Peru offers one of the more attractive locations for investment in Latin America, due to its vast natural resource wealth, international trade connectivity and open policy towards foreign direct investment. The government treats both foreign and domestic investors equally under law and there are few restrictions on trade, capital flows or access to financing.
The new administration has set their intention to continue the modernization of the country by addressing the country’s infrastructural deficits, improving education.
The introduction of E-governance has improved the ease of doing business dramatically, resulting in efficiency gains for many bureaucratic procedures associated with setting up a business. A vast majority of Swedish companies active in the country trust in the stability of Peruvian economy and believe that it is attractive to enter the market in the short- and medium term.
Between 2015 and 2016 exports of goods to Peru from Sweden increased by 16.1%, and Peru represents about 8% of Swedish total exports to Latin America, partly due to the strong Swedish-Peruvian commercial relations which have been active since the beginning of the 20th century.
With the opening of the new Swedish Embassy in Peru, the relationship between the nations has strengthened significantly. As an institution shared between the Government of Sweden and its private industry, Business Sweden enjoys broad access to corporate and institutional networks at all levels. These networks are a great asset and enables Business Sweden to help Swedish companies in Peru to reach their full international potential. Business Sweden is represented in Peru through our office in Santiago, Chile.
In Peru, Sweden as a brand is very well-know. Customers see it as a synonym of quality. Swedish engineering is highly appreciated and the positive image of Sweden as a brand provides companies with the opportunity to leverage their relationship with public sector.
At Business Sweden we enable companies increase their revenue and find new revenue streams, as well as helping companies shortening time to market, while ensuring efficient operations and lower their risks.
Contact us and we can tell you more about Peru and how our services can help you increase your revenue