Industrial Business Activities to Start in Dubai, UAE

If you are planning to start your own business in Dubai related to the industrial and manufacturing industry then you have to have an industrial license for specific activities from the DED department. Here are Industrial activities approved by the Dubai Department of economic development, from them you can choose as per your requirement for your own company formation in Dubai. Please go through the below list of Dubai industrial activities that will make activity selection easy for you and start a business in UAE successfully.

Industrial Business

Dubai Industrial License Activities:

  • Appliances and Machinery Manufacturing
  • Block and Building Stones Industry
  • Bread Manufacturing
  • Carpet and Mat Manufacturing
  • The casting of Steel and Iron
  • Charcoal Production
  • Coating, Insulations, Seals and Protection Materials Manufacturing
  • Cotton and Metal Nets and Ropes Manufacturing
  • Equipment and Engines Manufacturing
  • Fish Canning and Freezing
  • Fodder and Fertilizers Manufacturing
  • Food Industries
  • Foodstuff Mills and Packaging
  • Glass and Chinaware Manufacturing
  • Glass Industries
  • Goldsmith and Gold Repairing
  • Lenses Cutting and Glass Repairing
  • Light Aircraft Manufacturing and Maintenance
  • Lighting Equipment Manufacturing1
  • Batteries Manufacturing
  • Eyeglasses Manufacturing
  • Gold and Precious Stones Cutting Manufacturing
  • Mats and Rugs Manufacturing
  • Medicines Manufacture
  • Motorcycles, motor vehicles, and their spare parts Manufacturing
  • Petroleum Products Manufacturing
  • Tyres and Rubber Products Manufacturing
  • Bags, Shoes and Leather Products Manufacturing
  • Manufacturing of Chemicals
  • Garments and Rugs Manufacturing
  • Paper and Paper Products Manufacturing
  • Tobacco and Cigarettes Manufacturing
  • Wood, Wood Products and Furniture Manufacturing
  • Meat Processing
  • Metal Containers and Boxes Manufacturing
  • Metal Home Appliances Manufacturing
  • Other Metal Industries
  • Oven and Stove Manufacturing
  • Paper Home Appliances Manufacturing
  • Personal Requisites Manufacturing
  • Petroleum and Metal Extraction
  • Pipes and Wires Manufacturing
  • Plastic Home Appliances Manufacturing
  • Plastic Industries
  • Power Generation and Transmission
  • Separate Industrial Activities
  • Ship Building and Repairing
  • Stationary Manufacturing
  • Steel Tool Manufacturing
  • Steel Workshop
  • Structural Steel Manufacturing
  • Textiles and Products Manufacturing
  • Waste Collection and Treatment
  • Water Manufacturing and Bottling

For more guidance to get an Industrial license in Dubai, do not hesitate to call us at +971 43 215227 or email us at We at Business Link UAE have more than 18 years of experience in setting up all kinds of industrial, professional, and commercial companies in Dubai as well as other Emirates.

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