Not Enough Logistics Parks in Costa Rica

It has been estimated that there are 80 million square meters of space in unmet demand for use as warehouses, industrial buildings and Office-warehouses by logistics companies.

Monday, March 31, 2014

In response to this lack of supply identified by Colliers International new projects have appeared west of the capital, near the logistics centers of companies which distribute their products nationwide.

"The supply of logistics at this time can be found in the industrial corridors of the center and south of San Jose. Given the growth of the logistics business, corporate relocation, future expansion and the opening of Route 27, demand will move westward," said Bernal Rodriguez, a spokesman for the industrial division, to

"In the Gran Area Metropolitana there is only one park operating that is focused on logistics operators. The New projects Multimodal Coyol and Ultima Park II are betting on this market. "

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Calidad Inmobiliaria announced that it will build in Condado Naranjo, municipality of Mixco, a logistic center of 72 warehouses distributed in a four level tower.

According to information provided by the project's directors, the new industrial complex will be called "Districentro" and is currently in the launching stage.

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Villa Nueva, Villa Canales and San Miguel Petapa, are the municipalities in Guatemala that have a high commercial opportunity for new developments of warehouses and industrial parks.

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Costa Rica: Industrial Properties - September 2016

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The segments of industrial units and office-warehouses are dynamising the industrial real estate market with an increase in supply in sectors such as Coyol in Alajuela, Heredia and San Jose West.

From the quarterly report by Colliers Costa Rica entitled "Industrial and Logistics Property Market":

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