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JAFZA – Jebel Ali Free Zone

Jebel Ali Free Zone Authority

JAFZA Company Formation

Jebel Ali Free Zone (JAFZA) is on a league of its own for free zones in the UAE. More than 8,000 global companies are based in JAFZA. This includes approximately 100 of the Fortune Global 500 companies. The free zone accounts for almost 32 per cent of total FDI flow into the UAE. The free zone contributes 23 per cent of Dubai’s GDP every year.


The 60 million sq. ft. Traders’ Market within the Jebel Ali Free Zone is a partnership between DP World and China Commodity City. It brings to life the very first free-zone hybrid retail and wholesale marketplace in the region. When fully completed, it will house 20,000 traders and tenants.


JAFZA also offers pre-built warehouse and office space to meet the needs of its customers for high-quality storage and light industrial units (LIUs). Apart from business facilities, JAFZA also offers more than 10,000 rooms for employees as part of its on-site accommodation facility.

Benefits of JAFZA Trade License

  • JAFZA free zone has Jebel Ali Port, one of the world's busiest and most strategic cargo ports.
  • Restricted access to the free zone means your business and goods are secure 24/7.
  • On-site customs and freight forwarding services.
  • Quick access to Al Maktoum International Airport
  • JAFZA is the world’s largest free zone by size.

Common Business Activities at JAFZA (Jebel Ali Free Zone Authority)

  • Business support services
  • Freight forwarding
  • General trading
  • Information technology
  • Industrial
  • Logistics
  • Manufacturing
  • Maritime services
  • Oil and gas services
  • Research and development
  • Recycling
  • Trucking services
  • Waste management


Prices start at AED 5,000 (onshore). Please get in touch with us for additional details.

Incorporation Physical Presence Needs

Shareholders do not have to be physically present in the UAE for the incorporation process of a company.

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