Peru's trade surplus narrowed to USD 456 million in July 2019 from USD 556 million in the same month of the previous year. Exports declined 2.7 percent to USD 3.99 billion, despite a 13.0 percent jump of non-traditional exports; in contrast, traditional exports declined 8.0 percent, as oil & gas plummeted 31.6 percent and seafood 25.8 percent. Meantime, imports edged down 0.2 percent to USD 3.53 billion, mainly dragged by a 6.9 percent drop in supply goods. In contrast, purchases of capital goods climbed 9.3 percent. Balance of Trade in Peru averaged 96.59 USD Million from 1957 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 1290.20 USD Million in December of 2011 and a record low of -676.30 USD Million in January of 2014.

Balance of Trade in Peru is expected to be 1180.00 USD Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Balance of Trade in Peru to stand at 1150.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Peru Balance of Trade is projected to trend around 1130.00 USD Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2019-06-07 01:00 AM Balance of Trade Apr $259M $471M $400M
2019-07-05 02:00 AM Balance of Trade May $29M $250M $600M
2019-08-08 10:45 PM Balance of Trade Jun $802M $79M $100M
2019-09-05 10:50 PM Balance of Trade Jul $456M $815M $170M
2019-10-03 10:00 PM Balance of Trade Aug $456M $260M
2019-11-07 10:00 PM Balance of Trade Sep $ 500M
2019-12-05 10:00 PM Balance of Trade Oct


Peru Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 456.00 815.00 1290.20 -676.30 USD Million [+]
Current Account -1144.65 -1659.20 1347.00 -3165.63 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -1.50 -1.20 3.31 -9.50 percent [+]
Imports 3533.00 3175.00 4012.50 16.30 USD Million [+]
Exports 3989.00 3990.00 4584.40 16.60 USD Million [+]
External Debt 82479.00 80696.00 82479.00 9121.00 USD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 95.84 94.12 115.82 51.38 Index Points [+]
Remittances 844.72 800.36 844.72 21.75 USD Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 4419430.00 4032339.00 4419430.00 216534.00 [+]
Gold Reserves 34.68 34.70 34.70 34.21 Tonnes [+]
Terrorism Index 2.95 2.54 3.93 2.54 [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 3093.77 2409.90 5304.41 -2357.33 USD Million [+]
Crude Oil Production 57.00 54.00 140.00 34.66 BBL/D/1K [+]

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Peru Balance of Trade

In 2017, Peru recorded a trade surplus for the second consecutive year, mostly due to a rise in shipments of minerals like copper, gold, zinc, lead, iron and silver. Peru’s main imports are: raw materials for industry, capital goods for industry and fuels. Main trading partners are: China (34 percent of total exports and 22 percent of total imports) and United States (11 percent of exports and 20 percent of imports). Others include: Brazil, Switzerland, Mexico, South Korea and India. This page provides - Peru Balance of Trade - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Peru Balance of Trade - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
456.00 815.00 1290.20 -676.30 1957 - 2019 USD Million Monthly




Country Last Previous
Argentina 951.00 Jul/19
Australia 7268.00 Jul/19
Brazil 3280.00 Aug/19
Canada -1124.40 Jul/19
China 348.30 Aug/19
Euro Area 24789.70 Jul/19
France -4607.00 Jul/19
Germany 21449.00 Jul/19
India -13450.00 Aug/19
Indonesia 85.10 Aug/19
Italy 7630.87 Jul/19
Japan -136.30 Aug/19
Mexico -1117.00 Jul/19
Netherlands 4127.00 Jul/19
Russia 11224.00 Jul/19
Saudi Arabia 131636.00 Mar/19
Singapore 3787.85 Aug/19
South Africa -2880.82 Jul/19
South Korea 1723.00 Aug/19
Spain -1532700.00 Jun/19
Switzerland 1152.71 Aug/19
Turkey -3191.93 Jul/19
United Kingdom -219.00 Jul/19
United States -53989.00 Jul/19


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