Free zones have been used very well by the authorities in the UAE to attract international investors and expand their business setup in Dubai. These investors know that the expansion of business operations in the UAE allow them to reach other parts of Asia as well. The Dubai Airport Free zone and the Dubai Media city are two of the most famous free zones that have been able to attain the objectives that were set when these two zones were established.
There is, however, a third free zone in Dubai that is the biggest when it comes to the number of Dubai free zone companies that it has been able to accommodate within its boundaries. The Dubai Multi Commodities Center is a free zone that has a huge 12,000 companies working in it. It is the identity of commerce and economy of Dubai and has become and in important not only in the regional but also international trade. The pace at which the free zone is accommodating new businesses every year is also amazing. The benefits being provided to the businesses by the DMCC are the same as the ones being provided by other free zones; however the location, the environment and the business network that it is part of makes it an extremely attractive place for all kinds of business setup in Dubai.
Like all other free zones in Dubai, the DMCC has also been able to provide businesses and investors with unmatched incentives and opportunities that are not found anywhere else. Some of the incentives for Dubai free zone companies can be seen below:
These are the documents required for setting up a branch office in the free zone: