Zona Franca de Occidente S.A.S. Operator User is a 554,908 m² Permanent Free Trade Zone located in the municipality of Mosquera, Cundinamarca. Since its creation in 2008, it has sought to strengthen the competitiveness of its users and investors who develop industrial and service activities through reliable and safe operating and administrative processes that comply with the current legal framework of the Free Trade Zone Regime in Colombia.
For it’s successful work in sustainable environmental management, growth of its users and corporate social responsibility, Occidental Free Trade Zone received three awards so far this year. These excellent practices that give rise to new recognitions, are not limited to the growth and productivity of the industrialists in the free zone; they are also good15 January, 2019
ZFO wins second place in Lazos Awards from the Colombian British Chamber of Commerce for its work in sustainable environmental management
Last Thursday, the Lazos Awards ceremony was held in Bogotá. An initiative of Colombian British Chamber of Commerce to encourage corporate social responsibility. Companies from different sectors attended the event showing their brilliant work for the people and sustainability. Many of the social programs presented during the awards show how a company can forge its12 December, 2018
Tradeservice Group INC: Experience, vision and future projection for the benefit of Colombian industry and commerce
Thirteen years of experience in the market are not improvised, this is why Tradeservice Group Inc., a company of the Blu Logistics Group (Colombian group leader in the provision of integrated logistics solutions since 1995), in a constant search to offer added value to its customers in the supply chain, was born as an Industrial7 November, 2018
Benefits of the Free Zone
Partial nationalization of raw materials or finished products.
International logistics distribution from ZFO to the world.
Free movement of goods from ZFO to ports and free warehouses.
Unlimited time storage.
Purchase and sale of products without VAT.
Construction of warehouses & offices without VAT.
No tariffs or VAT are paid for the purchase of goods related to the User’s economic activity.
No payment of tariffs on raw materials, capital goods, machinery.
Wide range of activities allowed in business.