Umm Al Quwain Free Trade Zone (UAQ FTZ) is placed in Umm Al Quwain, a close, progressive and prosperous emirate with advance business infrastructure. Renowned for its desert landscape and unique flora and fauna, it is also a popular loving destination within the United Arab Emirates and is located just 45km from Dubai business city.
Umm Al Quwain’s stable economy setup, open investment climate and low costs of living and labour make it a strategic business idea and base with the MENA region, Subcontinent, Far East and European markets all within easy reach of UAE Business setup.
TYPES OF LICENSE IN DUBAI
COMMERCIAL LICENSE (TRADING LICENSE)
There are two different types of license which fall under this category: Commercial License and General Trading License.
Commercial License: This authorises the export, import, distribution and storing of items specified on the license. A Commercial License can have three different product lines or 10 similar product lines.
General Trading License: This distribute the licensee to trade in a long range of activities and gives the freedom and flexibility to trade in any commodity which is permitted within the UAE.
This is for entities which offer smart or professional advice and is issued to all level of professionals including artisans and craftsmen. It allows two common activities.
This offer an individual to operate as a freelance professional, and conduct business in one’s birth name as opposed to a brand name or company. The Freelance Permit is designed for individuals who operate in technology, media and film sectors, and is issued to talent roles, creative roles and selected administrative positions.
This license is for service providers. It permits the licensee to carry out the services specified on the license within the Free Zone, such as Logistics; Insurance Service Provider; Courier Services; Travel Agency; Tour Services; Car Rental etc.
This licensee to import raw materials, then manufacture/ process / assemble / package the specified products, and export the finished product. It allows the holder to import raw materials for the purpose of manufacturing, processing and/or assembly of specified products.