Costa Rica

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Contact details

& How to find us

Cámara Franco Costarricense de Comercio e Industria

San Josecito de San Isidro de Heredia de la Iglesia Católica 300 metros al oeste y 300 metros al sur. Heredia.
En el Club Lomas del Zurqui.
San Jose - Costa Rica

San Jose (Costa Rica), Managua (Nicaragua)

Countries covered:
Belize, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, Salvador

  • Promosalons Costa Rica, which covers most of Central America, is represented by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Costa Rica.

Practical information

Time difference with France (summer/winter): 8hr / 7hr
Office opening hours: 8.00 / 17.00
Weekly closing: Saturday/Sunday
Phone number: +506 4034 6394

Facts and economic indicators

Population: 5 million (Costa Rica) / 42.6 million (area)
Official languages: Spanish
Usual language (for brochures): Spanish
Political system: Presidential system

Currency: Colon Costa Rica (CRC)
Exchange rate May 2017: 1 EUR = 614.7 CRC
GNP 2016 : USD 58.1 billion (Costa Rica) / USD 10.5 billion (Nicaragua)
Economic growth 2016: + 6,7 %
Inflation 2016 : 0 %

Principal trading partners: industry, services and agriculture
Imports (area): USD 486 949 million (2011)
Exports (area): USD 54 605 million (2011)
Principal trading partners: United States, Central America, European Union