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Costa Rica’s human talent manufactures devices that treat breast cancer in Europe and the United States

November 23rd, 2020|

More than one million medical devices for women's health are exported annually November. The high added-value that Costa Rica generates for the Life Sciences industry translates into health for thousands of women around the world. Hologic Costa Rica, a company that employs more than 700 employees in the Coyol Free Zone in Alajuela, specializes in the [...]

Coyol Free Zone once again ranked one of the Best Free Zones in the world

November 2nd, 2020|

Positioned #7 in the Top Free Zones 2020 ranking November 2020. Coyol Free Zone, the leading free zone in medical device exports in the country, continues to achieve success in global rankings. This time, the international publication, Site Selection Magazine, placed Coyol Free Zone for the fourth consecutive year in the Top Free Zones 2020, this [...]

We are today’s Best Free Zone in Latin America

October 23rd, 2020|

Coyol Free Zone, a completely Costa Rican company and a leader in medical devices exports, was recognized by the prestigious magazine, The European of Thompson Reuters, as the Best Free Zone in Latin America. Additionally, Coyol Free Zone was ranked #7 in the world's Top 10 zones, also confirmed by fDi Intelligence, a monitoring tool of [...]

Philips Costa Rica is certified to ISO 50001: 2018

October 23rd, 2020|

Philips Costa Rica, in keeping with its goal of working in a responsible and sustainable way, obtained the certification to ISO 50001: 2018 - the standard for an energy management system. This achievement ensures efficient energy management and responsible use of available energy resources as a commitment to respecting the planet's finite resources and to reducing [...]

Best Free Zone in Latin America: Coyol Free Zone

October 15th, 2020|

October 2020. Coyol Free Zone, a completely Costa Rican company and leader in medical devices exports, was named by the prestigious magazine, The European of Thompson Reuters, as the Best Free Zone in Latin America; likewise, Coyol Free Zone has been ranked #7 in the world’s Top 10 Free Zones, also confirmed by fDi Intelligence, a [...]


October 12th, 2020|

Coyol Free Zone, the leading park in the export of medical devices in the country, delivered on Monday a donation of 50,000 masks to protect people in vulnerable conditions throughout the country. The masks were donated as a contribution from the park to the “Put a mask on your heart too” campaign that seeks to provide [...]

Medical device industry continues to grow in Costa Rica despite pandemic

August 10th, 2020|

725,000 sq ft of new buildings and 1,200 jobs generated The Life Sciences and medical devices industry grows in Costa Rica in both business expansion and job creation despite the economic impact caused by the COVID19 pandemic. Coyol Free Zone is working on the construction of 725,000 sq ft for companies that are about to start [...]

CFZ grows: A new page for the B32 building, a step closer towards Life Sciences manufacturing

July 28th, 2020|

Our client, a medical device manufacturing company in the area of sports and therapeutic medicine, established operations in Coyol Free Zone in 2017. Thanks to the benefits it has enjoyed in Costa Rica, CFZ’s operational expertise and the extraordinary Costa Rican human talent, our client has constantly expanded and diversified its operations within the Free Zone. [...]

New Shell for Building B53 is ready – Life Sciences Construction

May 28th, 2020|

Our Engineering Team has been doubling the area for the manufacturing of medical devices. Our client, a Life Sciences manufacturer in eye care, started operations in 2013 and decided to go into Phase II and expand the manufacturing area to a total of 99,000 square feet. The project began in June 2019 with an ambitious goal [...]

Establishment Labs makes donation of face shields to protect at-risk populations from the COVID-19 pandemic

May 12th, 2020|

The medical technology company focused on women’s health supported 30 organizations and institutions by donating personal protective equipment to its employees. Establishment Labs (NASDAQ: ESTA) has continued to support health care providers in the country through the second donation of reusable face shields to 30 different organizations. The donation was made to assist workers in these [...]

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