Types of Activities & Licenses

In Hualing Kutaisi Free Industrial Zone it is allowed to:
  • Import, export, store, produce, process, package or manufacture of any goods (apart from tobacco related raw materials and products)
  • Provision of all services by foreign enterprises
  • Provision of the following services by the companies registered by Georgian Law: Transportation, communication, sewerage, audit/consulting, financial services from licensed financial institutions, also installment services of fixed assets and construction services.
 
It is obligatory for the Hualing Kutaisi FIZ enterprises to obtain yearly renewable licenses relevant to the nature of their business operations in Hualing Kutaisi FIZ.  Licenses are issued by the Administrator. Hualing Kutaisi FIZ enterprise is allowed to obtain several licenses.  Following is the list of the licenses available in Hualing Kutaisi FIZ.
Industrial License

For any kind of material value addition to the imported raw materials and /or final goods, i.e. manufacturing, assembly/dis-assembly, packaging, processing and subsequent sale of the finished products.

General Trading License

For import-export, distribution, storage or trade of two or more types of product lines without any material value addition.

Special Trading License

For import-export, distribution, storage, or trade of goods within only one product line (i.e. Spare parts, textile, building materials, household electronics, food items, pharmaceuticals, etc.) without any material value addition.

Consulting License

For consulting services in various fields (Note: As per the laws and regulations, FIZ registered companies are not allowed to provide consulting services to the Companies registered in Georgia outside FIZs.)

Service License

For various types of services (Note: As per the laws and regulations, FIZ registered companies are not allowed to provide services to the Companies registered in Georgia outside FIZs.)

Financial License

For financial and banking services on the territory of the Hualing Kutaisi FIZ.

Logistics License

For logistics services (including expeditor/forwarding services and cargo handling).

Contracting License

For construction/renovation services inside the Hualing Kutaisi FIZ.

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