Peruvian exports of clothing total $467 mn in second half of 2020

Exports of clothes from Peru amounted to $467 million in the second half of 2020, representing a 72% increase from the first half of the year. The most exported clothing products were cotton t-shirts, gathering $148 million. The main destination for Peruvian exports was the US, responsible for almost 69% of all exports and $102 million, followed by Brazil and Canada.

Peruvian exports responsible for over $39 bn in 2020

Peruvian exports amounted $39.3 billion at the end of 2020, with the mining and energy sector representing $25 billion and the non-traditional sector responsible for $15.17 billion. A total of 7,519 companies exported 4,536 goods to 174 different markets around the world but concentrated towards the US, the EU, China, Canada, South Korea, Switzerland, India and Chile.