Indian Economic Forum Ranks Umm Al Quwain the Best International Free Zone for Startups

UAE’s leading Free Trade Zone becomes a market trailblazer in a short span with investor-friendly policies, reduced tariffs, state-of-the-art infrastructure and ease of doing business making it win the Best Free Trade Zone Award by UAE-India Economic Forum 2019 (UIEF).1500 companies started this year alone and 7000+ companies representing more than 150 countries are operating from this Free Trade Zone

Umm Al Quwain, Dec 20th, 2019 - Investor-friendliness is the key differentiator that made Umm Al Quwain Free Trade Zone (UAQ FTZ) the perfect choice for UAE-India Economic Forum 2019 (UIEF) Award for Best Free Zone for Startups. A space that promotes business excellence, UAQ FTZ is quickly metamorphosing into the go-to destination for investors globally.

7000+ companies representing more than 150 countries are operating from this

Free Trade Zone and making successful strides in business. This year alone, 1500 companies have started their offices here; clearly a proof of this business hub’s success. With a host of space options, UAQ FTZ suits all type of businesses, ranging from small business offices to big warehouses. The cost-efficiency of setting up world-class offices in a special economic forum has increased the demand for an address here.

“Investors love us because we have a favorable trading location, market-progressive policies that facilitate quick and easy processing of company registration; and become an equal stakeholder in our investors’ growth journey, thus building a brand rooted in trust and transparency. This is what sets apart UAQ FTZ in becoming a hub of excellence,” says General Manager, Johnson

Whatever be the facilities needed for an entrepreneur, UAQ FTZ has it all. The entrepreneur is truly the king here. And it is this understanding of business that made them win the prestigious award. UAQ FTZ is a space that fits both big enterprises and small business equally.

Policies Unique to Umm Al Quwain Equal Stakeholder in Building Successful Businesses

When it comes to walking the talk, nobody does it like UAQ FTZ management authorities. They are with you every step of the way and the unstinting customer support that they offer businesses that lease space here, is nothing short of business mentoring. This assistance is the main building block for their proven track record with investors.

Ease of Setting Up a Business

Though one might think that it is too good to be true, setting up a business here is so easy that you could obtain trade licence the first day itself. Not just the simple registration process, but affordability too is a plus. The low capital required to set up a business and progressive trade policies ensure investment success over a short period. The minimal cost mitigates the risk factor too for startups.

Great Accessibility

Proximity to Dubai and Sharjah airports and the main seaports of UAE make this creates ease of access for the international business traveler. State-of-the-art infrastructure, tranquil locale combined with other conveniences lure businesses to set up office here.

Unbeatable Affordability

Affordability is a hallmark of not just the office spaces here but also housing options. The many affordable housing options made available at UAQ FTZ is a great investment incentive. Businesses value the savings on commute cost and time.