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Exchange rate in Peru: how much is it trading today, Monday, January 24, 2022

The price of the dollar in Peru today, Monday, January 24, starts at S / 3.8338, according to the Bloomberg portal. In the parallel market, the North American currency can be obtained at S/ 3,815 for the purchase and S/ 3,860 for the sale. On the previous day, on Friday, January 21, the greenback closed with a price of S / 3.8350, reported the Central Reserve Bank of Peru (BCRP).

Likewise, the National Superintendence of Customs and Tax Administration (Sunat) today places the exchange rate at S/ 3,820 for purchase and S/ 3,834 for sale. In the same way, the price of the US currency, according to information from the Banco de la Nación, is acquired at S/ 3,800 and its sale is located at S/ 3,930.

Last Friday the Congressional Energy and Mines Commission It approved modifying some articles of the Organic Hydrocarbons Law. This in order to extend exploitation contracts from 30 to 40 years. Likewise, it is proposed that said agreements may be extended for successive terms of 20 years each time, up to the economic limit of the contract area. If the initiative prospers, the immediately benefited operations would be 6 that are located in the Talara basin and whose contracts expire from October 2023 to May 2028.

The Multisectoral Commission in charge of renegotiation of the Camisea gas contract presented this Saturday, January 22, the preliminary version of the Final Report with the proposals and conclusions to expand natural gas reserves and strengthen the hydrocarbon industry for the mass use of this resource. It should be noted that this commission is not responsible for directly negotiating the contract with the consortium, but for issuing a report that can serve the Executive in this case.