will reportedly invest $40 million in its production and supply center in Costa Rica. The investment will allow the company to expand production of baby care and feminine hygiene items. It is part of the company's plan to increase its production capacity for domestic consumption and exports. K-C supplies Costa Rica with more than three million diapers and 2.5 million feminine hygiene products daily and also makes products that are exported to Central America, Panama, the Caribbean and Puerto Rico.
K-C has been present in Costa Rica for 22 years. In 2018, it invested more than $5.2 million to open a 5,100-square-meter warehouse in Cartago. It currently employs 1500 workers in production plants, distributions centers and national and regional headquarters.