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The Ministry of Foreign Trade and Tourism (Mincetur) announced on Thursday that the Government will boost exports of manufactures in order to reach the US $ 5 billion to the Bicentennial of Independence. There are a plan and strategies to promote the various manufacturers to boost shipments of this item to the world by 2021.

Russian Helicopters, a subsidiary of Russian state-owned Rostec, will open military and civilian maintenance center in Peru to provide services throughout Latin America, including Venezuela. This despite a warning made by Mike Pompeo, US Secretary of State. to be Latina to be cautious in its relations with China and Russia.

The rating agency Moody's notes that liquidity for Peruvian non-financial companies is still lagging behind its regional peers in Mexico, Chile, and Brazil, given its greater dependence on its ability to refinance short-term debt.