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About Us

Corporación Bananera Nacional (CORBANA) is a non-governmental public institution, established in the year 1971 by the ratification of a law of the Republic of Costa Rica. Its major objective is the development of the banana industry in Costa Rica and to serve the banana producers.

This institution develops research programs aimed at strengthening the quality of banana farming, provides state-of-the-art technology to producers, maintains lines of credit to facilitate the operation and recovery of the plantations struck by natural disasters in the Costa Rican Caribbean, among other commitments to improve the industry.