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Prior to the global economic crisis, Costa Rica enjoyed stable economic growth. The economy contracted 0.7% in 2009, but resumed growth at more than 3% in 2010. While the traditional agricultural exports of bananas, coffee, sugar, and beef are still the backbone of commodity export trade, a variety of industrial and specialized agricultural products have broadened export trade in recent years. High value added goods and services, including microchips, have further bolstered exports. Tourism continues to bring in foreign exchange, as Costa Rica's impressive biodiversity makes it a key destination for ecotourism. Foreign investors remain attracted by the country's political stability and relative more info »

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Costa-Rica P-279 50000-50000-Colones 2009
50,000 (50000) Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Front)
Pick#: P-279
Date: 2009
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Costa Rica Banknote P-279 50000-50000-Colones 2009
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Date: 2009
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50,000 (50000) Colones P-279 2009
Costa-Rica P-277 10000-10000-Colones 2009
10,000 (10000) Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Front)
Pick#: P-277
Date: 2009
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Costa Rica Banknote P-277 10000-10000-Colones 2009
10,000 (10000) Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Back)
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Date: 2009
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10,000 (10000) Colones P-277 2009
Costa-Rica P-276 5000-5000-Colones 2009
5,000 (5000) Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Front)
Pick#: P-276
Date: 2009
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Costa Rica Banknote P-276 5000-5000-Colones 2009
5,000 (5000) Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Back)
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Date: 2009
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5,000 (5000) Colones P-276 2009
Costa-Rica P-275 2000-2000-Colones 2009
2,000 (2000) Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Front)
Pick#: P-275
Date: 2009
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Mauro Fernández Acuña and the Colegio Superior de Señoritas building in San Jose.
Costa Rica Banknote P-275 2000-2000-Colones 2009
2,000 (2000) Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Back)
Pick#: P-275
Date: 2009
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Fish, a coral reef, star fish, a bull shark and turtles.

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2,000 (2000) Colones P-275 2009
Costa-Rica P-274 1000-1000-Colones 2009
1,000 (1000) Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Front)
Pick#: P-274
Date: 2009
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Braulio Carrillo Colina and The Coat of Arms.
Costa Rica Banknote P-274 1000-1000-Colones 2009
1,000 (1000) Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Back)
Pick#: P-274
Date: 2009
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A forest landscape in Guanacaste with pitahaya cactus flowers, a tree, white-tailed deer and scorpions.

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1,000 (1000) Colones P-274 2009
Costa-Rica P-273 10000-10000-Colones 2005
10,000 (10000) Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Front)
Pick#: P-273
Date: 2005
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Dark blue and deep blue-green on multicolor underprint; E Gamboa at center right.Volcanoes at center. Series A
Costa Rica Banknote P-273 10000-10000-Colones 2005
10,000 (10000) Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Back)
Pick#: P-273
Date: 2005
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10,000 (10000) Colones P-273 2005
Costa-Rica P-272 5000-5000-Colones 2005
5,000 (5000) Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Front)
Pick#: P-272
Date: 2005
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Dark blue and dark brown, on multicolo underprint.Local sculptureat left center. Series C.
Costa Rica Banknote P-272 5000-5000-Colones 2005
5,000 (5000) Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Back)
Pick#: P-272
Date: 2005
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5,000 (5000) Colones P-272 2005
Costa-Rica P-271 2000-2000-Colones 2005
2,000 (2000) Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Front)
Pick#: P-271
Date: 2005
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C. PICADO T. at right, Isla del Coco at center, color blue and brown.
Costa Rica Banknote P-271 2000-2000-Colones 2005
2,000 (2000) Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Back)
Pick#: P-271
Date: 2005
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2,000 (2000) Colones P-271 2005
Costa-Rica P-268 5000-5000-Colones 1999
5000 (5000) Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Front)
Pick#: P-268
Date: 1999
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Costa Rica 5000 Colones Febrero 24, 1999 P-268 Issued by: Banco Central de Costa Rica Date February 24, 1999 Printer: François Chales Oberthur, France Front: Issued note - Scan donated by Luis Ruiz Berti
Costa Rica Banknote P-268 5000-5000-Colones 1999
5000 (5000) Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Back)
Pick#: P-268
Date: 1999
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Costa Rica 5000 Colones Febrero 24, 1999 P-268 Back: Animals of Costa Rica - Scan donated by Luis Ruiz Berti
5000 (5000) Colones P-268 1999
Costa-Rica P-267 10000-10000-Colones 1997
10,000 (10000) Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Front)
Pick#: P-267
Date: 1997
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Costa Rica Banknote P-267 10000-10000-Colones 1997
10,000 (10000) Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Back)
Pick#: P-267
Date: 1997
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10,000 (10000) Colones P-267 1997
Costa-Rica P-267 10000-10000-Colones 2007
10,000 (10000) Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Front)
Pick#: P-267
Date: 2007
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Costa Rica Banknote P-267 10000-10000-Colones 2007
10,000 (10000) Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Back)
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Date: 2007
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10,000 (10000) Colones P-267 2007
Costa-Rica P-266 5000-5000-Colones 1996
5,000 (5000) Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Front)
Pick#: P-266
Date: 1996
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Costa Rica Banknote P-266 5000-5000-Colones 1996
5,000 (5000) Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Back)
Pick#: P-266
Date: 1996
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5,000 (5000) Colones P-266 1996
Costa-Rica P-265 2000-2000Colones 1997
2,000 (2000)Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Front)
Pick#: P-265
Date: 1997
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Costa Rica Banknote P-265 2000-2000Colones 1997
2,000 (2000)Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Back)
Pick#: P-265
Date: 1997
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2,000 (2000)Colones P-265 1997
Costa-Rica P-265d 2000-2000-Colones 2003
2,000 (2000) Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Front)
Pick#: P-265d
Date: 2003
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Costa Rica 2000 Colones Abril 9, 2003 P-265d Issued by: Banco Central de Costa Rica; Date: Abril 9, 2003; Printer François Chearles Oberthur, Paris; General: Brown-orange and dark brown on multicolor; Watermark: C. Picado T. Front: Clodomiro Picado Twight; Coco Island - Scan donated by Luis Ruiz Berti
Costa Rica Banknote P-265d 2000-2000-Colones 2003
2,000 (2000) Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Back)
Pick#: P-265d
Date: 2003
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Back: Shark, dolphin - Scan donated by Luis Ruiz Berti
2,000 (2000) Colones P-265d 2003
Costa-Rica P-265d 2000-2000-Colones 2003
2000 (2000) Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Front)
Pick#: P-265d
Date: 2003
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Costa Rica 2000 Colones Abril 9, 2003 P-265d Issued by: Banco Central de Costa Rica Date: April 9, 2003 Printer: François Chales Oberthur, France Front: Clodomiro Picado Twight; Coco Island - Scan donated by Luis Ruiz Berti
Costa Rica Banknote P-265d 2000-2000-Colones 2003
2000 (2000) Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Back)
Pick#: P-265d
Date: 2003
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Costa Rica 2000 Colones Abril 9, 2003 P-265d Back: Shark, dolphin - Scan donated by Luis Ruiz Berti
2000 (2000) Colones P-265d 2003
Costa-Rica P-264a 1000-1000-Colones 1997
1,000 (1000) Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Front)
Pick#: P-264a
Date: 1997
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Costa Rica Banknote P-264a 1000-1000-Colones 1997
1,000 (1000) Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Back)
Pick#: P-264a
Date: 1997
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1,000 (1000) Colones P-264a 1997
Costa-Rica P-264e 1000-1000-Colones 2004
1,000 (1000) Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Front)
Pick#: P-264e
Date: 2004
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Costa Rica Banknote P-264e 1000-1000-Colones 2004
1,000 (1000) Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Back)
Pick#: P-264e
Date: 2004
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1,000 (1000) Colones P-264e 2004
Costa-Rica P-262a 500-Colones 1994
500 Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Front)
Pick#: P-262a
Date: 1994
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Costa Rica Banknote P-262a 500-Colones 1994
500 Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Back)
Pick#: P-262a
Date: 1994
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500 Colones P-262a 1994
Costa-Rica P-261a 100-Colones 1993
100 Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Front)
Pick#: P-261a
Date: 1993
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Costa Rica Banknote P-261a 100-Colones 1993
100 Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Back)
Pick#: P-261a
Date: 1993
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100 Colones P-261a 1993
Costa-Rica P-260 5000-5000-Colones 1992
5,000 (5000) Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Front)
Pick#: P-260
Date: 1992
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Costa Rica Banknote P-260 5000-5000-Colones 1992
5,000 (5000) Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Back)
Pick#: P-260
Date: 1992
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5,000 (5000) Colones P-260 1992
Costa-Rica P-259 1000-1000-Colones 1991
1,000 (1000) Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Front)
Pick#: P-259
Date: 1991
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Redon multicolor underprint, T. Soley Guell at left.
Costa Rica Banknote P-259 1000-1000-Colones 1991
1,000 (1000) Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Back)
Pick#: P-259
Date: 1991
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1,000 (1000) Colones P-259 1991
Costa-Rica P-258 100-Colones 1992
100 Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Front)
Pick#: P-258
Date: 1992
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Costa Rica Banknote P-258 100-Colones 1992
100 Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Back)
Pick#: P-258
Date: 1992
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100 Colones P-258 1992
Costa-Rica P-257 50-Colones 1992
50 Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Front)
Pick#: P-257
Date: 1992
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Costa Rica Banknote P-257 50-Colones 1992
50 Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Back)
Pick#: P-257
Date: 1992
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50 Colones P-257 1992
Costa-Rica P-257 50-Colones 1993
50 Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Front)
Pick#: P-257
Date: 1993
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Costa Rica Banknote P-257 50-Colones 1993
50 Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Back)
Pick#: P-257
Date: 1993
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50 Colones P-257 1993
Costa-Rica P-257a 50-Colones 1991
50 Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Front)
Pick#: P-257a
Date: 1991
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Costa Rica Banknote P-257a 50-Colones 1991
50 Colones Costa-Rica's Banknote (Back)
Pick#: P-257a
Date: 1991
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50 Colones P-257a 1991
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