Sector : Dairy

Destination Market: Costa Rica

Information : Costa Rica

COUNTRY NAME: Costa Rica

 

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2018 (€million): 76

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2017 (€million): 75

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2016 (€million): 70

 

TRADE:

For 2018, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 1,291 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €3.9 million to Costa Rica. 

For 2017, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 965 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €3.6 million to Costa Rica.

For 2016, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 1,470 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €4.0 million to Costa Rica. 

 

PRODUCT: In recent years, the typical products exported to Costa Rica were as follows;

  • Fat Filled Milk Powder,
  • Follow on Formula,
  • Infant Formula,
  • Liquid Infant Formula,
  • Milk Powder.

 

CERTIFICATION ARRANGEMENTS: Trade in dairy products to Costa Rica from Ireland is on the basis of the following certificate types;

  • Costa Rican Health and Veterinary Certificates.
  • Republic of Ireland agreed with Costa Rica.

 

KEY REQUIREMENTSFood Exports Dairy - Key Requirements (doc 37Kb) .

 

OTHER RELEVANT INFORMATION

 

CONTACT POINTS: dairyexportcerts@agriculture.gov.ie