U.S. Trade with Peru in 2021

Export Market Rank
#28 Among U.S. Agricultural Export Markets
Total Export Value
$1.06 Billion
3-Year Average
$1.02 Billion
Compound Average Growth
5% (2012-2021)
Total Export Value 2012 - 2021
Export Value by Commodity 2021

Top 10 Exports to Peru in 2021

Commodity Total Value (USD) Total Volume (Metric Tons) 10-Year Average Value (USD) 10-Year Growth
Corn $140.85 Million 562,998 $273.12 Million 332843%
Cotton $126.38 Million 53,465 $103.19 Million -1%
Dairy Products $110.22 Million 35,091 $72.39 Million 93%
Ethanol (non-bev.) $83.29 Million --- $71.62 Million 3%
Wheat $58.5 Million 217,508 $97.74 Million -17%
Food Preparations $54.93 Million 9,163 $32.29 Million 149%
Biodiesel & Blends > B30 $50.26 Million 91,709 $15.79 Million 4274%
Soybeans $48.58 Million 91,581 $54.37 Million 3626%
Soybean Oil $45.24 Million 50,870 $32.44 Million 461065%
Soybean Meal $41.4 Million 88,450 $62.62 Million -25%

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Data and Analysis

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Peru: Agricultural Biotechnology Annual

Peru continues to enforce the extended biotechnology moratorium. In February 2021, Peru extended the previous ten-year biotechnology moratorium for another fifteen years. Similar to the previous moratorium, Peru has yet to notify the measure to the World Trade Organization. In general, biotechnology remains misunderstood by the public in Peru.
Attaché Report (GAIN)

Peru: Fresh Deciduous Fruit Annual

Grape production in Peru is forecast to reach 766,000 metric tons (MT) in marketing year (MY) 2022/2023, an increase of seven percent compared to the previous year. Domestic consumption of fresh grapes is forecast at 186,000 MT in MY 2022/2023, a six percent increase from MY 2021/22. Peruvian grape exports are forecast to reach a record of 586,000 MT in MY 2022/2023, eight percent higher than the previous year. The United States will continue to be the lead export market.
Attaché Report (GAIN)

Peru: Food Service - Hotel Restaurant Institutional

Peru is an internationally recognized gastronomic hub with opportunities for imported complementary food products. Health restrictions eased during 2021 but the foodservice sector has yet to recover pandemic-related losses. The industry will also continue to make adjustments due to changes in consumer behavior.

News and Features

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