By means of a presentation, Free Zone Aruba elaborated on the export possibilities that Aruba has to offer and how closely Free Zone Aruba (FZA) is linked with the macro-economic policy of the Government of Aruba: “The Green Gateway”. After the presentation, the entrepreneurs were very optimistic about the possibilities that the “Green Gateway “offers. The Q&A session varied from operational costs to the possibilities of using Aruba as a hub for the region, as well as the US and the EU.
(1) Turnover refers to total value of sales of merchandise, cash or credit in the reported period, whether from export or sales to the local market, as well as the value of sales of merchandise or goods processed on behalf or third parties and the value of all services rendered, including management fees, lease income, etc. The turnover is the basis for calculating the FFC. (2) The BAZV (health levy) equals 2% of the total Freezone Facility Charge amount.