The main sale from Mexico to Costa Rica in 2021 was Refrigerators, Freezers and other Refrigerating or Freezing Equipment (US$35.6M). The main origins of sales to Costa Rica were Ciudad de México (US$360M), Estado de México (US$148M), and Nuevo León (US$114M).
The main product bought by Mexico from Costa Rica in 2021 was Electronic Integrated Circuits (US$323M). The main destinations of purchases made to Costa Rica were Chihuahua (US$351M), Ciudad de México (US$193M), and Jalisco (US$74.6M).
In the period January to March 2022, the Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) from Costa Rica to Mexico is US$4.16M. In the same period, the states that received the highest FDI from Costa Rica were Ciudad de México (Confidential), Yucatán (Confidential), and Nuevo León (Confidential).
Regarding remittances, in the first quarter of 2022, Mexico received US$3.91M in remittances from Costa Rica, while Costa Rica received US$884k in remittances from Mexico.
Finally, in terms of immigration to Mexico, 2,298 inmigrants from Costa Rica were registered in 2020, 51% women and 49% men. The states with the highest concentration of inmigrants from Costa Rica were Ciudad de México (676 people), Estado de México (508 people), and Sinaloa (266 people).