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Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi Free Zone Company Setup

Business Set Up in KIZAD Abu Dhabi

Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi (KIZAD) is one of the largest free zones in the GCC. KIZAD is connected to Khalifa Port, the most advanced deep-sea port in the region. KIZAD occupies a 417 square-kilometer area strategically located halfway between Abu Dhabi and Dubai.


Khalifa Port and KIZAD Abu Dhabi together will create some 100,000 jobs and contribute 15 percent of the emirate’s non-oil GDP by 2030. KIZAD industrial zone includes one of the world’s 10 largest aluminum smelters and hosts processing facilities for other industries.


KIZAD Abu Dhabi license holders can also apply for a license issued by the Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development (AD DED). This authorizes them to conduct business activities outside the borders of the free zone without maintaining additional facilities in mainland Abu Dhabi

Benefits of Setting Up a Business in KIZAD

  • Newly built infrastructure with quick access to airports, seaports, and railways.
  • Dual licensing.
  • Competitive pricing.
  • Access to a wide range of warehousing and logistics facilities.
  • Long-term land leases.

Common Business Activities at KIZAD Abu Dhabi

  • Automotive
  • Building materials trading
  • Consultancy
  • Chemical trading
  • Cargo and Freight Forwarding
  • Electronics trading
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Petrochemicals
  • General trading activities
  • Jewellery trading
  • Logistics
  • Manufacturing


Prices start at AED 11,000. Please get in touch with us for additional details.

Incorporation Physical Presence Needs

Shareholders do not have to be physically present in the UAE to complete the process to start a business in Abu Dhabi.

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