JAFZA Free Zone

Jebel Ali Free Zone

Jebel Ali Free Zone

Jebel Ali Free Zone

Prices starting from

AED 50,000

Average business setup timeframe

up to 4 weeks
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About Jebel Ali Free Zone (JAFZA)

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Established in 1985, JAFZA is the oldest free zone in the UAE. Today, it is home to over 8,600 companies from more than 100 countries, including almost 100 Fortune 500 organisations.

The free zone is incredibly well connected, directly linked to one of the busiest ports in the world and around half an hour away from two international airports.

Benefits of Setting up a Business in JAFZA

100% Business Ownership and Capital Repatriation
As an expatriate, you can own 100% of the company and remit all profits to your home country.
JAFZA issues industrial, service and trading licences to combine multiple activities.
JAFZA free zone is directly linked to Jebel Ali Port—one of the busiest cargo ports in the world.
JAFZA offers a range of on-site customs services, re-export for the MENA region.
JAFZA offers several government and business services in conjunction with the Dubai government.
Business Activity
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Business Activities

Activity Description

Setting up a company in JAFZA gives you great flexibility and an endless amount of business activities to choose from. Here are some of the most popular options:

Consultancy Consultancy
Manufacturing Manufacturing
Transport Transport
Training Training
Waste Management Waste Management
All Trading Activities All Trading Activities
Freight Forwarding Freight Forwarding
Tobacco Trading Tobacco Trading
Hospitality Services Hospitality Services
Sea Cargo Service Sea Cargo Service
Project Management Project Management
Ship Chartering Ship Chartering
Physical Presence Requirement

Physical Presence Requirement


You do not have to be physically present to complete the setup process of your company.

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