Developing Dubai

We're shaping the future of Dubai

Pioneering the future of trade

Building on Dubai’s strengths as a global centre of trade

Today, DMCC serves as the dedicated global hub for over 13,000 businesses, and serves as the center of an inspiring property environment, setting standards in design thinking for the world.

Through boundless innovation, DMCC provides the world-class business services, connections and infrastructure business requires to succeed, and a collaborative attitude that fosters the sharing of skills, partnerships and the progressive capabilities required to thrive.

Delivering high performance in all we do, DMCC unites a vibrant, dynamic community and the world-class business facilities that make Dubai THE place to be for global trade today and tomorrow.

Smart cities

Even before his Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, called for government-related businesses to go completely digital, we had long been leading the transition to online digital processes and smart city initiatives.

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Our property

See our latest premium property developments

Burj2020 district

To coincide with Dubai hosting the 2020 World Expo, the Burj2020 District will complement our Free Zone offer and lead Dubai’s next generation of growth. At its heart, a bold high-rise landmark will bring to life a spectacular world-class destination tailor-made for global business in the digital age

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One JLT

With sustainability at the core of Dubai’s ongoing developments, One JLT is a LEED Gold Standard commercial building, which provides energy-efficient commercial space over 14 floors.

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Connecting Dubai and the world

Keep connected via global links

Dubai’s strategic connections to global financial centres and emerging economies is unrivalled:

  • One of the fastest growing cities
  • Sophisticated shipping and cargo infrastructure
  • 65% of world’s GDP within an eight-hour flight
  • Emirates Airlines flies direct to 151 airports in 80 countries.

Join our international tech centre

Technology and digital innovation is playing an increasingly important role in the Free Zone economy. We are proactively developing the sector and it is an area attracting inward investment from world-leading partner organisations such as Google.

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Our journey

Follow our history from humble beginnings to a world-class trade centre

2002​

2002​

DMCC established
Set up to enhance commodity tradeflows through Dubai

2003

1st company joins the Free Zone

UAE is first Arab nation to join the Kimberley Process Certification Scheme

2004

2004

Dubai Diamond Exchange launch

2005

2005

Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange launch

2008

2008

Almas Tower opens
New DMCC HQ acknowledged as the tallest commercial tower in the Middle East

2011

2011

Launch of first UAE gold bullion coin

2015

2015

Named Global #1 Free Zone by Financial Times' fDi magazine

2016

2016

13,000+ member companies

Ahmed Bin Suyalem appointed Kimberley Process Chairman

Second time winner Global #1 Free Zone by fDi magazine