Logistics District | DWC


The DWC Logistics District is situated adjacent to the Al Maktoum International Airport and enables fast-cycle logistics businesses to better control their inventory and create greater efficiencies across their supply chain. With the necessary infrastructure, space, facilities and access in place, it is perfectly suited as an effective distribution or global supply chain hub for the Middle Eastern, Southeast European, CIS, Indian sub-continent and African markets. 

Currently the Logistics District offers:

  • Shared warehouses and dedicated plots for freight forwarders
  • Plots for logistics businesses
  • Plots for integrator facilities including light manufacturing
  • Offices and commercial buildings for lease
  • A FreeZone with 100% ownership, free capital transfer and zero taxes

A number of leading companies such as Aramex, DB Schenker, Hellmann, Kuehne + Nagel and Panalpina have already taken advantage of the world-class facilities and infrastructure and are currently operating out of DWC.

Services provided

DLC is managed by a skilled team with a wide logistical know how, ensuring quality and excellence at all stages in term of material handling , real time operations ,and cost effectiveness. DLC integrates with multiple stakeholders; such as Dubai municipality and Dubai customs, through one channel in a way that allows them to accomplish the required documentation process in shortest lead time.

E-gate pass system

E gate pass system regulates and monitors the movements of goods to the free zone on 24/7 bases. The system allows our clients to easily issue paperless online gate passes, it also keeps records of all goods going through our gates. This system is currently applicable to the movement of local goods, however soon will include goods on bill of entry.

The website link to access the “DWC Free Zone Local Gate Pass System” is https://dwc.force.com/default

Gates – Gate 3

Gates – Construction Gate 1 & 2

Gates 1 & 2 are dedicated to authorized construction companies that are building facilities for our clients. Operations department issues gate passes for the entry and exit of construction tools, materials and labors for security and data collection purposes.

Destruction and Recycling

Contact – Emergency Contact Numbers

  • 24 Hrs. Toll free no. :800387378336
  • 24 Hrs. DLC Security Supervisor :056 7088609
  • DWC Help Desk :04 8141100

Contact – DLC Logistics Operations