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FocusEconomics: Peru's economic activity accelerates in June

14:40 | Lima, Sep. 16.

Last June, Peru's economic activity grew 2.6% year-on-year, above May's 0.6% lackluster outturn. Therefore, national production in January–June inched up to 1.7% from 1.5% in January–May, the latest FocusEconomics' LatinFocus Consensus Forecast report recalled.


In terms of productive sectors, expansions were recorded in the construction, trade, telecommunications, transport, and manufacturing segments.

However, contractions were registered in the mining and fishing sectors.

"Meanwhile, the annual average variation in economic activity edged up to 2.6% in June (...)," it expressed.

Editor's note: Based on information provided by FocusEconomics.

(END) NDP/DTK/MVB

Published: 9/16/2019
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