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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


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 is June 2, 2016.

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


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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.


  • ECC Response to Fort McMurray Wildfire Evacuation - Edmonton Chamber of Commerce Offers Complimentary Office Space to Businesses Displaced by Fort McMurray Fire May 4, 2016 The Edmonton Chamber of Commerce is offering complimentary meeting and office productivity space to members of the Fort McMurray business community displa... more

  • Innovations Exchange at the GA ’16 in Algiers - LYON, FRANCE - The 2016 General Assembly was greatly organized by our hosts, World Trade Center Algiers, with the constant help of the whole World Trade Centers Association staff. World Trade Center Lyon was extremely pleased to be given the opportunity to introduce its inn... more

  • 47th GA 2016 hosted by WTC Algiers - THANK YOU! - ALGIERS, ALGERIA - An enormous thank you goes out to all WTC delegates who participated in the 47th WTCA General Assembly, hosted by World Trade Center Algiers from April 17-20, 2016. In attendance were more than 120 delegates representing 58 World Trade Centers from 28 countr... more

  • WTC Las Vegas: 2017 General Assembly Host - LAS VEGAS, NV, USA - WTCA is pleased to announce the host of the 48th General Assembly: World Trade Center Las Vegas! The event, "Connections for Global Opportunities " will take place in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA from April 2-5, 2017. Preparations for this prestigious annual e... more

  • From the Road: a note from Stockholm - SAN DIEGO, CA, USA - by Nikia Clarke, director, World Trade Center San Diego WTC San Diego is on the road again, with a focus on deepening channels of connectivity between global cities around trade, investment, innovation and thought leadership (as well as herring, it turns ... more

  • MoU between WTC Krasnodar & WTC Bangalore - BANGALORE, INDIA - WTC Krasnodar and WTC Bangalore signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to promote bilateral trade and investment between the two regions on 18th April, 2016 during the WTCA General Assembly at Algiers. The MoU was signed between Mr. Y N Tkachenko, Direct... more

  • WTC Washington, D.C. Celebrates World Trade Month - WASHINGTON, D.C, USA - World Trade Center, Washington, D.C. (Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center) Celebrates World Trade Month with International and Trade Events May is World Trade Month and the World Trade Center, Washington, D.C. (Ronald Reagan Building... more

  • Networking goes on & on at World Trade Center Lyon - LYON, FRANCE - Our business members are getting luckier and luckier: from 3 Networking events organized in 2015, when our Business Club was newly-branded and launched with a new formula, they get now invited to 8 different dates throughout this year 2016. Therefore, after th... more

  • Greater Philadelphia World Trade Centers Day May 4 - PHILADELPHIA, PA, USA - After September 11, 2001, the World Trade Centers Association, in cooperation with the United Nations, chartered a day to be recognized around the world as World Trade Centers Day. Each year, the World Trade Center of Greater Philadelphia organizes an ... more

  • Cultural fests & fairs in WTC St. Petersburg - ST. PETERSBURG, RUSSIA - 23-24 April 2016 WTC St. Petersburg hosted several branch-wise exhibitions: “The World Of Healthy Food”, “2nd Exhibition for confectionery and bakery products, soft drinks, tea and coffee” and “GIFT FAIR” gathering over 1000 participants. In the framew... more