Abu Dhabi Ship Building Company PJSC (ADSB) provides construction, repair and refit services for naval, military and commercial vessels. Established in 1996 and headquartered in Abu Dhabi, UAE, ADSB was originally formed to support the repairs and refits of UAE Navy vessels. Joint ventures and service agreements with world renowned companies allow ADSB to provide world-class support services to GCC maritime security forces. Quality in production and safety in its operations are the main priorities in the company. ADSB leverages its reputation, central location and global network of strategic partners to consolidate its position as a leading shipbuilder and support contractor for naval, military and commercial operators in the region. ADSB is 10 percent owned by Abu Dhabi’s government, 40 percent owned by Mubadala Development Company, and 50 percent publicly traded on the ADX, Abu Dhabi’s Securities Exchange. The company employs more than 1000 employees To learn more about ADSB please visit www.adsb.ae.
Jebel Ali Free Zone (Jafza) is one of the world’s leading free trade zones. A DP World-owned company, the free zone was created in 1985 to promote trade and support container throughput at the Jebel Ali Port. Today it is one of the largest free zones globally and the region’s most efficient logistics hub. Located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, between the world’s most productive container terminal, Jebel Ali Port, and Al Maktoum International Airport, Jafza provides the best in multi-modal connectivity.
Jafza accounts for almost 32% of total FDI (Foreign Direct Investment) flow into the country. The free zone contributes 21% of Dubai’s GDP on a yearly basis and it sustains the employment of more than 144,000 people in the United Arab Emirates. In 2015, Jafza generated trade worth USD 87.6 billion.
As the leading business hub between Asia, Europe and Africa, the fastest growing producing and consumer markets globally, with over 30 years’ experience, Jafza focuses on long-term customer relationships. Jafza builds alliances with global investors by providing them with world-class infrastructure and support, plus quality-driven value-added services and incentives. Jafza enables its customers to access huge business opportunities in the region with ease and efficiency.
Dubai Investments PJSC is a leading investments company listed on the Dubai Financial Market with over 19,800 shareholders and a paid-up capital of AED 4 billion. Incorporated in 1995, the Company has grown exponentially with investments across core sectors – real estate, manufacturing and processing industries, mergers & acquisitions and financial investments in the UAE and region. Since its inception, Dubai Investments has challenged the norms and introduced cutting-edge technologies, pioneering business models, investment strategies and innovative concepts across its diversified portfolio spanning different sectors and markets. With prudent use of capital and sound management skills, Dubai Investments portfolio includes over 40 subsidiaries & joint ventures across various industries. Dubai Investments is one of the pioneers in the UAE manufacturing sector and has steadily built its capacity across vital manufacturing domains & diverse industries. Currently, nearly 20% of Dubai Investments’ asset mix is in the sector, with 17 subsidiaries and joint ventures engaged in a wide array of manufacturing activities, ranging from glass, aluminium products, building materials, pharmaceutical, steel and related sectors. www.dubaiinvestments.com
The Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce & Industry is an autonomous institution of public interest. It enjoys legal entity to represent the various business activities of the Emirate's private sector. As per the Chamber law, the Chamber membership is mandatory to practice all sorts of business activities. The Chamber is patronizing the various activities of the private sector and also render best services to members. The Chamber members are updated its services and information along with its regular functions by facilitating to introduce their companies functions. Since its inception in 1969, the Chamber discussed many economic laws and legislation for the economic performance in the Emirate. Being a member in the Federation of the UAE Chambers of Commerce & Industry, the Chamber played a significant role in drafting such laws and regulations. The Chamber having multi-membership in Arab and world chambers. The Chamber has its own website with various information.
Established in 1980, Julphar is the largest generic pharmaceutical manufacturer in the Middle East and North Africa region, producing over 200 branded products across its fifteen manufacturing facilities. The Julphar mission is to offer high quality medicines at affordable prices, whilst also working towards positioning Ras Al Khaimah as a robust and growing market with a diversified economic base. Julphar maintains a diverse product portfolio which targets major therapeutic segments. It includes the following categories: Wound, Anemia and Women Care, Adult Primary Care, Pediatric Primary Care, Gastro Care and Pain Management, Cardiopulmonary Care, and Consumer Care. In 2012 Julphar launched a 150 million-dollar Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API) manufacturing facility – Julphar Diabetes – entirely dedicated to producing raw material needed for insulin formulation. Julphar Diabetes has the capacity to produce 1500 kg of recombinant human insulin and insulin analogues crystals (rDNA), equivalent to 40 million vials of insulin per year. This positions Julphar among the largest manufacturers of insulin in the world, and the only one of its kind in the Middle East. Julphar employs approximately 3,000 people around the world and registered sales revenue of AED 1.47 billion in the year ending 2015, demonstrating a significant growth based on last year's results.
Dubai Exports strives to ensure the success of the exports sector in Dubai and the UAE, providing constant guidance, advice and support to both overseas buyers and suppliers. We develop long-term growth strategies to help businesses expand and maximize their opportunities given by Dubai’s unique position as a natural trade gateway between the East and West. Exceptional facilities and a logistics infrastructure that is unrivalled in the Middle East and among the most impressive and effective anywhere in the world making Dubai the global export capital. Among our many services, we provide trade information, branding advice, financial, legal and foreign trade representation and access to potential buyers. To achieve our goals, we work closely with other Government Departments to simplify the export process. It is an exciting time for exporters in the UAE and Dubai Exports will provide you with constant support to make your business both prosperous and competitive.
Masdar is Abu Dhabi’s renewable energy company which works to advance the development, commercialization and deployment of clean energy technologies and solutions. The company serves as a link between today’s fossil fuel economy and the energy economy of the future. Wholly owned by the Mubadala Development Company PJSC, the strategic investment company of the Government of Abu Dhabi, Masdar is dedicated to the Emirates’ long-term vision for the future of energy and water. For more information please visit: http://www.masdar.ae and connect: facebook.com/masdar.ae and twitter.com/masdar
Sharjah Chamber of Commerce & Industry was established by an Amiri decree issued in 1970 by His Highness the Ruler of Sharjah in order to effectively and vitally participate in the organization of economic life and the prosperity of its trade, industry and professions sectors on all levels and in cooperation with the concerned establishments and bodies and local departments.The chamber is keen to include in its membership all the companies and establishments practicing economic activity in the emirate whether it is trade, industries or professions. The law No (1) of the year 1980 organizing the Sharjah Chamber of Commerce & Industry was issued to include the articles of association and the legal rules and provisions drawing the chamber’s ambitious objects.
"ZonesCorp is a dynamic industrial and manufacturing development organization located in the heart of Abu Dhabi. Launched in 2004 by the Abu Dhabi Government, ZonesCorp is the largest operator of purpose-built economic zones in the United Arab Emirates. In the last 12 years, ZonesCorp has helped shape Abu Dhabi’s industrial and manufacturing landscape through the development of six world-class, fully integrated economic zones that generate almost half of the manufacturing GDP of the Emirate. Our zones currently house more than 600 manufacturing facilities that are home to some of the world’s leading global industrial players in a variety of sectors including Steel, Chemicals, Engineered Metals, Plastics, Food & Beverage, Maritime, Paper, Glass, Automotive, Machinery & Equipment, Oil & Gas and Building Materials. Building on our track record and reputation for excellence, ZonesCorp continues to develop unique economic cities or clusters strategically positioned across the Emirate of Abu Dhabi. This expansion will further solidify ZonesCorp position as the UAE’s manufacturing hub for years to come. Capitalizing on Abu Dhabi’s pro-business environment, political stability, modern infrastructure and transportation networks, global connectivity, unique investment incentives supported by advanced educational and healthcare systems, ZonesCorp is ideally positioned to provide manufacturing companies and investors with the building blocks to launch their next phase of growth. ZonesCorp operates vibrant cluster-based economic ecosystems that nurture growth, ZonesCorp offers investors a broad choice of readily available industrial land in prime locations that boast state of the art fit-for-purpose infrastructure, a stable and competitively priced supply of utilities and convenient workers’ accommodation. Our Investor Services Centre has the resources, expertise and network to design and deliver innovative solutions to support the end-to-end requirements of our investors during set up, construction and operation. These range from identifying opportunities, fast-tracking of government approvals and licenses to facilitating access to funding sources and talent pools. Innovation, collaboration, proactivity, flexibility, and commitment are what set us apart as your industrial partner. So if you’re looking to accelerate your growth in the region’s most dynamic location, ZonesCorp is your gateway to the growth."
We are happy to announce that Japan Pavilion – with the support of the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) – will be open at GMIS 2017. With the theme of Design Tomorrow: Innovation with Japan, Japan Pavilion aims to share Japan’s vision for the future of manufacturing and technology and how these ensure innovation and a better quality of life. The latest robotics technologies and cutting-edge manufacturing activities of Japan will surely impress visitors. Japan Pavilion also offers the chance to hear from leading SMEs, with numerous seminars offered each day. We hope you will stop by with a passionate interest in learning about the recent technologies of Japan’s manufacturing industry.
The Department of Economic Development in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi proposes economic policy and drafting economic plans for the Abu Dhabi in cooperation with concerned government departments and agencies, and submitting same to the Executive Council for approval.
The Department proceeds on effecting approved proposals, through the implementation of programs, projects and development initiatives aimed at realizing the Economic Vision 2030 of the Government of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi.
In response to the growing demand for free zones, Abu Dhabi Ports has introduced Khalifa Port Free Trade Zone within Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi (KIZAD), to become the future of trade in the emirate of Abu Dhabi.
Within the gross area of 100 square kilometers (across Areas A and B), Khalifa Port FTZ boasts a wide portfolio of investment sectors including aluminium, automotive, engineered metals, port logistics, food processing, pharmaceuticals, packaging, polymer converting and other industries that rely on Khalifa Port. Khalifa Port FTZ offers a flexible master plan that is capable of accommodating more industries in the future from a land use perspective.
Emirates Global Aluminium is owned by Mubadala and the Investment Corporation of Dubai. It is the largest industrial company in the UAE outside oil and gas. EGA’s heritage stretches back to the 1970s. EGA produces all the UAE’s aluminium, and is at the heart of a growing broader aluminium sector in the country. EGA also owns Guinea Alumina Corporation, a bauxite mine and alumina refinery development project in West Africa.
Abu Dhabi Autonomous Systems Investments (ADASI) is the first UAE Company to offer clients a comprehensive range of services to cover all types of autonomous systems. ADASI offers holistic solutions, starting with joint analysis of end-users’ needs, through formalization of their requirements, to equipment selection and procurement. ADASI also offers product or system design, development, testing and commissioning of localized subsystems and systems, and other engineering solutions, as well as training of customer teams, operational support and systems maintenance.
ADASI’s scope of activity includes the acquisition, operation and maintenance of autonomous systems for air, land and sea use, as well as their modification and system
Dussur is a joint venture by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s largest and most respected organizations, Saudi Arabian Public Investment Fund (PIF), Saudi Aramco and SABIC.
Dussur is a key component of Saudi Arabia’s vision to create a globally competitive industrial sector, with the mandate to invest in and develop viable and sustainable businesses that directly enable the development and growth of strategic industrial sectors and their value chains in Saudi Arabia.
The company focuses on investments in Saudi Arabia through partnerships with global industry leaders. Dussur promotes the economic diversification and localization of industrial value chains and manufacturing capabilities in Saudi Arabia through its investments, and thereby stimulate the private sector's activities.
The Russian Export Center is a joint-stock company established as part of Vnesheconombank . It offers a specialised one-stop-shop for exporters, providing financial and non-financial support, and interacting with relevant ministries and agencies. The center has been established to provide a specialised service for exporters. Its areas of expertise include export transactions, providing consultations on issues related to exports, assistance in organising exports, and providing support related to export procedures. Among other things, the center focuses on supporting requests made by exporters working with relevant ministries, agencies and government services. In providing non-financial assistance, the center aims to coordinate the activities of Russian trade representative offices abroad in supporting export projects. At this initial state of the center’s development, services are provided to exporters free of charge.
Turbine Services and Solutions (TS&S) is a leading solutions and maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) provider for gas turbines and driven equipment. Wholly-owned by the Mubadala Investment Company, TS&S is comprised of two businesses:
• TS&S Industrial is a service and solution provider for a wide range of industrial gas turbines and driven equipment used by the oil & gas, process and energy industries throughout the UAE and the MENA region.
• TS&S Aerospace provides comprehensive MRO services to customers around the world on aircraft engines installed on a variety of applications including the Airbus A330, A320, Boeing 787, as well as other light aircrafts.
Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and innovative manufacturer of commercial jetliners and defense, space and security systems. A top U.S. exporter, Boeing products and services include commercial and military aircraft, satellites, weapons, C4ISR, electronic and defense systems, launch systems, and performance-based logistics and training.
Boeing’s relationship with the Middle East extends back to 1945. Since then, Boeing has established a number of offices across the region, first in Riyadh in 1982, then a dedicated Boeing Defense, Space and Security (BDS) office in Abu Dhabi in 1999, a regional headquarters in Dubai in 2005 and a new office in Doha in 2010. In addition, Boeing has field service teams across the region and two distribution centers for airplane spare parts in Dubai.
Fujairah Free Zone has become a key business hub that is greatly contributing towards the development of a knowledge-based innovation-driven economy that the UAE is aiming to achieve.It is located in a strategic location, adjacent to the Port of Fujairah – the only access to the country for the world's major shipping routes from the eastern coast – and with a close proximity to the international airport of Fujairah – the only airport serving the UAE East Coast as well as northern Oman, Fujairah Free Zone has attained a more unique value proposition over its counterparts not only on the country-level but regionally.
Fujairah Free Zone Authority has been known as one of the most cost-effective investment propositions not in the region onlybut in the world.