Connect Globally, Prosper Locally

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

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Global Network

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Countries/Regions represented through WTC Operations

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Current WTC Licensees around the World

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 that 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.

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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Expression Of Interest Form

The Accreditation Program provides an opportunity for WTCA Members who meet or exceed industry standards to have their facilities and services recognized internationally. It also helps the network as a whole differentiate itself and raises the profile of the WTC brand. Accreditation further strengthens the benefits of being a WTCA Member and is designed to: celebrate the WTCA champions, strengthen the brand, support Members to excel in industry standards, have Members’ facilities and services recognized internationally, create motivation for continuous improvement, reflect the diversity of service offerings from WTCA Members **NOTE: With two types of Accredited Members (Accredited and Premier Accredited) and four specializations (in Trade Development, Commercial Real Estate and Services, Business and Member Services, Conference and Exhibition Services), the WTCA Accreditation Program embodies the WTCA brand. For questions, please email accreditation@wtca.org.

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.

2022

  • Cyprus Economy in 2021 - Financial Statistics - The Cypriot economy in 2021 recovered the output lost during the 2020 Covid crisis and will continue to grow at an average rate of 3.7% in the years 2022–2024, the Central Bank of Cyprus expects. In its economic bulletin, it also stresses that risks to the baseline scenari... more

  • COOPERATION AGREEMENT BETWEEN BINH DUONG & GANGNAM - On January 6, 2021, the People’s Committee of Binh Duong Province, Vietnam and Gangnam-gu District, Seoul, Republic of Korea, held an online MOU signing ceremony for “Strategic Cooperation Agreement to promote international trade activities and cultural exchange”. The MOU sign... more

  • WeCon: The Web Con Series for Women Entreprenuers - Women as entrepreneurs have been growing steadily in the last couple of decades and they have been successfully flourishing in almost every sector. There are almost around 8 million women entrepreneurs and 10% of all formal enterprises are owned by women, according to a re... more

  • XMAS EVENT WTC ALMEDA PARK - This year from WTC ALMEDA PARK we have collaborated with the Creu Roja de CornellĂ  i Banc de Sang in such important dates, with which we have obtained 125 toys for 20 children, 300 € raised to cover school snacks and 30 people have donated. more

  • WTC Noida signs a MOU with ICFA - Lucknow, 16th December 2021: WTC Noida, WTC Chandigarh, WTC GIFT City, WTC Faridabad jointly with ICFA (Indian Chamber of Food and Agriculture) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to establish a framework for collaboration and co-operation for Center of Excellences ... more

  • MSMEs to Strengthen India’s Defence Sector - India accounts for 3.7% of the global military expenditure making it world’s third highest military spender. In the view to position India amongst the leading countries of the world in defence and aerospace sector, Ministry of Defence has formulated a draft Defence Product... more

2021

  • Many Gas-Powered Car Owners Would Consider Switch - The Consumer Technology Association (CTA)® released a new report providing a snapshot of current U.S. consumer sentiment around electric vehicles (EVs), showing a sizable portion of gasoline-powered vehicle owners are open to considering a hybrid, plug-in hybrid vehicle (PH... more

  • WTC Las Vegas to Welcome SIAL America in 2022 - Emerald Holding, Inc. and Comexposium recently announced they will join forces in a strategic partnership to launch SIAL America at the Las Vegas Convention Center (LVCC), which is also the World Trade Center Las Vegas (WTCLV). SIAL America is expected to be the first larg... more

  • WTCMM first Virtual Exhibition via WTCONNECT - WTC Metro Manila, in partnership with WTC Mumbai, organized and managed its pilot virtual exhibition, PHILPET Care Expo ’21, through the platform, WTCONNECT via www.wetrade.org.   The 1st Philippine Virtual Pet and Animal Care Expo, launched last December 16-18, 2021 and ... more

  • Xiamen Seashine Aquatic Products Trading Center - On December 9th, 2021, Mr. Huang Anjie, Vice Chairman of CCPIT Xiamen / COIC Xiamen / WTC Xiamen, together with his team, visited Xiamen Seashine International Aquatic Products Trading Center and had a meeting with General Manager Mr. Liu Chunming and Deputy General manager Mr... more