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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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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 will be in June 1, 2017.

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.


  • LABEL C3 AT WORLD TRADE CENTER MARSEILLE PROVENCE - MARSEILLE PROVENCE, FRANCE - This month we owned the chance to get labeled, following the certification bodies agreement Actipole21, under the C3 label (Connected Collaborative Centre) for our Cowork’In Vieux port.This quality seal is an accelerating tool concerning telecommut... more

  • Our First Hotdeskers at World Trade Center Lyon! - LYON, FRANCE - Last month, in the previous WTCA newsletter, we proudly announced the launch of a new service of “Premium Hotdesk” at World Trade Center Lyon. As a reminder, up to five people from different companies are now able to share a bright, big office located at the 27t... more

  • Ghana Football Business Expo - ACCRA, GHANA - World Trade Centre Accra, on the 10th day of May 2017 hosted the launch of “Ghana Football Business Expo”, with the Minister of Business Development, Hon Ibrahim M. Awal, along with US Senior Commercial Officer, Madam Tyrena Holley, Head of Ghana's National team... more

  • World Class Young Leaders Meet in Algiers - ALGIERS, ALGERIA - The World Trade Center Algiers organised the 5th edition of the Choiseul Africa Summit in Algiers on the 13th, 14th and 15th of May . The World Trade Center Algioers has organised the prestigious Choiseul Africa Summit that regroups the laureates of the fam... more

  • COEX Opens Free Library Space - SEOUL, KOREA - Visitors to COEX in Samseong-dong will now be greeted by the tentatively titled “Open Library” in the center of the mall, set to open on May 31. Here, anyone can read 50,000 books for free. iPads are also there so people can read books online. Sofas,... more

  • China World Honored for Prestigious Green Award - BEIJING, CHINA - WTC China Beijing has been shortlisted for a top energy efficiency award by Beijing government. The capital city’s finance bureau and development and reform commission last year invited applications for the honor of Energy Efficiency Pacesetter award. After du... more

  • Export Club Meets the Heart of Port of Algiers - ALGIERS, ALGERIA - For the fourth edition of its "Export Club", the World Trade Center Algeria has chosen as its theme “The maritime exchanges”, setting its sights on the port of Algiers, in partnership with CNAN Med, the Mediterranean subsidiary of the Algerian shipping ... more

  • Successful Breakfast Time! About Iran This Month - LYON, FRANCE - In our yearly cycle of five Breakfast Time! planned all year-round, this second date planned on May 12th marked a significant new step ahead, as World Trade Center Lyon partnered with one of the main French companies’ syndicate, the CPME, to open new network opp... more

  • WTC Bhubaneswar Observes World Trade Day in Odisha - BHUBANESWAR, INDIA - World Trade Centre Bhubaneswar observed the first World Trade Day here in Bhubaneswar. Chief Guest to the occasion Shri. R. Balakrishnan, IAS Development Commissioner cum Additional Chief Secretary to the Government of Odisha while addressing ... more

  • WTCAR Attends SIDO Forum in DC - ROGERS, AR, USA - The World Trade Center Arkansas is participating in the State International Development Organizations, Inc. (SIDO) 2017 annual conference in Washington D.C. from Tuesday to Thursday. SIDO is the premiere U.S. organization dedicated to supporting state intern... more