Alat Free Economic Zone, as part of the emerging trade and logistics hub in the Alat settlement on the Caspian Sea coast was established by the decree signed by H.E. Mr. Ilham Aliyev, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan on May 22. The decree orders documentation of the lands located in the administrative territory of Garadagh district 65 kilometers south of capital Baku, which Alat settlement is part of, as the territory of the newly created free economic zone. The Baku International Sea Trade Port, the largest Caspian port in the settlement of Alat, is ordered to include the land allocated for its utilization to the territory of the Alat Free Economic Zone.
More information regarding Alat Free Economic Zone could be obtained from the www.afez.az website.