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Connect Globally, Prosper Locally

Access the power of the World Trade Centers Association to unleash your global potential.

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Current WTC Licensees around the World

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Countries represented through WTC Operations

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Global Network

About WTCA

About

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

JOIN US

Join our global network by becoming a Licensed World Trade Center. For candidacy consideration, please submit an Expression of Interest Form.

Should you qualify for an Application, we will contact you directly. The next WTC Application deadline will be in August 24, 2017.

We look forward to beginning the journey of building a stronger network through our mutual collaboration and partnership.

Sincerely,

Your WTCA Team

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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.

2017

  • WTC GIFT to Work Closely with Embassy of Bahrain - GIFT CITY, INDIA - Advancing the commitment for promotion of India’s trade and business with rest of the world, WTC GIFT City and VERBIND-its Trade Services Arm Executive Director Ms. Khair Ull Nissa Sheikh had a fruitful meeting with the Commercial Consular of The Embassy of ... more

  • WTC Trieste Meets WTC Indianapolis - TRIESTE, ITALY - On Thursday, June 8th 2017 the WTC Indianapolis President, Doris Anne Sander, visited the WTC Trieste to meet the Directors & staff members. Purpose of the visit was exchanging reciprocal WTC business experiences.  It was a very productive meeting, w... more

  • WTC Chandigarh & IFCOMA to work in synergy - CHANDIGARH, INDIA - In a recent business meeting with The Indian Footwear Components Manufacturers Association (IFCOMA), Ministry of Commerce, Govt. of India; Ms. Khair Ull Nissa Sheikh- Executive Director of WTC Chandigarh and VERBIND- its Trade Services Arm; met with Mr. S.K... more

  • WTC Montana Returns From Trade Mission to Israel - MISSOULA, MT, US - Montana World Trade Center Executive Director, Brigitta Miranda-Freer, and six trade delegates recently returned from a weeklong trade mission to Tel Aviv, Israel, where they developed sales agreements, cultivated new relationships and explored potential opp... more

  • Traditional Iftar Dinner to Exhibition Industry - ISTANBUL, TURKEY - WTC Istanbul organized its annual Ramadan Iftar Dinner for the Turkish exhibition industry at Istanbul Chamber of Commerce’s Cemile Sultan facility at the Bosphorus. Wrapped up and evaluated the first half of 2017, projects and activities that are planned f... more

  • Environmental Education Programs Approved by Port - SAN DIEGO, CA, USA - Board of Commissioners Authorizes Agreements for Eleven Environmental Education Programs As part of the Port of San Diego’s commitment to safekeeping the environment and maintaining a vibrant waterfront, over the next five years 11 environmental educati... more

  • Port Employee Recognized As Top 50 Energy Manager - SAN DIEGO, CA, USA - Port of San Diego Program Manager Recognized Among One of the Top 50 Energy Managers As part of efforts to protect and care for our diverse ecosystems, the Port of San Diego is pleased to announce that Port Energy & Sustainability Program Manager René... more

  • Port Welcomes Michael Zucchet as New Commissioner - SAN DIEGO, CA, USA - The Port of San Diego welcomes Michael Zucchet as the newest commissioner representing the City of San Diego. Commissioner Zucchet took the oath of office on June 15, 2017 at the Port of San Diego Administration Building. “On behalf of the Board of... more

  • WTC Leeuwarden Opens Int'l Consulting Hours - LEEUWARDEN, NETHERLANDS - World Trade Center Leeuwarden started with their first free of charge consulting hours for entrepreneurs with international ambitions in Groningen on Friday the 19th of May. The councilors Henk Deinum (Municipally of Leeuwarden) and Joost van Keulen ... more

  • AR Trade Director Shares Panel with Africa leaders - ROGERS, AR, USA - Denise Thomas, director of Africa and Middle East Trade for the World Trade Center Arkansas attended the U.S – Africa Business Summit 2017 from Wednesday, June 14 – Friday, June 17 as a guest speaker on regional integration and the impact of global trade... more