Fujairah Free Zone
A fortunate combination of geographic location, with access to world’s major shipping routes, a fine port & airport, and streamlined procedures, make the Free Zone of Fujairah an ideal place for business.
Fujairah Free Zone is adjacent to the Port of Fujairah. Companies established here have easy access to all Arabian Gulf ports, the Red Sea, Iran, India and Pakistan on weekly feeder vessels. Mainline services arrive from Northern Europe, the Mediterranean, Far East and North America on a weekly basis, and services leave twice weekly to the Far East and once a week to North America.
Multi-access to neighbouring and global markets by land, sea and air.
1. Variety of investment fields.
2. Investor-oriented policies
3. Efficient and cost-effective investment facilitation
4. Full investment security
5. Served by Fujairah Port and the Fujairah International Airport.
Fujairah free zone was formed in year and since then it has experienced tremendous growth with over 200 companies setting up base. Mains sectors of operations
1. Information technology
6. Heating and cooling units
7. Plastics and perfumes
8. Trading sector
9. Service sector
Feasible legal entities under FFZA
1. Branch of a foreign company, including offshore company
2. Branch of a UAE company
3. Freezone establishment
4. Freezone company
For branch of foreign company and branch of UAE Company, there is no capital-cash physical requirement. Also there is no lower limit on number of shareholders and formation fee is nil. This is slightly different for free zone establishment (FZE) and Freezone Company (FZC). Minimum capital requirement in case of both FZE and FZC is AED 150,000 and formation fee is AED 5000. Minimum no. of shareholders for FZE is one and for FZC is two.
Licenses: there are total five types of licenses that you can apply for depending upon the
business activity you choose
1. Trading (normal )license
2. General trading
3. Professional/service license
4. Industrial license
5. National industrial license