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Peru: Pre-fried potato imports increase three-fold

Peru: Pre-fried potato imports increase three-foldIt might sound backward, but Peru has been importing more and more potatoes over the last few years, reaching US$ 22.7 million worth last year. Peru is Latin America’s largest potato producer, but there’s another country that produces the tasty taters at higher amounts. In the last four years alone, the import of pre-fried potatoes has tripled according to Agrodata Peru. The imports of these pre-fried frozen potatoes went from US$ 7.9 million in 2010 up to US$ 22.7 million in 2014 reads the website of Agrodata. More