Costa Rica Coffee Guide

Procter & Gamble to invest $5 million in new Costa Rica facility

February 4, 2013

American manufacturer Procter & Gamble (P&G) announced Monday that it will open in Costa Rica a new supply-chain planning center for its entire operation in Latin America.

The new facilities mean an investment of $5-6 million and the creation of 500 new jobs for engineers, business administrators and logistics and customs specialists.

The center will consolidate supply-chain planning of 25 company operations on the continent.

P&G has operated in the country since 1999 and chose Costa Rica again after evaluating several other countries.

The announcement was made by Foreign Trade Minister Anabel González, P&G Associate Director of Communications Alejandra Cob and P&G General Manager of Costa Rica Tara Polanco.

You may be interested

Costa Rica announces new restrictions to limit mobility in Greater Metropolitan Area
Costa Rica
4759 views
Costa Rica
4759 views

Costa Rica announces new restrictions to limit mobility in Greater Metropolitan Area

Alejandro Zúñiga - July 10, 2020

Costa Rican authorities on Friday announced a series of health measures to limit mobility in the Greater Metropolitan Area, which…

Costa Rica coronavirus data for July 10, 2020
Costa Rica
21276 views
Costa Rica
21276 views

Costa Rica coronavirus data for July 10, 2020

Alejandro Zúñiga - July 10, 2020

Costa Rica confirmed 360 new cases of the coronavirus over the past day, totaling 6,845 cumulative known cases, the Health…

News briefs: WHO says Costa Rica facing community transmission of coronavirus
Costa Rica
4744 views
Costa Rica
4744 views

News briefs: WHO says Costa Rica facing community transmission of coronavirus

The Tico Times - July 10, 2020

The coronavirus crisis has transformed life in Costa Rica, which has enacted measures to protect the capacity of its health…