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Umm Al Quwain Free zone

Umm Al Quwain Free Trade Zone was founded in 1987, located in the smallest Emirate of the UAE. It was publicly known only after 2014 when it was restructured and started marketing its services. This free zone was responsible for 12.4 per cent of Dubai’s foreign trade in the first half of 2019.

Even though it is small, it offers all the facilities that larger free zones are proposing. UAQ FTZ is the ideal setup for Micro Businesses, SME’s and Conglomerates to carry out their business in a safe and investor-friendly free trade zone environment. It allows to organise low cost business setup in UAE.


The following are the categories of business taking place here -

    Commercial
    Consultancy
    General Trading
    Premium Consultancy
    Premium Commercial
    Freelance
    Industrial

Incentives such as 100% foreign ownership, 0% corporate and personal tax, 100% repatriation of capital and profits, no exchange control, no restriction on investment in any sector are the basic advantages that show our openness towards our investors.

We provide certain packages such as zero visa companies, ending up with 1,2 or 3 visa options. It can be upgraded or degraded as per your requests. Another advantage is that UAQ FTZ companies occupied in international trade can release or keep them as stocks meant for re-exporting without payment of customs duties. Also as it is located within 45 minutes from Dubai International Airport, Umm Al Quwain. FTZ is an safe and easy way for investors to organise their business setup in Dubai UAE and flourish.

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