Research Reports

Peru

Peru in the High Quality Cotton Textile and Apparel Global Value Chain: Opportunities for Upgrading

January 2016   |   Durham, NC   |   Karina Fernandez-Stark, Penny Bamber, Gary Gereffi
This report analyzes Peru’s participation in the high quality cotton textile and apparel global value chain. The textile and apparel sector is a key pillar of Peru’s manufacturing sector, while high quality cotton has been cultivated for centuries in the country. The study uses the GVC framework to analyze Peru’s position and potential for upgrading in the industry. This report is part of a Duke CGGC study commissioned by the World Bank in 2015/16 to support the growth and productivity agenda in Peru with a focus on three important industries for the country: table grapes, mining equipment and high quality cotton.
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Peru in the Mining Equipment Global Value Chain: Opportunities for Upgrading

January 2016   |   Durham, NC   |   Penny Bamber, Karina Fernandez-Stark, Gary Gereffi
Peru is facing great challenges with the global slowdown of the mining sector. Mining equipment, which is in its infancy, is facing similar problems. This study uses the GVC framework to analyze Peru’s position and potential for upgrading in the mining equipment value chain. This report is part of a Duke CGGC study commissioned by the World Bank in 2015/16 to support the growth and productivity agenda in Peru with a focus on three important industries for the country: table grapes, mining equipment and high quality cotton.
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Peru in the Table Grape Global Value Chain: Opportunities for Upgrading

January 2016   |   Durham, NC   |   Karina Fernandez-Stark, Penny Bamber, Gary Gereffi
In a short period of time, Peru has positioned itself as a leading exporter of grapes. This offers a sustainable development, especially in rural areas of the country. The report uses the GVC framework to analyze Peru’s position and potential for upgrading in the industry. This report is part of a Duke CGGC study commissioned by the World Bank in 2015/16 to support the growth and productivity agenda in Peru with a focus on three important industries for the country: table grapes, mining equipment and high quality cotton.
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