Meaning of “duty-free zone” in the English Dictionary


"duty-free zone" in Business English

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duty-free zonenoun [ C ]

uk us

TAX, COMMERCE an area where goods can be imported or exported without having to pay the tax that would normally be charged:

Almost all the successful duty-free zones around the world have been sited within an hour's drive of a major city.

(Definition of “duty-free zone” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)