The climate of conflict and blocking streets in downtown La Paz showing its first effects in the hospitality industry and tourism, mainly, whose economic losses could be Bs 2 millions, President of the National Chamber of Commerce, Marco Salinas, He noted that these losses also affect retailers mobilized.
Las calles Illampu, Murillo, Isaac Tamayo and others are characterized by the presence of tourism operators, Hotels and restaurants, but with the guild blocking many of these businesses they were left without customers, because what tourists take notice of problems in La Paz prefer to take other destinations.
Tourism operating companies also suffer the rigor of blockages, it being high season, Few foreigners who venture a few days in La Paz. Similar situation is by passing restaurants and trade should close their doors for fear of attack by the union mobilized.
"We are very concerned about the loss to the productive sector there are difficulties transit for people and an adverse economic effect. There is no quantification of losses but several million dollars that is clear ", dijo.
Oscar Aranda, union leader of industry Granary Street, He reported that the trade sector is in crisis for these two weeks of blockades. His judgment, losses amounted to 2 million bolivianos, whenever its sector revenues are daily.
However, the Federation of Drivers, through their leaders, They announced the possibility of a work stoppage demanding the authorities of the Mayor and Police, restore constitutional order, whenever its members are already suffering huge economic losses.