Peru exports growing rapidly

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PERU is rapidly surpassing Chile as the largest South American exporter of fresh potatoes, carrots and other vegetables and fruit. 

Its exports have grown from less than a million tons in 2011 to 2.25 million in the past year, around 20% more than in 2019. Meanwhile Chile's peaked at 3.17 million tons in 2018 and declined slightly in 2020 to 2.91 million tons.

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