Costa Rica-CARICOM Free Trade Agreement

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Syllabus of the Subject: Costa Rica-CARICOM (Caribbean Community) Free Trade Agreement (FTA)

  1. Introduction to the Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between Costa Rica and the Caribbean Community (CARICOM)
  2. Advantages of the Costa Rica-CARICOM Agreement
  3. Certification of Origin
  4. International Trade Relations and foreign direct investment flows Costa Rica-CARICOM States
The Subject (e-learning) “Costa Rica-Caribbean Community Free Trade Agreement (FTA)” is part of the following Higher Education Programs taught by EENI (Business School) and the Hispano-African University of International Business:
  1. Masters (Online): America, Pacific
  2. Doctorate in Business in America

Learning materials in Higher Education in English Tertiary Education in Spanish Costa Rica-CARICOM Post-secondary Education in French Costa Rica-CARICOM

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Sample of the Subject: Costa Rica-CARICOM Free Trade Agreement (FTA)
Costa Rica-CARICOM Free Trade Agreement (FTA)

Description of the Subject (Higher Education, e-learning): CARICOM-Costa Rica Free Trade Agreement (FTA).

The Costa Rica-Caribbean Community CARICOM Free Trade Agreement entered into force between:

  1. Costa Rica-Barbados: 2006
  2. Costa Rica-Guyana: 2006
  3. Costa Rica-Trinidad and Tobago: 2005
  4. Costa Rica-Belize: 2011
  5. Costa Rica-Jamaica: 2015

The objectives of the Costa Rica-CARICOM Free Trade Agreement (FTA) are to:

  1. Establish and develop a free-trade area
  2. Stimulate the bilateral trade growth and diversification between Costa Rica and the CARICOM member economies (Antigua and Barbuda, the Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Guyana, Haiti, Jamaica, Montserrat, Saint Lucia, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, and Trinidad and Tobago)
  3. Eliminate foreign trade barriers
  4. Facilitate the cross-border movement of the export products and services between Costa Rica and the CARICOM Member States
  5. Promote fair competition conditions in the free-trade area
  6. Increase substantially the Foreign direct investment (FDI) (FDI) opportunities in Costa Rica and the CARICOM
  7. Promote regional integration in the Americas

Furthermore, the Costa Rica-CARICOM Free Trade Agreement provides the rules for the application of the Anti-Dumping Measures.

International Trade CARICOM-Costa Rica.

  1. Exports of Costa Rica to the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) countries were 130 million dollars
  2. Trinidad and Tobago and Jamaica are the main destinations of the Costa Rican exports to the Caribbean Community

Costa Rica Free Trade Agreements (FTA).



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