Peru - Change in Inventories

Peru: Change in Inventories

Mnemonic CIVT.IPER
Unit Mil. PEN, SAAR
Adjustments Seasonally Adjusted at Annual Rate
Quarterly 242.38 %
Data 2020 Q1 3,106
2019 Q4 -2,181

Series Information

Source National Institute of Statistics and Informatics (INEI)
Release GDP
Frequency Quarterly
Start Date 3/31/1994
End Date 3/31/2020

Peru: Business

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Industrial Production Apr 2020 53.41 85.47 Index 2007=100, NSA Monthly
Change in Inventories 2020 Q1 3,106 -2,181 Mil. PEN, SAAR Quarterly
Real Change in Inventories 2020 Q1 6,221 -4,254 Mil. Ch. 2007 PEN, SAAR Quarterly

Release Information

For Peru, the National Institute of Statistics and Information (INEI) reports quarterly Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and real gross value added (GVA). The dataset includes imports, private and public consumption, gross capital formation, domestic demand, exports, gross fixed investment and GVA by industry.


  • National accounts framework: UN SNA 2008
  • Measurements:
    • Millions of Peruvian soles at chained-year 2007 prices (Mil. Ch. 2007 PEN)
    • At current prices (Mil. PEN)
  • Adjustment: Not seasonally adjusted (NSA)
  • Native frequencies: Quarterly, annual
  • Start date: 2007Q1

Subnational GVA, where different:

  • Industry classification: ISIC Rev. 4
  • Native frequency: Annual
  • Start date: Uniformly 2007
  • Geo coverage:
    • Department (all 25, IPER_^^^^)
    • Lima Province (IPER_LIM)


  • At 1994 prices

For consistency and comparability, GDP is reported according to the same principles, definitions, and structure of the System of National Accounts (SNA-2008) of the United Nations. Matrices of production, intermediate consumption, final demand, value-added, equilibria of supply and use of 365 products from 101 economic industries are considered. Weights of each of the accounts are used for a better frame of reference. 

Data is obtained from the National Household Survey, companies in the private and public sector, Sectoral Statistics offices, the National Superintendency of Tax Administration and Customs (SUNAT), the Ministry of Economy and Finance (MEF), and the Integrated Financial Management System (SIAF).

Moody's Analytics supplements

Moody's Analytics calculates seasonally adjusted (SA) counterparts as well as trade balance, global supply and demand, and change in inventories. 

Further reading

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