For stakeholders

The Peru-Australia Free Trade Agreement (PAFTA) has the potential to deliver significant opportunities to Australian businesses.

Peru is a growing market for Australian goods and services exporters. In 2016, total two-way trade in goods and services with Peru was worth $590 million, up 51.2 per cent from the previous year, and representing a 5-year trend growth rate of 7.3 percent.

Peru presents significant opportunities for Australian businesses, including in agriculture and manufactured goods as well as for mining, financial, education, health and tourism services. Australians considering business in Peru should visit the Austrade website.

Last Updated: 24 May 2017

Peru market snapshot

  • GDP USD 195.1 billion (2016)
  • GDP growth: 3.5% forecast for 2017, 5.9% average from 2005 to 2015
  • Population: 31.5 million (2016)
  • Two-way trade: AUD 590 million (2016)

Contact us:


Peru-Australia Free Trade Agreement
Office of Trade Negotiations
Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
RG Casey Building
John McEwen Crescent
Barton ACT 0221

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