Foreign Trade and Tourism Minister Edgar Vasquez on Tuesday presented the
brand to the agro-export business community.
It should be noted pisco is recognized as a Peruvian drink
in 71 countries.
Furthermore, the National Institute for the Defense of Competition and Protection of Intellectual Property (Indecopi) handed over the recognition of the brand's registration to the Exports and Tourism Promotion Board (PromPeru).
On the other hand, Minister Vasquez pointed out agro-exports
have become the second-largest income generating activity in Peru, after the mining sector.
"Peru is one of the global leaders in agro-exports
," the official underlined.
In this sense, the Inca country is the top exporter of asparagus and quinoa
, the second-largest of tangerines, as well as the third-biggest of grapes