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Connect Globally, Prosper Locally

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


Current WTC Licensees around the World


Countries represented through WTC Operations


Global Network

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 October 20, 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.


  • WTC San Francisco Funds Public Charter Schools - SAN FRANCISCO, CA, USA - One of the unique qualities of World Trade Center San Francisco (WTC-SF) is its utilization of the federal EB-5 investor program. WTC-SF has a history of job creation and international funding through this program while bringing high net-worth individu... more

  • CEO Scott Ferguson Addresses United Nations - NEW YORK, NY, USA - Over 1,500 young leaders from 117 countries gathered at the United Nations General Assembly on August 16 to explore innovative approaches to 21st-century leadership challenges at the 2016 International Young Leaders Assembly (IYLA) Global Summit. WTCA ... more

  • Visit to Netherlands Business Support Office - CHENNAI, INDIA - The WTC Bangalore team, who are also setting up the WTC in Chennai, visited the Netherlands Business Support Office, Chennai on 8th June, 2016 to explore possible collaborations in organizing a Delegation from South India on Water Technology. An interactive se... more

  • Welcome Reception for WTCA CEO by WTC Bangalore - BANGALORE, INDIA - During his maiden visit to India, Mr. Scott Ferguson, CEO – World Trade Centers Association (WTCA), New York, interacted with the business community of Bangalore. A fellowship evening in honor of Mr. Ferguson & Mr. Scott Wang, VP – Asia Pacific, WTCA was... more

  • Seminar on Startups - 360 Degree Panoramic View - BANGALORE, INDIA - World Trade Center Bangalore in association with its knowledge partner, Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan & ShopsUp organized a Seminar on Startups - 360 Degree Panoramic View on 29th July, 2016. The seminar focused on areas such as Angel Funding, Complianc... more

  • August 24, 2016 - WTC Orlando Newsletter - ORLANDO, FL, USA - Select "more" and then click here to read our latest newsletter. more

  • Government's Response to Alberta's Fiscal Woes - EDMONTON, CANADA - The Edmonton Chamber of Commerce continues to urge the provincial government to hold the line on operational spending in response to the province’s just-released fiscal update, which projected a higher-than-estimated deficit and a shrinking economy. The def... more

  • WTC Las Vegas Meets WTC Santiago, Chile - LAS VEGAS, NV, USA - The WTC Las Vegas prides itself on providing a one-of-a-kind platform for international partners, manufacturers, and distributors to come together and establish direct relationships with foreign business partners. The value of face-to-face meetings is imm... more

  • WTC Las Vegas Hosts Trade Mission in South America - LAS VEGAS, NV, USA – World Trade Center Las Vegas (WTC LV) forged ahead with developing business relationships in South America. WTC LV’s most recent effort in this region included a trade show trade mission Aug. 7-13 in Santiago, Chile and Buenos Aires, Argentina. The trade m... more

  • Awarded the Highest Honor for Beijing Tourism - BEIJING, CHINA - China World Hotel and China World Summit Wing, the two five-star hotels owned by WTC China Beijing are honored to receive the Best Team awards in the 15th Beijing Capital Tourism Forbidden City Cup program in August 2016. Executive Pastry Chef Jonathan Wu of C... more