Costa Rica: Agricultural Exports Down 7%
Friday, November 22, 2013
The reasons for the slow down can be found in global markets and the fall in international prices, as well as productivity problems in the sector.
From January to October 2013 $1.994 billion was recorded...
Costa Rica and Canada Continue Trade Negotiations
Monday, June 11, 2012
The countries have begun the fourth round of negotiations in the modernization of the existing free trade agreement between the two countries.
From a press release from the Costa Rican Ministry of...
Costa Rica Relaunches Tilapia Exports to Europe
Wednesday, September 21, 2011
A "Waste Management Plan" for the management of aquaculture products has been approved by the European Union.
From now on, Costa Rica now is able to resume the sale...
Foreign Beers Sales Grow in Costa Rica
Monday, August 29, 2011
Beer imports totalled $4.5 million in 2010, which is an increase of 14% compared to 2009.
With the entry of new brands from around the world, the...
One Stop Shop for Certificates of Origin
Thursday, July 14, 2011
The Costa Rican Foreign Trade Promoter (Procomer) will centralize the process of control of origin and certifications for all FTAs.
The new rules apply to free trade agreements signed with...
Costa Rica Could Export More to Chile
Thursday, June 30, 2011
The Chilean market, current recipient of some Costa Rican products, could be better utilized by exporters.
Chile is already one of Costa Rica’s trading partners,...
Plastics Industry in Costa Rica
Wednesday, February 16, 2011
Exports promotion agency Procomer unveiled a study of the plastics industry in the country, focused on business linking opportunities in Costa Rica and abroad.
The study was based on surveys to 52 companies operating...
Costa Rican Trade Mission Visits Panama
Wednesday, May 12, 2010
Businessmen from the IT, construction and communication industries will hold business roundtables with their Panamanian counterparts.
The organizer of the event, Costa Rica’s Export...
Costa Rica to Host Technology Fair
Monday, April 5, 2010
Costa Rica Investment World will gather companies from various sectors, including health devices, services and electronics.
Over 100 foreign investors, 23 multinational...