Dubai Maritime City

Dubai maritime city is an integrated state of the art development that will provide every element of infrastructure required by key marine and maritime related industries. 

The result of the vision of H.H general sheikh Mohammad bin Rashid Al makhtoum, crown prince of dubai and UAE defense minister, Dubai maritime city will be the world largest maritime development, on a man made peninsula measuring 25 million square feet. Located between Dubai ports Rashid terminal and Dubai dry docks, it will be connected to the mainline by a causeway. The first development of its kind, Dubai maritime city will offer world-class facilities and services to maritime businesses in region, and world wide. 

Dubai maritime city will be the hub for maritime business six large and divers sectors and will provide every element of the infrastructure required by them. They include marine services management; product marketing; Research and education; Recreation; Ship designs; & Manufacturing 

Type of license available 

  • 1. Maritime Services
  • 2. Maritime Industrial
  • 3. Maritime Management
  • 4. Maritime Education & Research
  • 5. Yatch Manufacture and Repair


  • 100% Foreign company ownership
  • 100% Repatriation of capital and profits
  • 100% Corporate, Personal Income Tax exemptions
  • Exemption from all import and export duties
  • Abundant and inexpensive energy
  • Inexpensive workforce and easy recruitment procedures
  • ‘One-stop-shop’ Administration services
  • On–site customers inspection
  • Companies at Free Zone can operate 24 hours a day