Costa Rica

Location: Central America

Flag of Costa RicaLocation of Costa Rica

Population:  4,636,000 (Estimate July 2012)

Language(s): Spanish (official)

Currency:   Colones – CRC

GDP: $54.40 billion (estimated 2011)

Top Import Commodities:

  • Medical Equipment
  • Construction Equipment
  • Hotel and Restaurant Equipment
  • Consumer Goods

US 40%; Mexico 6.6%; Japan 5.6%; China 5.3%

Other Information:

  • Diversified Economy
  • 70,000 U.S. Permanent Residents
  • Political and Social Stability
  • Sophisticated Consumers