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Peru Exports: Avocados to India and Blueberries to China

Peru Exports: Avocados to India and Blueberries to China

Peru is expected to be exporting Hass avocados to India by the end of 2016, following five years of technical negotiations and India’s recent approval of the plant health standards guaranteed by Peru’s national agricultural health service, Senasa. “Through Senasa, we’re aiming to double by 2021 the agroexport values achieved […]

Access to Central Highway Resumes Slowly

Access to Central Highway Resumes Slowly

Sections of the Central Highway have begun to be opened between Lima and La Oroya, as work continues to clear the damage to the road and the railroad track caused by flash floods and landslides along more than 120 kilometers of the highway between Matucana and the La Oroya mining town. […]

Peru Eurobond Issue— A Lemon, Shows Government Financial Confusion

By Nicholas Asheshov ✐ The minister of Finance, Alonso Segura, is patting himself on the back for selling €1bn worth of bonds on the European market at 2.75% above the ECB base rate, which is as everyone knows  an eyelash above zero. This brings the amount borrowed by Peru on the international […]

Peruvian Avocados Enter the Asian Market

Peruvian Avocados Enter the Asian Market

While ProHass, the Peruvian association of Hass avocado producers, is ready to host the World Avocado Congress in Lima next week, Sept. 13-18, it is also celebrating the entry of its fruit to the Asian market. The first shipment of containers of Hass avocados from Peru is due to arrive in Japan at the […]