With 4.9 million inhabitants and an annual growth rate of more than 4%, over the last three decades, Costa Rica has managed to diversify its economy, based on tourism, services and exports. To ensure that growth does not stop, the country is striving to modernise its transport infrastructure. Roads and ports are critical, and Ineco, in partnership with Acciona, is managing an infrastructure design programme known as the PIT for the Ministry of Public Works and Transport (MOPT), slated to run until 2020.
Member States seek methods to make progress in putting the Atlantic and Mediterranean corridors in place. Two large routes for transporting passengers and goods, linking the main ports and urban nodes of southwest Europe with the large industrial centres on the continent.