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With its open and booming economy, its diversification initiatives, one of the highest GPD per capita in the world, and a worldly and diverse population, the UAE is an ideal export market.
Exporting to the UAE is a fairly easy process. Some of the advantages to exporting to the UAE are:
To export, a company must find an interested buyer and an agent/distributor to work from the UAE. The US government provides very helpful leads for both of these at the website: http://www.export.gov/middleeast
It’s important to understand that the company engaged in importing and distributing a product into the UAE must be either:
Along the same lines, it is preferable to select a registered UAE agent to assist in the distribution. The UAE Minister of Economy and Commerce handles registrations of commercial agents, and only UAE nationals or companies wholly owned by UAE nationals can register as local agents.