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About WTCA


The World Trade Centers Association stimulates trade and investment opportunities for commercial property developers, economic development agencies, and international businesses looking to connect globally and prosper locally.

Our association serves as an 'international ecosystem' of global connections, iconic properties, and integrated trade services under the umbrella of a prestigious brand.

The exclusive 'World Trade Center' and 'WTC' branded properties and trade service organizations are located in more than 90 countries and supported by 15,000 WTC professionals that deliver integrated, reciprocal resources to solve your business needs.

Learn about the benefits of becoming a WTC License Holder or a Business Member of a local WTC.

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Empower & Compete

Gain Competitive Differentiation & Advantage. Learn how the WTC Business Network can position you for success.

How We Help You

The WTCA is the only association with exclusive rights to license 'World Trade Center' and its 'WTC' brands to real estate developers, businesses and communities worldwide.

You choose us to gain competitive differentiation and advantage, and to attract investment. We choose you - our strategic partner - to grow the footprint and quality of the WTCA ecosystem.

If you are hungry to grow your business and want to set yourself apart, click below to learn how we can help you.

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Commercial Property Developer

Commercial Real Estate Developers, Investors, Owners or Financiers looking to create an iconic, multi-use property to house premier tenants active in the international marketplace and serve the local business community.

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Economic Development Agency

Organizations the promote international trade and foreign direct investment, such as an economic development agency, chamber of commerce/trade association, university, port, airport, etc.

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International Business

Businesses and corporations, ranging from small to large, looking to expand their international reach and growth.

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Join Us


We appreciate your interest in becoming a member of the WTCA. To receive more information, please download our brochure and/or contact:

Bella Heule
Executive Vice President
World Trade Centers Association
t. +1 212.432.2640

The upcoming 2014 WTCA application deadlines are
June 19th, August 29th and October 30th.



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Upcoming Events

The WTCA organizes international events and participates in major international tradeshows. Join the WTCA at any of the following events:

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In the News

Stay on top of market trends with the latest international news and media coverage of the WTCA and its esteemed network of WTC operations.


  • WTC Savannah and GA Power host International Event - SAVANNAH, GEORGIA U.S.A. – On March 26-28, World Trade Center Savannah (WTC Savannah), in collaboration with Georgia Power, hosted more than a dozen regional economic development authorities (EDAs) and Consuls General from Belgium, Brazil, Germany, Nigeria, Switzerland, Turkey... more

  • Partnership in Priority Address Indo-Kenya Trade - “India’s bilateral trade with the African continent stands at US$ 67 billion. Narrowing down to the Indo-Kenya bilateral ties, the economies registered trade worth US$ 3.9 billion imbalanced in favour of India. India’s exports to Kenya stand at US$ 3.77 billion while the impor... more

  • Las Vegas: 20 Years as Top Trade Show Destination - LAS VEGAS – Las Vegas has been named the No. 1 trade show destination for the 20th consecutive year, according to the Trade Show News Network’s (TSNN) “2013 TSNN Top 250 Trade Shows in the United States” list. Las Vegas hosted 53 of the largest shows. “We are proud of ou... more

  • WTC Savannah hosts Uruguayan Delegation - SAVANNAH, GEORGIA U.S.A. – On March 19-20, World Trade Center Savannah (WTC Savannah) assisted their partner, Peeples Industries, Inc., in hosting a delegation from Uruguay. The group comprised of senior leaders from the National Institute for Logistics, Logistics Chamber of ... more

  • 6th European Economic Congress in Katowice - World Trade Center Poznań invites you to take part in 6th European Economic Congress in Katowice – one of the most important business event in Central Europe, 7-9 May 2014.The main topics of the Congress are: Europe facing the challenges of global competition, new EU finance,... more

  • New Exhibitor at Made in Cyprus - Dafni Dairy Ltd - We are pleased to welcome Dafni Dairy Ltd as a new exhibitor at Made in Cyprus Exhibition The company produces a range of traditional cheese products including fresh and ripe halloumi and anari cheeses, trachanas and sheep yogurt. You can visit our website more

  • 46th WTCA General Assembly in Metro Manila - NEW YORK, NY, U.S.A. - World Trade Center Metro Manila will host the 46th WTCA General Assembly (GA) on April 26-29, 2015. The formal announcement of WTC Metro Manila's hosting of the WTCA GA in 2015 will be made in a handover ceremony during the Gala Dinner on April 29, 2014... more

  • WTCA Marks 22nd Successful Year at MIPIM - NEW YORK, NY, U.S.A. - WTCA marked its 22nd year at the MIPIM International Property Fair in Cannes, France, March 11-14, 2014. Celebrating its 25th anniversary, MIPIM 2014 drew 20,500 delegates from 93 countries, including 4,500 investors, who gathered in Cannes for a freneti... more

  • INTRODUCING THE NEW WTCA NEWSLETTER - NEW YORK, NY, U.S.A. - WTCA is PLEASED to unveil its refreshed Newsletter design! Starting with the May edition, you will be able to submit your news articles through the WTCA portal, which will automatically populate your articles both to the Newsletter and to the portal NEW... more

  • WTCA Marks 22nd Successful Year at MIPIM - WTCA marked its 22nd year at the MIPIM International Property Fair in Cannes, France, March 11-14, 2014. Celebrating its 25th anniversary, MIPIM 2014 drew 20,500 delegates from 93 countries, including 4,500 investors, who gathered in Cannes for a frenetic four days of business... more