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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 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.


  • Canada & U.S.: Strong Trading Partners - WINNIPEG, CANADA - The World Trade Centre Winnipeg welcomed Karen Gerwitz of WTC Denver and Brynn Grant of WTC Savannah to a conference in Winnipeg this past February. With an uncertain trade situation in the U.S., the WTC Winnipeg organized a ½ day conference to help Canadi... more

  • WTC Sofia - 2016 BAIT Awards - SOFIA, BULGARIA - On February 28, 2017 INTERPRED - WTC Sofia was host on the Official ceremony of the winners of contribution of development in information and computer technologies sector in Bulgaria. Every year Bulgarian Association of Information Technologies (BAIT) choo... more

  • WTC Leeuwarden Business Academy - Denmark & Sweden - LEEUWARDEN, NETHERLANDS - Last week, on 2 March, World Trade Center Leeuwarden successfully organized the WTC Business Academy Course ‘Doing Business in Denmark and Sweden ’. Both countries are in the top 5 of major export destinations of the Netherlands. Sweden and Denmark ... more

  • 48th GA at WTC Las Vegas - Register Today! - NEW YORK, NY, USA - The 48th WTCA General Assembly will be hosted by WTC Las Vegas, Nevada, from April 2-5, 2017. Register here. Secure your spot today! WTC Las Vegas, one of the busiest facilities in the world, is the only destination in North America with a WTC on the c... more

  • Post GA Economic Development Program Invitation - LAS VEGAS, NV, USA -  Las Vegas is one of the most recognizable brands in the world. Come join the Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance and local leaders for the Post-GA Economic Development Program, "Las Vegas: The Global Business Destination" to learn why Las Vegas... more

  • Annual Press Charity Ball was held in WTC Moscow - MOSCOW, RUSSIA - Annual Press Charity Ball, organized by the Union of Journalists of Russia was held on February 9, 2017 in the World Trade Center Moscow. At the event, prominent Russian journalists were awarded with  prizes "Golden Pen of Russia 2016", “Media-man... more

  • Presentation of Saratov Region in Russian CCI - MOSCOW, RUSSIA - Representatives of WTC Moscow will participate in the presentation on the economic, industrial and investment potential of  Saratov Region which will be held at the Russian Chamber of Commerce and Industry on March 17th, 2017. The event will... more

  • ‘Best Time to Invest in Ghana’ –WTC Accra Chairman - ACCRA, GHANA - The Chairman for World Trade Centre (WTC) Accra, Togbe Afede XIV has called on potential investors to take advantage of the current political atmosphere to invest in Ghana. He made this known when a Chinese business delegation called on the World Trade Centre Ac... more

  • ABAS Technological Workshop for Industry - BARCELONA, SPAIN - ABAS Ibérica invites you to the Technological Workshop for the Industrial SME in Barcelona. Do you work in an industrial SME and plan to start an ERP selection process? Then this is your event! The day is oriented to the operational improvement for the ind... more

  • The Ninth International Industrial Forum - CHELYABINSK, RUSSIA - World Trade Center Chelyabinsk (WTCC) holds the Ninth International Industrial Forum “Reconstruction of industrial enterprises – breakthrough technologies in metallurgy and machine building” and the XVII International Exhibition “Urals Industrial and Econ... more