On this page you will find beneficial information regarding foreign direct investment in / trading with Peru. If you are interested in exploring trade or investment possibilities in the country, feel free to contact the International Trade Council team. Additionally, we encourage you to engage with the official government investment agency featured on this page.
It is important to note that while the statistics presented on this page were understood to be accurate at the time of publication, they are subject to change over time. Please consult your ITC Trade Commissioner for up-to-date information.
Type of Government: Presidential Republic
Population: 33.72 million (2021)
GDP: 223.2 billion USD (2021)
Corporate Tax Rate: 29.5%
Personal Income Tax Rate: 30%
Major Exports: Copper Ore ($15.3B), Gold ($7.74B), Refined Copper ($2.29B), Animal Meal and Pellets ($1.85B), and Iron Ore ($1.78B), exporting mostly to China ($17.7B), United States ($7.39B), South Korea ($2.82B), Japan ($2.78B), and Canada ($2.76B).
Major Imports: Refined Petroleum ($3.91B), Crude Petroleum ($1.66B), Broadcasting Equipment ($1.57B), Cars ($1.4B), and Delivery Trucks ($1.34B), importing mostly from China ($14.3B), United States ($9.7B), Brazil ($3.12B), Argentina ($1.73B), and Chile ($1.65B).
Investment Agency: Proinversión
National Chamber of Commerce: Cámara de Comercio de Lima
Customs Agency: Superintendencia Nacional de Aduanas y de Administración Tributaria (SUNAT)