Procter & Gamble Increases Investment in Costa Rica

The mass consumer products company in Costa Rica will open a site for a Regional Planning Center for its Latin American Supply Chain.

Tuesday, February 5, 2013

A press release from CINDE Costa Rica reads:

Procter & Gamble (P & G), the world's largest mass consumer products company, has opened in Costa Rica its Regional Planning Centre for the Latin American Supply Chain. This new Centre will be responsible for leading the planning process for each plant and supplying markets in the region. In this way, Costa Rica has become the headquarters for Latin American experts in managing the supply chain for P & G. This expansion represents an additional investment of approximately $5 million.

"Costa Rica is now the undisputed leader in the services sector, whose exports in 2012, according to estimates made using data from the Central Bank, reached the sum of $5.577 billion. This recent decision by P & G to continue growing and diversifying its operations in the country is the result of a comprehensive and competitive process in which the company evaluated various destinations and a saw a clear indication of the strengths of Costa Rica in this field. Being selected as the seat of intelligence for the supply chain of this giant consumer demonstrates ability, outstanding performance and the great potential that Costa Rica has", said Anabel Gonzalez, Minister of Foreign Trade.



More on this topic

Investments in IT Service Center

February 2019

IBM announced that it will invest $21 million in expanding the operations of its Security Services Center in Costa Rica, which includes the extension of facilities and staff training.

With the investment the company will make during 2019, the operations center will become IBM's largest in Latin America.

Telecom Invests in Operations Center

February 2019

Liberty Latin America plans to establish a new operations center in Panama City, from where it will coordinate the company's activities at the Latin American level.

The company reported they selected Panama because they plan to take advantage of its economic stability, its profile as a logistics hub in the region and its great physical and digital connectivity.

New Service Center in Costa Rica

November 2018

U.S. medical technology company Stryker announced the opening of a financial services center in the country, through which it will support its operations in the region.

From the statement of the Costa Rican Coalition of Development Initiatives:

San José, Costa Rica.

Thomson Reuters Launches Operations in Costa Rica

September 2012

Thomson Reuters, the world leader in intelligent information for businesses and professionals, has announced the opening of its new site in San Jose, Costa Rica.

A press release from the Ministry of Foreign Trade reads:

Thomson Reuters, the world leader in intelligent information for businesses and professionals, announced the opening of its new site in San Jose, Costa Rica.

 close (x)

Receive more news about Business and Investment

Suscribe FOR FREE to CentralAmericaDATA EXPRESS.
The most important news of Central America, every day.

Type in your e-mail address:

* Al suscribirse, estará aceptando los terminos y condiciones


Gluten-free food business for sale

Operating Company dedicated to the manufacture of gluten-free and sugar-free products, OHNE brand.
The OHNE brand has 8 product lines: square bread, sweet...

Stock Indexes

(Apr 6)
Dow Jones
-5.60%
S&P 500
-5.10%
Nasdaq
-5.64%

Commodities

(May 27)
Brent Crude Oil
36.320
Coffee "C"
106.65
Gold
1,698
Silver
17.445