The Ras Al Khaimah Free Trade Zone Authority was founded in 2000 and has been operating successfully since then. Under the leadership of H.H. Sheikh Faisal Bin Saqr Al Qassimi, Chairman and Oussama El Omari, Chief Executive Officer, it houses more than 6000 companies from all over the world.
Strategically located at a distance that can be traveled in 45 minutes from Dubai, Ras Al Khaimah Free Trade Zone or simply known as RAK FTZ is a world- class business center and aids as a potential medium for industrial growth and development. This free zone offers cutting-edge technology and has been developed in a customer-oriented approach. The salient feature is that it offers tailor made support services on-demand to the investors in a cost-effective, hassle-free and customer-friendly environment. The free zone also offers investors a wide range of unique services which include legal, human resources and marketing.
RAK FTZ consists of four Parks – Business Park, Industrial Park, Technology Park and Al Ghayl Industrial Park .Backed by flexible legislations that aloe 100 per cent foreign ownership, tax-free environment, transparent laws and assured capital and profit repatriation, the free trade zone is most suitable for business incorporation.
RAK Free Trade Zone Facilities
Ras Al Khaimah Free Trade Zone Authority has four unique Free Zone Parks that are developed to suit investor requirements. The sectors are divided into three major sections namely Business Park, Industrial Park and Technology Park, offering offices, equipped warehouses and factory facilities.
Situated in different locations across the Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah, each park is dedicated to cater the specific business interests and activities of the RAK FTZ investors.
1) The Business Park
The Business Park is located in the central business district of Ras Al Khaimah city that is close to the modern RAK Exhibition Center, world class hotels and Shopping & Entertainment Mall. It consists of sophisticated offices in a well-developed business centers.
The RAK Business Centre is facility that provides investors an opportunity to start a business without any issues. Some of the key features of the RAK Business Centre are furnished, fully-functional and ready-to-use offices, shared offices and flexi-desks at various locations designed keeping in mind the investors’ convenience.
2) The Industrial Park
The Industrial Park is located along the Ras Al Khaimah coastal road. This has been developed for construction of heavy industries and warehousing, and provides uninterrupted energy supply. Plot sizes are provided to go with individual client requirements and are completely equipped with water, electricity and telecommunication facilities. The infrastructure includes on-site employee accommodation, Custom Office, Operation Supportive Services Centre and other administrative services.
3) The Technology Park
Located South of Ras Al Khaimah, the Technology Park is close to Dubai via the Emirates Road and is also nearer to Ras Al Khaimah International Airport .This aspect is very advantageous to the investors. It is situated in a rapidly expanding area devoted to light industries and automated manufacturing and capital intensive quality lifestyle projects that include electronic goods, software development, apparel etc.