Peru's manufacturing GDP is projected to expand above 4% in 2018, Production Minister Raul Perez-Reyes informed.
In aggregate terms, this sector registered a 5.7% expansion by the end of the first half of 2018.
"We believe we should close this year with an increase of over 4%," the minister told El Peruano official gazette.
Concerning sub-sectors, the fishery
industries have been displaying good performances over recent months.