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Price of the dollar in Peru: LIVE today, Thursday, January 20 for the parallel market

Find out the price of the dollar in Peru today, Thursday, January 20. The North American currency begins with a price of S / 3.8633, according to the Bloomberg portal. While the Central Reserve Bank of Peru (BCRP), reported that the greenback closed last day, January 19, at S / 3,865.

In the economic sphere, the Ministry of Energy and Mines (Minem) pointed out that the transfer of resources generated by mining activity to the regional and local governments of the North macro-region, which include the mining canon, legal and contractual royalties, and right of validity and penalty, added more than S/671 million between January and December 2021, according to the latest edition of the Mining Statistics Bulletin.

For its part, the Institute for Research and Development of Foreign Trade of the Lima Chamber of Commerce (Idexcam) indicated that between August and December 2021 the import of school supplies reached US$ 8,800,000, which represents a growth of 65% compared to the same period in 2020 (US$ 5,400,000). However, if we compare with 2019, we observe that a negative rate of 52% is recorded.

On the other hand, the Government plans to apply price caps on medicines and other products or services related to COVID-19 care, according to the Minister of Health, Hernando Cevallos. Likewise, the official pointed out that this measure would be taken to avoid price speculation, given the high demand for these products due to the third wave of infections.

Live: price of the dollar, exchange rate today, Thursday January 20 for buying and selling

The dollar stands at S/ 3.8633, according to Bloomberg

The price of the dollar today, Thursday, January 20, is at S/ 3.8633, according to Bloomberg, at 7.55 am.


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