Costa Rica: Resources
Regulatory Agency Sites
The Ministry of Health, also known as Ministerio de Salud, is responsible for the oversight and regulation of the healthcare industry within Costa Rica. This site contains press releases, regulations, and a listing of services for both citizens and businesses. Only available in Spanish.
The Chamber of Commerce of Costa Rica, also known as Cámara de Comercio de Costa Rica (CCCR), provides business professionals with information on how to invest in Costa Rica. The site offers a list of services that the chamber provides, economic information and statistics, as well as legal documents and positions. Only available in Spanish. Some information only available to members.
Procomer is a public institution that facilitates the exportation of products and services from Costa Rica as well as investment abroad. The Procomer website provides information, advice, and tools for international buyers, exporters, and investors. The website also contains news and updates on trade.
The Costa Rican Investment Promotion Agency (CINDE) is a non-profit organization that provides investment services for companies. The CINDE website contains information about the Costa Rican business climate, overviews of the different investment sectors, economic and government resources, as well as a directory of corporate service providers organized by industry.