Shannon Region

Shannon Free Zone (SFZ)

The world’s first free trade zone

And still one of Ireland’s most important investment locations

The Shannon Free Zone (SFZ) is one of Ireland’s most important investment locations. It is Ireland’s biggest multi-sectoral business park and houses the country’s largest cluster of FDI investment outside of Dublin. In addition, it

  • Is the world’s first free trade zone (established in 1959)
  • Has direct links to Shannon Airport and buildings adjacent to runways
  • Located beside Shannon Airport, 24 km north east of Limerick city, 18 km south of Ennis, 64 km from Galway and two hours from Dublin
  • Comprises over 600 acres
  • Boasts over 1.7 million sq ft of developed buildings for manufacturing, distribution and offices
  • 168 acres of serviced sites available
  • Home to more than 100 international and Irish companies
  • Employing over 7,000 highly skilled employees
  • Generating in excess of €3.3 billion in trade every year
  • Offers a range of special tax efficient incentives to businesses

Read about the history of Shannon Free Zone here.

At the end of it's opening week, Starbucks has brewed excitement throughout the Shannon region!

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Universal House
Shannon Free Zone
Co Clare,
t: +353 (0)61 710000

f: +353 (0)61 712859

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