Jebel Ali Free Zone Authority - JAFZA

Strategical Location Which Sets It Up Next To The Jebel Ali Port


JAFZA (Jebel Ali Free Zone) is one of the most popular and competitive locations to establish your business. With advantages like global connectivity, easy operating environment and the location being designed with the needs of trading and manufacturing companies in mind makes it the best location to grow your business.

JAFZA also has a strategical location which sets it up next to the Jebel Ali Port which is the world’s largest port in the Middle East and the 6th largest container port in the world, serving over 150 shipping lines with over 90 weekly services. The Dubai International Airport is also close by, roughly 30 minutes, giving businesses and opportunity to connect to over 200 global destinations.

Benefits Of JAFZA Business Set Up

  • Office space, warehousing and land space available
  • Famous for manufacturing and trading companies
  • Access to consumers of over 2 billion in number
  • On-site residential complexes

Types Of JAFZA Licences

Trading License

Allows the holder to import, export and distribute items mentioned in the license.

General Trading License

This license has more range of activities that the trading license and allows the holder access them.

Service License

Allows the holder to carry out services like consultancies and legal advisory.

Industrial License

This license allows the holder to import materials , assemble, manufacture, process, package and export the products

National Industrial License

his license is best for manufacturing companies with at least 51% GCC ownership.

Logistics License

Allows specific logistic services such as storage, transportation, distribution, sorting, forwarding and clearing activities, order management, inventory management etc

E-Commerce License

Allows holders to establish an online business of goods and services

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