June 1, 2018 / 9:30 PM / in 6 months

Peru economy likely grew 6 pct in April yr/yr -gov't

LIMA, June 1 (Reuters) - Peru’s economy likely grew about 6 percent in April from same month a year earlier on robust fishing, farming and construction activity, the Finance Ministry said on Friday, citing preliminary data.

The official economic data for April is scheduled for release in mid-June. The ministry added that public investment likely surged 36 percent year-on-year in May, making it one of the economy’s main engines of growth. (Reporting by Mitra Taj, editing by G Crosse)

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