Start Your Business In The UAE

About DMCC

Dubai Multi Commodities Centre (DMCC), established in 2002, is a free zone located in Jumeirah Lake Towers (JLT). It's an ideal hub for commodities trading, financial services, and a broad range of specialist industries such as agro, energy, diamonds, gold, and base metals. DMCC has been awarded "Global Free Zone of the Year" for seven consecutive years, bringing together over 20,000 businesses from a diverse range of sectors and industries to create the world's most interconnected free zone.

Trading License

To set up a business in Dubai that involves the buying and selling of goods, you need to obtain a trading license. This license can cover companies in import and export, sales, general stores, etc. It offers the highest degree of flexibility & freedom to operate a business.

This license type is issued to businesses engaged in manufacturing activities that transform natural materials and resources into final products. This license covers industries such as gold and precious metals manufacturing.

This license type is issued to businesses that are service providers, artisans or craftsmen. Examples of companies that apply for this type of license include medical services, beauty salons and repair services.

DMCC Process

DMCC Benefits

  • DMCC is ideal for trading precious metals, gems, and diamonds.
  • DDE Vault, a secure diamond vault, is available for storage.
  • Flexi-desk options allow for up to X visas for service activities.
  • A wide range of office locations and types are available.
  • DMCC is located in the heart of Dubai, with easy access to public transportation.
  • Companies with DMCC licenses enjoy 100% exemption from corporate and income taxes.
  • A comprehensive range of business activities is available to license holders.
  • There are zero foreign currency restrictions.
  • Companies have 100% business ownership and capital repatriation.
  • DMCC's online portal offers a range of services to license holders.