RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - (Reuters) Peru’s populist presidential front-runner Yonhy Lescano plans to renegotiate a fairer distribution of mining wealth if elected to lead the world’s No. 2 copper producer, and will also allow imports of cheaper natural gas, he told Reuters less than a month before an April ballot.
Lescano, 62, a former lawmaker and leader of the Popular Action party, has emerged as the favorite in polls heading toward the April 11 first round vote. He will very likely face a second round run-off in June.
In an interview at his home in Surco . . .