Costa Rica - Brazil Business Conference

On August 31 and September 1 Brazilian companies manufacturing medical supplies, dental materials and prostheses, wheelchairs and medical furniture, will be visiting Costa Rica in search of business opportunities.

Monday, August 22, 2016

Dental implants, telemedicine services and equipment, equipment for laboratories and dental offices, conventional and electric wheelchairs for adults and children, and health treatments are some of the products that will be showcased by Brazilian companies during the business conference.

The event is being organized by the Chamber of Foreign Trade (Crecex) and will be held at the Barceló San José Palacio hotel.

See more information on Crecex's website.

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