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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


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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 August 11, 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.


  • Invest in Lyon Agency: a big asset for WTC Lyon - LYON, FRANCE - The Invest in Lyon agency is firmly dedicated to help companies to set-up in Lyon and its Metropolitan area. With increasing results registered year after year, this agency stands as a role-model in France, where similar organizations exist all over the territor... more

  • WTC Nanchang License approved; Mayor visits WTCA - NEW YORK, NY, USA - June 29, 2016 - An eighteen-person delegation from Nanchang, China visited the World Trade Centers Association office in New York to sign an Memorandum of Understanding leading to a new License for World Trade Center Nanchang. The delegation was led by the ... more

  • Join WTCA in Xiamen, China for CIFIT - XIAMEN, CHINA - The China International Fair for Investment and Trade (CIFIT) is right around the corner! Join the WTCA in Xiamen from September 6-9 for its 2016 Access China program, with its core component of participation in the 2016 CIFIT.  Take this opportunity to m... more

  • July 27, 2016 - WTC Orlando Newsletter - ORLANDO, FL, USA - Select "more" and then click here to read our latest newsletter. You are invited to our August 19, 20 Smart Communities Global Summit - either in person or virtually. Discount code - WTCMBR. more

  • WTC LV Trade Shows Report Record-Breaking Growth - LAS VEGAS, NV, USA – The exhibition industry continues to show strength and growth in Las Vegas. During the first half of this year, several of the annual shows at the Las Vegas Convention and World Trade Center reported record growth. The Consumer Technology Association’s ... more

  • Auto Expo Myanmar, Taiwan's Latest Auto Innovation - TAIPEI, TAIWAN - The 4th Myanmar International Auto Parts & Accessories Exhibition 2016 (Auto Expo Myanmar 2016) is set to take place at Tatmadaw Hall, Yangon from Sept. 29 to Oct. 2. The show will feature the latest auto innovations, including automotive parts and accesso... more

  • MORE INFO ABOUT THE 2017 EU WTCS REGIONAL MEETING - TRIESTE, ITALY - As previously announced the 2017 European World Trade Centers Regional Meeting will be hosted in Trieste. World Trade Center Trieste is preparing a program which will be sent out to all WTCs representatives in September. "Better together" is the focus of the... more

  • Largest ship ever calls on Port of Savannah - SAVANNAH, GA, USA – On July 13, Georgia Ports Authority (GPA), a World Trade Center Savannah Founding Investor Partner, saw the largest ship ever to call on the Port of Savannah. The MOL vessel Benefactor has a capacity of 10,100 twenty-foot equivalent container units and is t... more

  • WTC-SF San Francisco’s University Program - SAN FRANCISCO, CA, USA - World Trade Center San Francisco is stepping into their second year of the University program. This program is designed to provide the students with options to stay legally in the United States after graduation while helping the U.S. economy by bringin... more

  • FOCUS ON BCCS AT WORLD TRADE CENTER MARSEILLE - MARSEILLE, FRANCE - We have the pleasure to welcome a new company which has chosen our Business Center for its registered address. Black Class Cab Service is an own private driver available in Marseilles and the regions Languedoc-Roussillon and Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur. B... more