Country Information Export Development Canada South and Central America and the Caribbean

Peru

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EDC Position

EDC Country Position - Open

Open

What this means:

  • Actively pursuing business
  • All EDC solutions are available in this market, subject to regular approval criteria
How does EDC determine the position?

Risk Rating

EDC Country Position –Low  Medium Risk

Low to Medium Risk

What this means:

The Commercial Country Ceiling (CCC) Risk Rating is measured from low to high, and is meant to represent the best possible rating that can be assigned to a commercial business (obligor) in a country.

How does EDC determine the risk rating?

Business environment in Peru

Consistent and credible macro-economic policy, political stability, and an investor- friendly climate have laid the foundation for sustained economic growth in Peru. The country offers business opportunities in many sectors as Peru requires significant investments in infrastructure and technology to maintain growth and improve social welfare. The Canada-Peru Free Trade Agreement (FTA) has further strengthened a well-established and growing trade and investment relationship that in recent years, has seen Canada become one of the top foreign direct investors in the country in the mining sector.
  • Construction & Infrastructure
  • Environmental Infrastructure & Waste Water
  • Mining & Metals
  • Oil & Gas
  • Power
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Alicia McCarthy

Senior Trade Advisor, EDC

Alicia McCarthy  Senior Trade Advisor, EDC