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Costa Rica’s political and economic stability, high level of education in the workforce, convenient location near to the US market and attractive incentives have led to steady FDI flows in areas like high tech electronics manufacturing, medical devices, services, pharmaceuticals and tourism.

The country has enjoyed more than 100 years of democracy, and more than 20 years of uninterrupted economic growth and financial stability, making it one of the most stable countries in the world. This rich tradition of commitment to political and economic stability, a legal framework that grants foreign corporations the same rights afforded to local companies, and a welcoming attitude towards foreigners result in a sound business environment in which foreign investors thrive.

Costa Rica’s highly educated workforce, abundance of properly trained technicians and professionals, high productivity and low turnover, and a remarkable work ethic guarantee the success of sophisticated manufacturing and/or services operations.

Located on Central Standard Time, and less than three hours from many US cities, the logistics of a Costa Rica operation are remarkably simple. The government offers a competitive package of fiscal incentives, employee training benefits and expedited customs procedures. There are no restrictions on the foreign ownership of assets, profit or capital repatriation.

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