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Dubai Maritime City

Dubai Maritime City

Located on a man-made peninsula nestled between Port Rashid and the Dubai Dry Docks likes Dubai Maritime City, the most comprehensive maritime complex in the world today. Surrounded by the crystal waters of the Arabian Gulf, Dubai Maritime City will provide a world class environment for the maritime community the world over.

With offerings that are unique around the globe, Dubai Maritime City brings top quality services, an outstanding infrastructure, and fair and workable regulations. These offerings provide the rapidly growing companies who do business here quality networking and integration of maritime company leasing in one single venue. 

Continued and Forward Thinking Development:

This is a project of phenomenal proportions. In it, Dubai has reclaimed a peninsula covering over 2.16 million sq. m. from the sea, providing area businesses with open sea access and a truly stunning location for maritime businesses. During the continued development and the evolution of the project it will provide every amenity that the maritime community will require to build, to work, to grow and to thrive. 

Maritime Industry

Housing the head offices of the DP World --a dynamic new global port operator that came into being as a result of a merger that brought together two brands known for their sterling service, quality and customer satisfaction--The Dubai Port Authority and the International DPI Terminals.

Tax Free Area

Within this area exist no corporate tax, no personal income tax, no customs duties within the area of DLC/JXB/DXB/Port/JAFZA

Investments are Secure:

100% foreign company ownership, free capital transfers, access to 2 billion consumer markets.

Virtually Endless Resources:

The Dubai Maritime City boasts Liberal Visa regulations and easy availability of a highly skilled workforce DLC provides this platform exclusively for logistics businesses in order to help to assure that the logistics community can collaborate and will be assured of sufficient space to expand.


With the exception of applications for the DLC Office Park, free zone and operations licenses will only be issued to companies closely related to logistics businesses. For example:

  • forwarders engaged in multi-modal cargo handling
  • logistics service providers offering warehousing and value added services in a multi-client environment and with multi-modal transport needs
  • contract logistics service providers with dedicated or custom designed facilities for distribution and value added services
  • industry and trading companies which self-operate their distribution centers, final assembly and other value adding activities as part of their down-stream order fulfilment processes
  • companies supporting the logistics community
  • Companies carrying out light assembly.
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