Yet another feather in Dubai’s cap, the International Media Production Zone is a part of Dubai’s vision to be the global media hub. A unique free zone that integrates industrial, commercial, residential and community service projects, the project spans a whopping 43 million sq ft, and will cater exclusively to companies in the Graphic Arts, Publishing and Packaging industry. Conveniently located on Emirates Road, the IMPZ’s offers include plots of land for construction and pre-engineered units for leasing.

Features:

  • World-class infrastructure for print production and publishing activities
  • Residential provisions for families, as well as blue and white collar workers
  • Community and recreational facilities
  • Public bus service, shopping, banking and ATM facilities
  • Mosques, clinics, schools and parks
  • Beautifully landscaped with man-made lakes

Accessibility and advantages:

  • 30 kilometres from Dubai International Airport
  • 25 kilometres from Jebel Ali Port
  • Strategic location that will considerably ease imports, exports and logistics operations
  • Accessible from Emirates and Sheikh Zayed Roads

Pros and Cons:

  • Pro-business environment with supportive visa processing and flexible laws
  • 100 percent ownership for foreign companies
  • Tax exemption on machinery, equipment, raw materials and spares utilized by the industry
  • State-of-the-art technical and urban infrastructure
  • Portal to markets in the MENA region, CIS countries as well as India
  • Eco-friendly, with renewable energy sources providing clean power
  • Tested concepts and practices to recycle waste
  • Public transport not very active

The greatest advantage of the IMPZ in the long term lies in the fact that waste disposal will be minimal as companies will be able to utilize each other’s by-products in the course of their production. The IMPZ is the last word when it comes to total media solutions. A worthy investment in Dubai property market.