Monday October 16 2017
Peru GDP YoY at 2.28 percent


Peru's economy advanced 2.28 percent year-on-year in August of 2017, following a 1.55 percent rise in the previous period. The growth was supported by extraction of petroleum, gas, minerals and related services (3.6 percent compared to 1.8 percent in July) as production of both cooper and zinc increased. Also, expansion was reported for other services (3.5 percent compared to 2.8 percent); construction (4.8 percent compared to 3.8 percent); utilities (1.9 percent compared to 1.3 percent); and wholesale and retail trade (1.2 percent). In contrast, output fell for manufacturing (-1.46 percent compared to -6.3 percent) and agriculture (-0.5 percent compared to 9 percent).





Monday October 16 2017
Peru GDP Constant Prices at 128361.02 PEN Million


GDP Constant Prices in Peru increased to 128361.02 PEN Million in the second quarter of 2017 from 120143.06 PEN Million in the first quarter of 2017.





Monday October 16 2017
Peru Unemployment Rate at 6.40 percent


Unemployment Rate in Peru decreased to 6.40 percent in September from 6.70 percent in August of 2017.





Saturday October 14 2017
Peru Interbank Three Month Rate at 4.38 percent


Peru Interbank Three Month Rate decreased to 4.38 percent on Friday October 13 from 4.40 percent in the previous trading day.





Saturday October 14 2017
Peru Fiscal Expenditure at 7591.40 PEN Million


Fiscal Expenditure in Peru decreased to 7591.40 PEN Million in September from 9774.50 PEN Million in August of 2017.





Saturday October 14 2017
Peru Government Revenues at 8117.60 PEN Million


Government Revenues in Peru decreased to 8117.60 PEN Million in September from 8394.50 PEN Million in August of 2017.





Saturday October 14 2017
Peru Government Budget Value at -2053.24 PEN Million


Peru recorded a government budget deficit of 2053.24 PEN Million in September of 2017.





Thursday October 12 2017
Peru Interest Rate at 3.50 percent


The Central Reserve Bank of Peru left the benchmark interest unchanged at 3.50 percent on its Thursday October 12th of 2017 meeting after cutting it by 25 bps on September 14th. The decision matched consensus expectations and leaves the key rate at its lowest since November of 2015. Policymakers underscored that inflation returned to the central’s banks target and that economic growth remains below its (long-term) potential. Consumer prices in Peru rose 2.94 percent year-on-year in September of 2017, compared to a 3.17 percent increase in August. On a monthly basis, consumer prices edged down 0.02 percent.





Thursday October 12 2017
Peru Business Confidence at 60.00


Business Confidence in Peru increased to 60 in September from 56 in August of 2017.





Thursday October 12 2017
Peru Copper Production at 205998.47 Tonnes


Copper Production in Peru decreased to 205998.47 Tonnes in July from 209859.19 Tonnes in June of 2017.