Some 2,000 national and international food buyers are expected to attend the two-day convention that starts today and hosted by the Cámara Costarricense de la Industria Alimentaria and the Ministerio de Agricultura y Ganadería.
The event, Expo CACIA, is at the Hotel Wyndham Herradura.
The purpose of the event is to generate more businesses for providers of food and drink.
Banco Nacional said that 15 of its smaller businesses will be represented, too.
Machinery for the production of food items also will be on display, said an announcement.