Peru - Competition Law and Policy


Peru has been participating actively in the Competition Committee since 2011 and attends the Latin American Competition Forum and the Global Forum on Competition on a regular basis It also hosted the 11th meeting of the OECD-IDB Latin American and Caribbean Competition Forum in September 2013. It also hosts the OECD Regional Centre for Competition in Latin America created in 2019.   



Fighting bid rigging in the health sector in Peru: A review of public procurement at EsSalud

The Social Health Insurance agency of Peru, EsSalud, has invited the OECD to assess the public procurement framework applicable to their purchases in light of the OECD Recommendation and Guidelines for Fighting Bid Rigging in Public Procurement. The OECD issued a report in October 2021 with its assessment and specific recommendations to reinforce competition in tenders run by EsSalud, along with an action plan to implement these recommendations.

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Date of publication:
28 November 2018

OECD-IDB Peer Reviews of Competition Law and Policy:Peru

Peru underwent a peer review of its competition law and policy in 2018. This report describes and assesses the development of its competition regime, with a focus on current policy and enforcement, and the evolution of competition policy over the last few years. This review was undertaken under the auspices of the OECD/Inter-American Development Bank Latin American and Caribbean Forum


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Competition and market studies in Latin America 

Date of publication:
18 March 2015

Competition and Market Studies in Latin America

Peru is one of the six Latin American countries having participated in a 2014 project to better understand how market studies are carried out and what can be done to improve them. More about the project

The resulting report outlines the current status of market studies in six Latin American countries, describes good practices, identifies areas for improvement and provides recommendations on how to make better use of this competition tool.

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Follow-up to the Nine Peer Reviews of Competition Law and Policy of Latin American Countries - cover

Date of publication
25 July 2013

Follow-up to the Nine Peer Reviews of Competition Law and Policy of Latin American Countries - 2012


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Peru was one of the nine countries reviewed in this 2012 follow-up study which focuses on two specific themes:

  • the impact of the authority’s work on pro-competitive regulatory reforms
  • the application of case prioritisation and selection criteria.



Date of publication
18 March 2008


Peer Reviews of Competition Law and Policy in Latin America: A Follow-Up - 2007

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‌Peru was one of the five countries reviewed under this 2007 follow-up report on competition developments.

The study aimed at assessing the impact that the previous peer reviews and recommendations had on competition policy and agencies.


Competition Peer Review cover peru 2004 

Date of publication
October 2004

Competition Law and Policy in Peru: A Peer Review - 2004


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Peru’s competition regime was examined for the first time in 2004 during the 2nd  meeting of OECD-IDB Latin American Competition Forum held in the US.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of its competition practices and sets out recommendations on how to improve government policy and the local competition authority's enforcement / advocacy practices.


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Annual Report on recent competition developments

In the framework of its participation at the Competition Committee, Peru's national competition agency submits every year a report on recent developments in the field of competition. 

Available reports:

2021 • 2020 • 2019 • 2018  2017

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OECD Regional Centre for Competition in Latin America in Lima

Latin American and Caribbean Competition Forum

Global Forum on Competition


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