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Life Sciences Sector

Latin America's leading

Med Tech hub

Home to 6 of the top 20 largest
medical device companies in the world

A robust supplier base for OEMs
in Costa Rica and the region

A robust supplier base present in Costa Rica, both from local and international sources, is dedicated to working with medical device manufacturers, pharmaceutical companies, as well as other suppliers to develop and manufacture innovative, value added, quality product solutions. From packaging, molding and extrusion, electronic components and assembly, sterilization and much more, Costa Rica offers the ideal ecosystem for companies to thrive.

Discover the wide range of supply areas available in the country:

VMI Programs

  • Pexco (molded parts)

  • Advant Medical (Coil dispensers)

  • Contec Medical (coil dispensers)

  • Bemis (pouches and lids)

  • Oliver-Tolas (pouches and lids)

  • Valutek (clean room supplies)


  • Sterigenics (EO)

  • Steris (EO/Ebeam)

Special Finishing

  • MicroFinish

  • Fortech

  • Serpimetal

  • Ulitec Medical

  • All Metal Casting

  • Olympic Precision Machining

  • Oberg Medical


  • Tegra Medical

  • Cincotek

  • Okay Industries

Special Coatings

  • Precision Coating

  • Fortech

  • Specialty Coating Systems

Sheet Metal & Casting

  • Serpimetal


  • Metales Imperio

  • All Metal Casting


  • Terramix

  • Hulera Costarricense

Process Validation

  • Raincross Consulting

  • QMS

  • Capris Engineering


  • Colorite Compounds (A Tekni-Plex Co.)

  • Nexeo

  • PolyOne

Plastic & Thermoplastic Molding

  • SMC Ltd

  • MicroTechnologies

  • Vention Medical

  • Electroplast

  • Freudenberg (Helix Medical)

Plastic Extrusion

  • Kelpac Medical

  • Tekni-plex/Natvar





  • Corrugados del Guarco

  • Empaques Santa Ana

  • Forcosa

  • Merrill’s Packaging

  • Nelipak

  • Prent

  • Grupo Vargas

  • Ludovico

  • Kelpac Medical

  • ICAR

  • Fotolit

  • Impresora Delta

  • Flexigráfica

  • Etipres

  • MC Logistica

Metal Suppliers

  • Aceros Roag

  • Aceros Carazo

  • Aceros Cartago

  • Aceros Vargas

  • ArcelorMittal CR


  • Metalco

  • Soluciones Integrales

MD Contract Manufacturers

  • SMC Ltd.

  • Vention Medical

  • Precision Concepts Medical Technologies

  • Confluent Medical (NDC/Interface Catheter)

  • Catheter Research

  • AdvancedCath – a TE Connectiviy Co.

Mandrels & Wires

  • AdvancedCath – a TE Connectivity Co.

  • Confluent Medical (NDC)

  • Heraeus (Neometrics)

  • Creganna – a TE Connectivity Co.

  • Interwire

Machining & Tooling

  • DO Precision

  • Atemisa

  • Cincotek

  • G.Rau

  • IGTB Precision

  • Inpre

  • Microtechnologies

  • Motrosa

  • Oberg Medical

  • OKAY Industries

  • Olympic Precision Machining

  • Orlich Precision

  • Sertex

  • Tech Shop

  • Tegra Medical

  • Veridiam Medical

  • TLS Precisión

  • Taller González


  • IPM

  • Innovative Components

  • AKA Precision

  • Fema Industrial

Liquid Silicone Molding & Extrusion

  • Freudenberg (Helix Medical)

  • Central America Silicone Suppliers (CASS)

Electronic Components & Assembly

  • Huber + Suhner

  • L-3 Communications

  • RDF Sensors

  • Tico Electronics

  • Vishay

  • Teradyne

  • Irazu Electronics

  • Samtec

  • ElectroTechnik

  • Future Electronics

  • Smith Interconnect

  • Panduit Precision

  • Zollner Electronik

  • ATL

  • General Microcircuits (GMI)

  • Camtronics

  • Microtechnologies

  • Bourns

  • Current Controls

Clean Room Services and Supplies

  • National Building Maintenance

  • SCM Consultoria

  • Microbiological Compliance Labs

  • Thermofisher

  • VWR

  • Sauber


  • Grupo Diez

  • Empresa Montero Solano

  • Ambiderm



  • OPIA

  • SBM


  • Thermofisher Scientific

  • Chemsol S.A.

  • Fortech

  • Laboratorios Arvi

  • Químicos Holanda

  • Sachs Chemical

  • Suplidora Tecnica

  • Transmerquín

  • VWR

Calibration Services

  • A1 Calibration Lab

  • Desarrollos Latinoamericanos de Metrología Integrada



  • SCM Metrología y Laboratorio