The 8th Peru-Ecuador Integration Forum analyzed trade and investment. Photo: Twitter EC Embassy in Peru
Two years after the epidemic, the Commercial exchange And invest in Ecuador Y. Peru I know Recovery The announcement was made by the Secretary General Andean community From Race (CAN), Jorge Hernando Pedraza, this Wednesday, May 17, 2022.
Approved mutual trust, border consolidation and complementarity Increase The Export And Investment In both countries, the representative said. These statements were made during the course Eighth Peru-Ecuador Integration Forum.
The head of the company further pointed out that in this gap Exports to Peru Him Ecuador They added up to 7 927 million. That figure is higher than it was in 2020, when their total was USD 642 million. Also, Ecuador showed A Recovery In between Foreign trade Him Peru Total USD 618 million in 2021, as against 419 million recorded in 2020.
Ecuador and Peru strengthen investment
Pedraja says that Accumulated investment From Peruvian company The amount in Ecuador between 2010 and 2020 was USD 249 million. To date, there are a total of 1,719 established Peruvian companies in Ecuador.
Meanwhile, in the case Peru based Ecuador Company They have More than 100 registered companies. This includes Financial sector, construction, services, commercial, Among others. He added that Ecuadorian companies have so far invested more than 1 161 million in Peruvian territory.
“I am convinced that the best way out of the crisis is the last two years that the world has gone through Emotions Of Trade And Investment generation. These aspects, without a doubt, arise in its creation Work And the socio-economic reactivation of the region, “he said.
The event was held on May 16 and 17 at the headquarters General Secretariat in LimaEcuador’s Vice Minister for Export and Investment Promotion participated, Lauren Conange; Technical Secretary of the Public-Private Partnership of the Presidency of the Republic of Ecuador, Roberto Salas; Ecuador’s ambassador to Peru, Gallo Yepage; President of Proinversion, Rafael Ugaj; Head of the Peruvian-Ecuadorian Business Council, Juan Carlos Durand And Director General of the Secretariat 2, Diego caicedo.
Also present was the Northern Regional Manager CAFSantiago Rojas, Representative Inter-American Development Bank, Of Central Reserve Bank of PeruTraders and representatives of the manufacturing sector in Ecuador and Peru.