The Ministry of Foreign Trade and Tourism (MINCETUR) is an institution of the Peruvian Government in charge of foreign trade and tourism policies.
The Ministry of Foreign Trade and Tourism defines, directs, carries out, coordinates, and supervises foreign trade and tourism policies. In coordination with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of Economy and Finance and the other Government sectors in their related areas, it is responsible for the promotion of exports and international trade negotiations.
The Minister leads international trade negotiations on behalf of the State and may sign related agreements. With regard to tourism, the Ministry promotes, orients, and regulates tourism activities in order to encourage the sustainable development thereof, including the promotion, orientation, and regulations of handicrafts.