About DMCC

DMCC is a government entity established in 2002 to enhance commodity trade flows through Dubai, performing several roles which have firmly established Dubai as a regional and international commodities trading hub.

DMCC regulates, promotes and facilitates trade across a range of commodities including gold, diamonds, pearls, precious metals & tea. Major multinational companies, SMEs and start-ups in the commodities sector have made DMCC Free Zone their home.

DMCC has strived over the last 12 years to position Dubai as the regional commodities trade hub through the provision of its unique commodity focused ecosystem. The many accolades won over the years are testimony to the impact of DMCC and the contribution of its member companies. The largest and fastest growing Free Zone in the UAE, DMCC facilitates both business and community living by offering commercial, residential and retail property for sale and lease. From multi-national organizations and major regional industry participants, to SMEs and start-ups, today DMCC Free Zone has over 11,000 companies benefiting from its infrastructure, facilities and services.

DMCC registers and licenses companies, provides visa and other related government services and also supports new companies in obtaining value-added services required to establish their businesses in Dubai.

Facts & Figures

• Over 11,000 Member Companies
• 200+ new Company registrations every month
• 66 Towers spread across Jumeirah Lake Towers
• Vibrant community of 85,000 people
• Technologically advanced with majority transactions via e-Portal


• 100% foreign business ownership
• Zero personal and corporate tax rate
• 100% capital repatriation and no currency restrictions
• One or more shareholders
• Full range of business activities licensed
• One stop shop (including licensing, visa and related Government services)
• Unique industry clustering and purpose-built infrastructure
• Secure, regulated environment, licensing a full range of business activities
• Strategic location on Sheikh Zayed Road, connecting Abu Dhabi and Dubai, and in close proximity to Dubai Logistics Corridor
• Two Metro Stations within the community
• Comprehensive client relationship management providing a fast and efficient service for the collection and processing of all documentation and issuance of licenses