Free (Economic) Zones
A variety of goods, a.o.: garments, shoes, leatherwear, toys, household articles, electronics, jewelry, pharmaceutical products, cosmetics, alcohol, cigarettes.
Yes, most products are allowed subject to your particular license. However, Curinde has a list of forbidden products, which are not allowed in the Economic zones. In addition, retail trade is not allowed.
Imported goods can be stored, exhibited, serviced, repacked, relabeled, assembled or processed to a new product. Provide several types of services; logistic, help desk, repair centers, call centers, etc. Or a combination of the above mentioned.
At the Curaçao Harbor Economic Zone, currently a total of 105 companies. At the Curaçao Airport Economische Zone currently a total of 39 companies.
The government provides attractive incentives to Economic Zone companies: Exemption from import duties on all products admitted into the economic zone, 2% tax on profits obtained from export. No sales tax, no land / property tax. The Economic Zone company can be 100% foreign ownership. It is a fenced in, clean area with 24 hours security, 7 days a week. Based on the required needs, warehouse, showroom or office space can be rented. Availability of long lease land for the construction of your own customized facilities. The overall favorable business environment of the Island.
Must be able to generate at least 75% of yearly sales outside of Curaçao, an application should be submitted to Curinde. Click here to download an applicationform. A Curaçao Limited Liability Company, specifically for the free (economic) zone must be formed. The relevant licenses should be granted.
The country of Curaçao.
Sales outside of Curaçao and sales to another Curaçao Economic Zone company.
A completely filled-in application form should be submitted to Curinde. Click here to download the application form. Curinde will exercise due diligence with respect to each application through international law enforcement agencies. We will assist you free of charge in the to be followed procedure.
Generally, the rental contract constitutes a one-year extendible agreement.
On a wholesale basis. Retail is not allowed.
From Mondays through Fridays: 07:30 - 22:00 hours
On Saturdays: 09:00 - 18:00 hours
On Sundays: 10:00 - 18:00 hours
On holidays, the opening hours will be adjusted.
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- AEmancipatie Blvd 7 Landhuis Koningsplein, Curaçao