Buyers Trade Mission 2022 – Virtual Trade Fair
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IN 2022

OUR PURPOSE LEADS THE FUTURE

After two years without the possibility of closing a deal with a handshake, it is time to meet again. We want international buyers to return to Costa Rica and experience, from the hands of our exporters, how our purpose has gained strength through a more sustainable, diverse, and specialized exportable offer.
We invite you to participate in #BTM2022, the most important business roundtable in the region that, now in hybrid format, will allow you to explore business opportunities through 1:1 business meetings.

+350


BUYERS

+500


EXPORTERS

2


BUSINESS WEEKS

Format


IN-PERSON AND VIRTUAL

EXPLORE THE DIVERSITY
OF OUR PRODUCTS

We invite you to discover part of the exportable offer of the Costa Rican companies participating in #BTM2022. Check out the main features of their products and connect with them directly.


BENEFITS

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Direct contact between buyers and exporters
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Visualization of the offer thanks to a virtual and physical showroom
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Optimization of time with the largest number of appointments in a single event
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Approach to Costa Rican talent, innovation, and sustainability

EXPORTABLE OFFER

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COSTA RICA

DO BUSINESS WITH COSTA RICA

Costa Rica, a small country with a big vision, a resilient nation capable of continuing to supply the world with sustainability, innovation, and talent. We are a concentrated country full of unique and select values, which characterizes our people. A cradle of human talent for those who seek excellence.

Proven stability and international competitiveness create the right environment for success. With a proven track record of 120 years of democratic, economic, and political stability, Costa Rica has no equal as a preferred choice for business.


7.6%


INVESTED IN EDUCATION
9.9%

INVESTED IN HEALTH

PAZ


NO ARMY SINCE 1949

5%


OF THE WORLD'S BIODIVERSITY

51 100 KM2


TOTAL AREA

4.89M


INHABITANTS WITH 97.4% LITERACY

COLÓN (¢)


OFFICIAL CURRENCY: COSTA RICAN COLÓN (¢)

24 °C


AVERAGE YEAR-ROUND TEMPERATURE

CONTACT US

WE ARE YOUR PARTNER FOR BUSINESS CONTACT US!

more information btmcr@procomer.com

Spain
Jorge Zamora - Director
Priscilla Benavides - Executive
Tel:(+34) 608 663 600

Email espana@procomer.com

United Kingdom
Jorge Zamora - Director
Luis Gabriel Gómes - Executive

Email unitedkingdom@procomer.com

Email uk@procomer.com

Italy
Jorge Zamora - Director

Tel:(+34) 608 663 600

Email italia@procomer.com

Middle East
Jorge Zamora - Director
Karina Molina - Executive

Email middleeast@procomer.com

Germany
Alexander Román - Director
Rosa Graciela Bowen- Executive

Email germany@procomer.com

Korea
José Pablo Rodríguez - Director
Shirley Vega - Executive

Email corea@procomer.com

Israel
Dyana Cordero - Director
Tel:(972) 52-3232719

Email israel@procomer.com

Nordic Region
Alexander Román - Director
María Isabel Alvarez M - Executive

Email nordic@procomer.com

Miami
Zacarías Ayub - Director
Rosy Segura - Executive
Tel:(786) 477-5750

Email miami@procomer.com

Mexico
Andrew Crawford - Director
Alin Pérez - Executive
Tel: (5255) 9172-1420

Email mexico@procomer.com

Central America
Lil Rodríguez - Director

Email centroamerica@procomer.com

Netherlands
Alexander Román - Director
Tel:+31010 800 5319

Email holanda@procomer.com

Canada
Michelle Corriols - Directora
Melania López - Executive
Tel:(416) 865-3382

Email canada@procomer.com

New York
Maykool López - Director
Claudia Villaroel -Executive
Tel:(212)967-0051

Email newyork@procomer.com

Houston
Andrew Crawford - Director
Javier Castillo - Executive

Email houston@procomer.com

Los Ángeles
Maykool López - Director
María Augusta Gomez -Executive
Tel:(212)967-0051

Email : california@procomer.com

Japón
José Pablo Rodríguez - Director
(Blanca) Masaburanca Kato - Ejecutiva

Email japon@procomer.com

Rusia
Alexander Román - Director
Karlos Landeta - Ejecutivo

Email russia@procomer.com

Dominician Republic
Lil Rodríguez S. - Director

Amy Rodríguez -Executive

Email caribe@procomer.com

Trinidad & Tobago
Lil Rodríguez S. - Directora
Sheri Joseph -Executive
Tel:+1- (868) 235-6123

Email caricom@procomer.com

Peru
Stephanie Tejada - Directora
Lyzzy Vazquez - Executive
Tel:(511) 264-2711 ext 26 Ext26

Email peru@procomer.com

Chile
Stephanie Tejada - Director
Patricio Olivares - Executive

Email chile@procomer.com

Colombia
Stephanie Tejada - Director
Lyzzy Vazquez - Executive

Email colombia@procomer.com

China
José Pablo Rodríguez - Director
José Jin - Executive
Tel:(86) 21-6103-7393

Email china@procomer.com

Resources

ORGANIZERS



SHOWROOM
Explore the diversity of our products
Costa Rica has accumulated a vast experience bringing its products to the world during the last 135 years; it is through this trajectory that the country has been able to diversify its offer, including a variety of fresh and exotic products. All of these products now stand out in international markets for responding to organic agricultural practices, production in controlled environments, fair trade, and biotechnology. • #1 exporter of golden pineapple worldwide. • #1 exporter of fruits, vegetables and juices to Central America. • #3 exporter of bananas worldwide. • Certifications: ISO 9000, Global Gap, Rain Forest Alliance.
Choose from our talented hands
Costa Rica combines scientific and technical capabilities with a human talent for innovation. The country is a leader in sofistication of production processes in Latin America, so it is known as a consolidated industry that operates with a high level of complexity, a great diversity of manufactured products, and great dynamism. Our industrial sector is known for its high-quality products, which are manufactured and distributed by major international and national corporations that improve the level of education, motor skills, and ingenuity of the Costa Rican workforce. • #1 in medical device exports per capita and #2 largest in LATAM. • #1 in Employer-Employee relations. • #1 in specialized research and training services in Latin America. • #1 in the availability of engineers and scientists in Latin America.
Look closer into our source of innovation
More than 70 years of experience provide the Costa Rican food industry with the knowledge, innovation, and best practices needed to export culinary specialties. Our products come from the very core of the Costa Rican essence, a direct result of strong values such as talent, innovation, and sustainability. • #1 exporter of carbon-neutral coffee in the world. • #1 in the sofistication of the production process in Latin America (World Economic Forum 2017-2018). • Houses 6 of the top 35 food processing companies in the world. • Certifications: FSSC 22000, HACCP, ISO 9001ISO 14000, Kosher, HALAL, Fair Trade, Rainforest Alliance, SQF, BRC, USDA, NSF Gluten Free, IFS, CO2 Neutral, and FDA.
Discover creative and innovative talent
Thanks to the talent of Costa Ricans and the constant development of new capabilities, Costa Rica's economy has evolved from an agricultural to a knowledge-based economy; this transformation allows companies from around the world to establish long-term relationships with our export sector to jointly enhance their businesses. • Within the Costa Rican economy, the Services sector represents 69% of GDP. (2019). • Costa Rica is the #1 exporter of high value-added services. • Country #1 in Latin America in high-tech exports. Participating sectors: Information and Communication Technologies (Outsourcing) Video games Digital animation Education: Study Abroad Advertising agencies Engineering, architecture and design Does not include Consultancies, Health Services or Film Industry, because it requires another type of care. Check with our international office for more information.