Costa Rica is recognised for the purpose of equivalence since 4 April 2003, for an unspecified duration. Please consult Annex III of Regulation (EC) 1235/2008 for further information
The European Union's organic production rules are not formally recognised as equivalent by Costa Rica. For more information regarding export of organic product to Costa Rica, please contact the competent authority: Servicio Fitosanitario del Estado, Ministerio de Agricultura y Ganadería.
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