Ajman Free Zone Authority (AFZA) is widely recognized as entrepreneurs’ heaven today with its package of unbeatable advantages. Strategically situated at the entrance of the Arabian Gulf, Ajman Free Zone is well placed to serve the eastern and western markets to set up a business.
Ajman’s proximity to Sharjah and Dubai provides easy accessibility to the two international airports and four ports. Ajman Port, serving over 1000 vessels in a year, has emerged as an important maritime focal point today. For businesses, acquiring an Ajman Free Zone license, is the best way to find a reasonable location to set up a business.
The Trade licenses to setup businesses in Ajman Free Zone, are of four types:
AFZ issues E-Commerce Licenses to do business in electronic trading activities and provides technical and marketing support to investors.
AFZ issues Service Licenses for investors carrying out service activities within the free zone such as management, marketing, IT consultancies etc.
AFZ issues Industrial licenses to investors specialized in manufacturing in UAE, as per the environmental standards and manufacturing policies in Ajman. Ajman Free Zone provides smart stores and warehouses supporting this activity, where all the investor’s requirements can be obtained in one place.
AFZ issues National industrial licenses to industrial organizations that match the following criteria:
AFZ issues offshore licenses to those desiring to establish an ongoing company. The license allows them to run the business only outside the state and not within the Free Zone.
Offshore companies are described as companies that conduct an insubstantial or zero volume of business within their jurisdiction of incorporation. The International Business Company (IBC) registry allows foreign investors to register offshore companies under any Offshore authority, work over there as a division of Investment authority without the need to establish a physical presence in that country. An offshore company has a restriction to do business inside the country where it is formed. This is also work as a virtual company, you can open bank account and operate international business.Read More