How many industrial estates, free zones, special economic zones are in Oman?
There are six industrial estates in Oman managed by the Public Establishment for Industrial Estates.
These industrial estates are located in key locations of Oman such as Rusayl, Salalah, Sohar, Sur, Nizwa and Buraimi.
In addition to these industrial estates, there are three free zones and one Special Economic Zone in Oman.These are:
- Al Mazunah Free Zone strategically located in the south west of Oman on the Oman–Yemen border.
- Knowledge Oasis Muscat is a public-private sector led Technology Park situated in a 68 hectare site situated at 32 km from Muscat.
- Salalah Free Zone is located in a strategic location in Salalah with access to Europe, Asia, Africa and Australia. Besides access to world’s fastest growing markets, the zone also offers a whole host of other business advantages.
- Special Economic Zone is to be created in Port of Sohar. The zone will encompass a serious centre of manufacturing with low investment and highest possible added value.