in Peru expanded 13.64% in May 2019, compared to the same month last year, the National Institute of Statistics and Informatics (INEI) informed Monday.
Likewise, mortgage loans
registered positive results (9.36%), as well as those granted to the corporate sector, meaning large, medium-sized, micro- and small-scale enterprises (5.91%).
Furthermore, commercial bank's credit card
placements rose 8.45% compared to the similar month in 2018.
Selective consumption taxes
According to INEI, total exports decreased 16.27% in the fifth month of 2019, due to lower traditional
(-19.75%) and non-traditional
In addition, imports declined 3.39% in May 2019, compared to the same month last year.