Top Costa Rica Exports 2015
Costa Rica shipped US$9.6 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2015, down by 6.2% since 2011 and down by 14.8% from 2014 to 2015.
Top 10 Costa Rica Exports to the US

Costa Rica's exports to America amounted to
$3.9 billion or 40.8% of its overall exports.

  1. Medical, technical equipment: $1.6 billion
  2. Fruits, nuts: $823.4 million
  3. Electronic equipment: $316.9 million
  4. Coffee, tea and spices: $156 million
  5. Plastics: $119.7 million
  6. Rubber: $115.3 million
  7. Vegetables: $102.7 million
  8. Vegetable/fruit preparations: $95.9 million
  9. Fish: $79.2 million
10. Live trees and plants: $70.9 million
Top 10 Costa Rica Exports to Panama

Costa Rica's exports to Panama amounted to
$558.6 million or 5.8% of its overall exports.

  1. Other food preparations: $63.1 million
  2. Plastics: $58.1 million
  3. Pharmaceuticals: $53.8 million
  4. Other chemical goods: $34.7 million
  5. Electronic equipment: $30.6 million
  6. Beverages: $26.9 million
  7. Tanning, dyeing extracts: $24.5 million
  8. Food waste, animal fodder: $24 million
  9. Cereal, milk preparations: $22 million
10. Paper: $21.9 million
Top 10 Costa Rica Exports to Guatemala

Costa Rica's exports to Guatemala amounted to
$523.9 million or 5.5% of its overall exports.

  1. Other food preparations: $97.1 million
  2. Dairy, eggs, honey: $38.3 million
  3. Electronic equipment: $37.2 million
  4. Plastics: $30 million
  5. Cereal, milk preparations: $28.9 million
  6. Pharmaceuticals: $27.5 million
  7. Cotton: $27 million
  8. Other manufactured products: $25 million
  9. Iron and steel: $22.1 million
10. Iron or steel products: $20.6 million
Top 10 Costa Rica Exports to Nicaragua

Costa Rica's exports to Nicaragua amounted to
$522.7 million or 5.5% of its overall exports.

  1. Other food preparations: $53.4 million
  2. Plastics: $46.3 million
  3. Animal/vegetable fats and oils: $31.3 million
  4. Iron and steel: $27.1 million
  5. Dairy, eggs, honey: $26.8 million
  6. Salt, sulphur, stone, cement: $23.5 million
  7. Other chemical goods: $21.5 million
  8. Cereal, milk preparations: $20.6 million
  9. Electronic equipment: $20.4 million
10. Beverages: $19.7 million
Top 10 Costa Rica Exports to Netherlands

Costa Rica's exports to Netherlands amounted to
$440 million or 4.6% of its overall exports.

  1. Fruits, nuts: $180.9 million
  2. Vegetable/fruit preparations: $97.6 million
  3. Medical, technical equipment: $60.2 million
  4. Live trees and plants: $43.6 million
  5. Beverages: $13.3 million
  6. Vegetables: $11.6 million
  7. Coffee, tea and spices: $10.6 million
  8. Electronic equipment: $8 million
  9. Plastics: $5.3 million
10. Sugar: $2.4 million
Top 10 Costa Rica Exports to Belgium

Costa Rica's exports to Belgium amounted to
$430.4 million or 4.5% of its overall exports.

  1. Medical, technical equipment: $202.1 million
  2. Fruits, nuts: $132.3 million
  3. Coffee, tea and spices: $41.8 million
  4. Vegetable/fruit preparations: $29.4 million
  5. Live trees and plants: $11.7 million
  6. Knit or crochet clothing: $8.7 million
  7. Electronic equipment: $1.1 million
  8. Vegetables: $1.1 million
  9. Fish: $603,000
10. Rubber: $496,000
Top 10 Costa Rica Exports to Honduras

Costa Rica's exports to Honduras amounted to
$332.8 million or 3.5% of its overall exports.

  1. Other food preparations: $79.3 million
  2. Electronic equipment: $24.6 million
  3. Pharmaceuticals: $24.4 million
  4. Other manufactured products: $19.6 million
  5. Plastics: $18.1 million
  6. Other chemical goods: $15.6 million
  7. Tanning, dyeing extracts: $13.4 million
  8. Vegetable/fruit preparations: $12.1 million
  9. Dairy, eggs, honey: $11 million
10. Cereal, milk preparations: $11 million
Top 10 Costa Rica Exports to El Salvador

Costa Rica's exports to El Salvador amounted to
$285.4 million or 3% of its overall exports.

  1. Other food preparations: $55.7 million
  2. Pharmaceuticals: $18 million
  3. Electronic equipment: $16.3 million
  4. Other manufactured products: $15.5 million
  5. Dairy, eggs, honey: $13.8 million
  6. Cereal, milk preparations: $11.8 million
  7. Machinery: $11.8 million
  8. Meat, seafood preparations: $11.5 million
  9. Plastics: $11.5 million
10. Iron or steel products: $9.4 million
Top 10 Costa Rica Exports to Dominican Rep

Costa Rica's exports to Dominican Republic amounted to $265.8 million or 2.8% of its overall exports.

  1. Other manufactured products: $32 million
  2. Other food preparations: $31.3 million
  3. Machinery: $29.5 million
  4. Pharmaceuticals: $25.1 million
  5. Electronic equipment: $25 million
  6. Plastics: $23.8 million
  7. Medical, technical equipment: $18.3 million
  8. Dairy, eggs, honey: $13.8 million
  9. Glass: $8.3 million
10. Vegetable/fruit preparations: $7.1 million
Top 10 Costa Rica Exports to Mexico

Costa Rica's exports to Mexico amounted to
$239.5 million or 2.5% of its overall exports.

  1. Animal/vegetable fats and oils: $102.7 million
  2. Other food preparations: $35 million
  3. Rubber: $20.8 million
  4. Electronic equipment: $11.5 million
  5. Medical, technical equipment: $8.8 million
  6. Other base metal goods: $7.9 million
  7. Vehicles: $6.2 million
  8. Aluminum: $6 million
  9. Iron or steel products: $5.2 million
10. Plastics: $5.1 million
Top 10 Costa Rica Exports to the UK

Costa Rica's exports to United Kingdom amounted to $177.5 million or 1.9% of its overall exports.

  1. Fruits, nuts: $134.4 million
  2. Sugar: $13.7 million
  3. Electronic equipment: $8.5 million
  4. Coffee, tea and spices: $5 million
  5. Vegetables: $4 million
  6. Vegetable/fruit preparations: $3.9 million
  7. Beverages: $2.2 million
  8. Live trees and plants: $1.6 million
  9. Glass: $834,000
10. Coated textile fabric: $745,000
Fastest-Growing Costa Rican Exports
Data source: Trade Map, International Trade Centre, www.intracen.org/marketanalysis