Peru to invest $7.7 billion in transport infrastructure
Likewise, the official explained investment commitments worth $15 billion are linked to the Inca country. From this amount, $7.3 billion has been used so far (48% of the total).
"The remaining $7.7 billion will be implemented in the next five years," she told Andina news agency.
Zambrano also said that highway concessions account for 4% of Peru's total national road network, thus representing 6,800 km.
In the case of railway concessions, investment commitments worth $1.512 billion are on the list.
Likewise, commitments in the country's 24 airport facilities reach $1.5 billion. Merely 1/3 of that figure has been invested by stakeholders ($517 million).
Finally, she noted investments in the port sector total $2.521 billion. From this amount, $1.409 billion has already been spent. ■