Promotora del Comercio Exterior de Costa Rica
PROCOMER is the institution in charge of promoting the export of Costa Rican goods and services throughout the world. Additionally, they simplify and facilitate export procedures, generate export chains, register export statistics of goods, and perform market studies.
Costa Rican Investment Promotion Agency
CINDE is a private, non-profit, non-political organization declared of public interest in 1984, responsible for the attraction of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) into Costa Rica. Founded in 1982, CINDE has helped hundreds of companies settle, and in the process, bring major benefits to the country. All of their services are free of charge.
The Costa Rica Model: Presidential Lessons from a Thriving Nearshore Market at Nexus 2016
Former President Laura Chinchilla explained that, while Costa Rica may be small, it has a large pool of human resources to drive its nearshore success. “Development is not about a nation’s size or wealth," she said. "Development is all about talent.”