The Lima General Index (IGBVL) fell for a fourth session, dropping 0.6 percent to 20,207.16. The MSCI All Peru Capped Index slid 0.7 percent to 2,675.46.
Cia. de Minas Buenaventura SAA (BVN PE), the country’s biggest precious-metals miner, slid 2.5 percent to $36.95 after gold dropped in New York, said Daniel Romero, an analyst at Lima-based investment fund NC&F Inversiones SA.
Empresa Agroindustrial Pomalca SA (POMALCC1 PE), a sugar producer, fell 2 percent to 50 centimos after sugar declined in New York.
Refineria la Pampilla SA (RELAPAC1 PE), a unit of Repsol YPF SA known as Relapasa, dropped 1.6 percent to 62 centimos as crude slumped to an eight-month low in New York. The Peruvian government today cut fuel prices at refineries by as much as 7 percent.
Maple Energy Plc (MPLE) , the oil and natural gas producer with operations in Peru, slid 1 percent to $1.02.
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