Non-traditional agro-exports accounted for 17.6% of Peru’s shipments overseas

The non-traditional agro-export sector accounted for 17.6% of Peru’s total shipments overseas in the first two-month period of the year, the Peruvian Foreign Trade Society (Comex-Peru) reported. Non-traditional agro-exports totalled $1.303 billion between January and February, an increase of 13.5% compared to the same period in 2020. In this case, shipments of fresh grapes ($509 million, up 27.1%), mangoes ($166 million, up 3.5%), blueberries ($45 million, up 25.6%), and avocados ($39 million, up 76.2 %%) stood out.

Source: Andina