Non-traditional Peruvian exports up 6.4% in December 2020

Peru’s non-traditional exports totalled $1.454 billion in December 2020, representing a 6.4% increase compared to December 2019. The higher export volumes in farming, fishery, chemical and textile products, mainly explain this growth. Total exports amounted to $4.78 billion in the same month, representing a 3.7% increase compared to December 2019.

Peru accelerates vaccine approval process, saving 20 days

The Ministry of Transports and Communication announced it would exceptionally lift formalities part of the approval process of products arriving to Peru, in order to save around 20 days and start vaccinating the population earlier. The electronic equipment accompanying vaccine doses is required to monitor in real-time the temperature, location, movement and storage.