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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 January 12, 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.


  • WTC GIFT City Joins India INX Inauguration in VG17 - GIFT CITY, INDIA - On the eve of the 8th edition of Vibrant Gujarat 2017, Executive Director of WTC GIFT City & Verbind-Its Trade Services Arm- Ms. Khair Ull Nissa Sheikh joined the inauguration event of India's first International Stock Exchange-India INX at GIFT City by ... more

  • WTCA Appoints New Chief Financial Officer - NEW YORK, NY, USA - World Trade Centers Association, Inc. (WTCA) is proud to announce that it has named Jennifer Guerrero as its Chief Financial Officer, and the most recent addition to its senior leadership team at Headquarters. “Bringing Jennifer onboard is a key mome... more

  • 48th WTCA 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.  Registration is now live and can be done here. Secure your spot today!  WTC Las Vegas, one of the busiest facilities in the world, is the only ... more

  • 2017 European Regional Meeting - NEW YORK, NY, USA - On February 3, 2017 World Trade Center (WTC) Trieste will host the “World Trade Centers European Regional Meeting.”  What promises to be a well-attended affair, drawing participants from inside Europe and as far away as Nanjing, China, the meetin... more

  • WTC Pune activates International Trade & Training - PUNE, INDIA - WTC Pune recently conducted workshop on Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) concept and benefits in association with K-PAC Mumbai. Mr. Santosh Kumar Vatsa - Jt. Commissioner of Customs, Pune was Chief Guest.He highlighted the salient features of this Ease of Busi... more

  • China Story - Suzhou Poetic Lifestyle - WASHINGTON, DC, USA - In honor of the closing celebration of China – U.S. Tourism Year, which was launched by President Obama and President Xi and took place during 2016, the Suzhou Municipal Tourism Bureau and Chinese photographer Mr. Steve Zhao hosted a photo exhibition... more

  • WTCSF Collaborates with Awesome Group - SAN FRANCISO, CA, USA - ON December 19, 2016,  World Trade Center San Francisco's CEO, Michael Mattox, met with the Chairman of the Board of Awesome Group, Howard Hu in Seattle, WA to discuss future EB-5 projects and the fate of the EB-5 program. In 2001, the current cha... more

  • San Diego: Regional Socioeconomic Disparities - SAN DIEGO, CA, USA -Often hidden behind San Diego’s pristine beaches and thriving regional economy are the socioeconomic disparities that exist across the county’s 18 cities. As an organization that aims to support growth of San Diego’s regional economy, EDC understands the ... more

  • WTCA HQ To Attend 2017 WTCS EU Regional Meeting - TRIESTE, ITALY - World Trade Center Trieste is proud to announce the list of already registered delegates that will attend the 2017 WTCs European Regional Meeting: WTC Ballerup, Mrs. Benedicte Ronje, Rental and Development, WTC Barcelona, Mr. Federico Ricart, General Manage... more

  • Commissioner of U.S. Customs Visits Savannah - SAVANNAH, GA, USA – On Dec. 15, World Trade Center Savannah hosted Commissioner R. Gil Kerlikowske, Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), appointed by the President of the United States. Guests came from all over the U. S. to hear Commissioner Kerlikowske s... more