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Exchange rate in Peru: how much it is trading at today, Wednesday, December 15, 2021

The dollar is trading Today, Wednesday, December 15, in the parallel market for S / 4,030 the purchase and S / 4,070 the sale. In addition, the exchange rate starts to rise and is located at S / 4,053, according to the Bloomberg portal. The value of the foreign currency shows a slight decline in relation to the close of last Monday when it stood at S / 4,052 according to the report of the Central Reserve Bank of Peru (BCRP).

In the economic aspect, last Tuesday, December 14, the Lima Stock Exchange began the day with most of its indicators in red, noting nine sectors down, four up and two without variation. In this sense, the S & P / BVL Peru General index, the most representative of the Lima stock market, fell -0.56 %% with 20,180.79 points.

On the other hand, the Cerro Lindo Mine in Nexa suspended its operations in Peru after almost a week of a blockade carried out by a group of citizens on the access roads to the mining unit. They also called on the authorities of the Government and the Ministry of Energy and Mines (Minem) to propose an immediate solution.

For its part, the Government of Pedro Castillo through Emergency Decree No. 108-2021 authorized the delivery of a subsidy of 350 soles for agricultural workers in order to reduce the negative impact on its economy due to the context of the pandemic of the COVID-19 and in response to the measures adopted in the declaration of a State of National Emergency.