General Trade License (GTL) permits the global trade of goods to and from the Freezone and abroad. SOHAR’s GTL is utilized by companies from the East and West who see value in SOHAR’s strategic location, Freezone incentives, and who have set up GTL businesses to get ahead of their competition. Come experience SOHAR – It all starts here!   

 GTL Incentives

100% Ownership

0% import or international re-export duty

0% Corporate Tax

0% Value Added Tax

No Minimum Capital Requirements

One Stop Shop Services

Free Trade Agreement Benefits

GTL Partners 

SOHAR Freezone has integral business partnerships to ensure the success of your GTL business. Launched in early 2018, Corporate Parks is SOHAR Freezone’s commercial office partner which offers versatile office space at a competitive price range. Additionally, GTL clients can procure a warehouse through SOHAR partner companies – Al Hosn Logistics & Warehousing Services, Jibreen Logistics, J-Lines, or Matrix Prime Logistics . GTL financial growth is supported through a partnership with Sohar International Bank SAOG , a leading bank institution in Oman, and Oman Post is there to support your companies GTL logistic needs.

Obtaining a GTL is as easy as 1-2-3

All registration steps can be done electronically from anywhere in the world!


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