Dubai Textile Village is a free zone under development on 460,000 sq.m of land in the Ras al-Khor area of Dubai,as the UAE textile industry with export of Dh. 12 billion is growing rapidly and is poised to become the largest trading sector after the oil industry in the UAE. The demand for textiles has led to the development of Dhs. 220 million. Dubai Textile village, which will be a free zone.Upon completion the Dubai textile village can accommodate 295 showrooms and stores, available in three sizes, of 230, 460 and 920 sq.m.The new zone will function under Jebel Ali Free Zone Authority.