göldner

Regional Manager Bolivien, Chile, Ecuador, Peru

u.goeldner@lateinamerikaverein.de

+49 (0) 40 413 43 145

Economic data

Basic data 2019 2020 2021
GDP growth in % 2,2 -11,1 10,2P
Export in bn. US$ 54,60 45,12  
Import in bn. US$ 52,31 42,63  
Interest rate in % 2,25 0,25 0,75P
Exchange rate PEN-US$ 3,31 3,55 3,89
Inflation rate in % 1,9 2,0 3,3P
HDI (Human Development Index) 0,777    

Foreign Trade

Import products: Mineral fuels and oil, Machinery
Import partner: China, USA

Export products: Copper Ore, Gold, Fruits
Export partner: China, USA

Notes

P = Prediction
Update: 23.07.2021
Sources: UNDP, Worldbank, CEPAL, OANDA, Banco Itau, OEC, GTAI