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Free Zone Subotica

  • The Subotica Free Zone is located in the northern part of Serbia and the province of Vojvodina - next to the border with Hungary and the European Union.
  • Contemporary Subotica is now the second largest city in the province, following Novi Sad.
  • Located near 2 border checkpoints (Horgoš and Kelebija).
  • The E-75 international highway passes through Subotica and represents a major pan-European road that leads from north to south and connects with an international road network heading to the Near East.
  • The Subotica Free Zone was founded in 1996, when a joint stock company was formed to manage the Zone.
  • The Zone encompasses 112 hectares of land. It possesses 117.800 square meters of production space, 4.000 square meters of closed storage space, 4.000 square meters of open storage space and 3.300 square meters of office space.
  • City water supply.
  • Road network within the Zone.
  • Two transformer sub-stations with 2x630 KwA capacities.
  • Telephone lines.
  • Projected connection to local gas lines.


  • Imports of goods and services into the zone, as well as exports of goods and services from the zone are free
  • Imported raw materials and semi-finished manufactures set aside for export, are exempted from duty and other import duties
  • Imported equipment, machines and construction materials are exempted from duty and other taxes
  • No value added tax (V.A.T.) on any of the activities within the free zone.
  • User of the zone facilities can freely manage foreign currency, which is achieved by business operations in the zone
  • Beneficial interests of the zone users are established by FZ Law and they cannot be reduced by any other regulation
  • Imports of goods into the zone are duty free. Goods from the Zone can be placed to the home market at the customs clearance and other taxes. If the goods entering the customs area of Serbia are produced within the Zone, or exposed to manipulation at domestic ingredients' sharing, duty is paid according to the rate of foreign ingredient within the goods.
  • Import to the Zone and export from the Zone are completely free. I.e. customs quotas, import or export permissions, or other foreign-trade exchanges are not used; The goods imported from the Zone to the home market are liable to regular import system but if the home ingredient amounts minimum 50% of the aggregate value, such goods will be considered domestically produced.
  • The goods from the Zone can be temporarily put on the rest of the home territory or they can be brought to the Zone for the finishing operations (processing, finishing, treatment, repairing, quality controls marketing presentations...), which enable possibilities of connecting with the domestic economy.
  • Transfer of the profit achieved by the different activities in the Zone is free.
  • Expropriation is not allowed at the Zone area.
  • Users of the Zone facilities are able to rent, buy, or build themselves the production storages or office buildings.

What do we offer?

  • open and closed storage areas to let
  • offices to let
  • up and off loading of goods
  • other costumes services


Free zone Subotica

Free zone Subotica
Batinska 94, 24000 Subotica
Tel./faks: + 381 24 548-106
e-mail: slobodnazonasu@gmail.com
Director: Branislava Stojković Marčetić

Free zones are...

Fenced and marked part of the Republic of Serbia's territory where activities are carried out with many business benefits. Preferential customs treatment, tax relief and simlified administrative procedure make free zones investment attractive. free zones represent highly developed centers of technology, telecomunications, modern infrastructure and industry and logistic support.