Did you know that Costa Rica is one of the fastest growing countries in Central America? Right now, there are 250 multinationals with operations in Costa Rica. In addition, Costa Rica is the third largest technology exporter in the world, even though its landmass is slightly smaller size than Lake Michigan at 19.729 square miles. The country is hoping to attract more companies in the life sciences, services and basic manufacturing sectors. The world should keep its eye on Costa Rica. Here are some facts you should know.

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