Map Peru

About Peru

Location:

Peru is a country in western South America. It is bordered on the north by Ecuador and Colombia, on the east by Brazil, on the southeast by Bolivia, on the south by Chile, and on the west by the Pacific Ocean.

Facts:

Land Area: 1,285,220 km²
Capital City: Lima
Population: Approx. 29,490,000 (2010)
Export goods: Copper, gold, zinc, iron, steel, petroleum products, gas, chemicals, heavy equipment, processed wood, coffee, textiles, fishmeal, asparagus, cotton, avocados, paprika, fruits and vegetables, processed food, brewing, machinery, pharmaceutical. 
Import goods: Petroleum and petroleum products, plastics, machinery, vehicles, iron and steel, wheat, paper

Government:

Unitary presidential republic
President: Ollanta Humala
Prime Minister: Oscar Valdés

The Company began exploration activities in December 2010 at the 138 Block in the Ucayali Basin. The Company acquired of 537 km2 of 2D seismic hoping to define the main structural trends and confirm the presence of structural leads in the block. In 2011, the Company will finish the seismic acquisition, and proceed with processing and interpretation.