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Costa Rica

Discover the payments market in Costa Rica

In this Caribbean country, cross-border transactions represent 77% of the volume of e-commerce. By offering cash payment systems in Costa Rica, it would be possible to reach 100% of the population.

The market in Costa Rica

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E-commerce

Costa Rica has an e-commerce market worth 2.3 billion dollars. The market is growing rapidly, creating a very attractive digital ecosystem.

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Internet penetration

Costa Rica has the highest internet penetration in Central America, covering 87% of the population.

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Payment methods

Costa Rica is strongly driven by credit card transactions and cash payments. The biggest provider is Banco Nacional which covers users with its online & cash payment solutions.

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Access to banking

50.4% of Costa Ricans over the age of 15 have a bank account at a formal financial institution.

Payment methods

Costa Rica

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