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CooperVision Joins the Path of Sustainability

February 12th, 2019|

We would like to extend our sincere congratulations to the CooperVision company for obtaining the prestigious LEED® Silver certification for environmental-friendly design and operation in its 10,000 square-meter manufacturing facility, located in Coyol Free Zone. Inaugurated in 2016, this plant produces silicone hydrogel contact lenses under the Clariti® brand. According to the company, it is [...]

Moog Medical obtains Re Certification of Carbon Neutrality by INTECO

January 16th, 2019|

Moog Medical Costa Rica has had as its main challenge to balance the growth of its operations with the conscious use of natural resources. As part of this environmental commitment, the organization has submitted its operations for the second consecutive year to the greenhouse gas verification process to the Technical Standards Institute of Costa Rica, [...]

Costa Rican Free Zone Awarded as the Best in the Region

November 23rd, 2018|

Employs 12,000 employees in 27 world-class companies. Exports 51% of the medical devices produced in Costa Rica. San José, Costa Rica. For the second consecutive year, Coyol Free Zone has been awarded as one of the two best free zones in Latin America and the Caribbean, according to the Top Free Zones 2018 ranking by the [...]

“Alajuelenses” will be able to study with TEC in Centro Coyol

November 2nd, 2018|

Offer includes Master´s Degree, technical programs, open courses, and lectures for the general public. October. Young people and adults interested in specializing in the areas of Science and Technology have a new educational option in the province, thanks to an agreement signed by Tecnológico de Costa Rica (TEC) and Coyol Free Zone to offer Master´s Degrees, [...]

International publication awards Coyol Free Zone

October 12th, 2018|

Provides employment and growth opportunities to 12.000 employees Exported 28% of the total Free Zone Regime in 2017 San José, Costa Rica. fDi Magazine, a publication part of the renowned publishing group The Financial Times, recognized Coyol Free Zone in 4 categories of the Global Free Trade Zones of the Year Awards 2018, an annual publication [...]

Coyol Free Zone generates 51% of the exports of Medical Devices

September 5th, 2018|

Alajuela. 24 recognized Medical Device Companies generated to the country, $ 1.430 million in exports during 2017. This is equivalent to 28% of the exports of the entire Free Zone Regime. These companies contributed with ¢ 294 billion of added value to the national economy (0.9% of GDP) and 8 of them are part of the [...]

Bigger and greener!

August 8th, 2018|

Coyol Free Zone lives daily with a commitment to nature, and this 2018 is the best example of it. Last month, our gardening team planted 100 new native trees, that year after year we bring to the international business park to continue increasing air quality and scenic beauty. With these trees we reached 1200 native species [...]

Establishment Labs carries Costa Rican flag to Nasdaq

July 19th, 2018|

Coyol Free Zone, headquarters of operation in Costa Rica of the company Establishment Labs Holdings congratulates Mr. Juan José Chacón and all his team for establishing themselves as the first national company to be listed on Nasdaq. Nasdaq is the second largest electronic and automated stock exchange in the United States, after the New York Stock [...]

TEC will train Coyol Free Zone collaborators

June 4th, 2018|

Alajuela. Technical Degree, Masters and Free Presentations are part of the offer that “Tecnológico de Costa Rica” will offer in Centro Coyol, in El Coyol, Alajuela. The programs are part of the School of Industrial Production Engineering, and will allow students to prepare themselves to achieve greater productivity and quality based on technology. Also, they will [...]

What makes Costa Rica and Coyol Free Zone a great business ecosystem?

May 23rd, 2018|

In 2017, Site Selection Magazine awarded Coyol Free Zone as the Top Free Zone in Latin America and the Caribbean. For May´s edition, the Site Selection Investment Report described the great business ecosystem of Costa Rica and the strategic reasons for the investor’s success, among them Coyol Free Zone and CINDE (Costa Rican Investment Promotion Agency) [...]