Enabling new opportunities for growth


Welcome to a world of opportunity

We are the leading Free Zone of the region that lies at the centre of trade and is part of a unique ecosystem that offers end to end solutions and growth opportunities to businesses that operate locally and globally.

With all the right resources in one place, Jafza has the foundation for you to tap into fresh opportunities with suppliers, trade partners and logistics providers to reduce your costs and increase your profits.

In over 3 decades, Jafza grew from 19 companies in 1985 to more than 500 in 1995, and over 8,000 today, which includes nearly 100 Global Fortune 500 enterprises

Most of these companies have set up their regional headquarters in Jafza to serve the wider Middle East region comprising West Asia, the CIS, Africa and Indian Subcontinent.

Today, Jafza proudly stands as a dynamic base for thousands of businesses from over 100 countries, sustains more than 135,000 jobs and attracts 23.9% of Dubai’s foreign direct investment.

Our Leadership

Sultan Ahmed Bin


Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem, Group Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of DP World and Chairman of Ports, Customs & Free Zone Corporation, is one of Dubai's leading businessmen.

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Abdulla Bin Damithan

CEO & Managing Director DP World UAE & Jafza

Abdulla Bin Damithan has been with DP World for almost 20 years since 2001.

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Ahmad Al Haddad

COO, Parks & Zones - DP WORLD UAE

Mr. Ahmad Al Haddad has an extensive career of more than 15 years in the world of trade. He joined DP World UAE in 2006 after graduating from IESE Business School.

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Our Vision

To be the leading global provider of sustainable industrial and logistics infrastructure solutions.

Our Promise

To our customers

We will strive to enhance your success.

To our employees

Together we will build a challenging and rewarding environment.

To our partners

We will continue grow together.

To our shareholders

We will continue to be a profitable contributor.

To our community

We will add value to enrich the environment.

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