Connect Globally, Prosper Locally

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

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Global Network

320

Current WTC Licensees around the World

92

Countries/Regions represented through WTC Operations

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.

2023

  • Business meetings for Reunion companies in France - WTC PARIS ILE-DE-FRANCE ORGANIZES B2B MEETINGS FOR REUNION COMPANIES IN PREMIUM FOOD PRODUCTS World Trade Center Paris Ile-de-France organizes a full matchmaking program between 30 Reunion companies determinated to expand their business to France and Europe.   The me... more

  • THE FULL MOON EVENT OF 2023 IN BINH DUONG, VIETNAM - The First Full Moon Festival was held on the Lunar January of 2023 with the featured Festival of Lady Thien Hau Temple in Binh Duong Province, Vietnam. On the afternoon of January 30th (on January 9th of Lunar calendar), The Lady Thien Hau palanquin procession was organ... more

  • WTCD Attends Showcase Ireland 2023 - Going Global: In-Person Events take Center Stage 2023 is very much the year that trade shows and exhibitions are getting back to business after years of disruption. Trade  shows are a significant stage for innovations and product launches to showcase your products, b... more

  • The Road Ahead – 2023 - World Trade Center Chennai in association with Bangalore Chamber of Industry and Commerce organized an online discussion “The Road Ahead -2023” Panelists included – Mr. T R Parasuraman, Executive Advisor, Toyota Kirloskar Motor Pvt. Ltd and Mr. B.C. Prabhakar, M... more

  • Corporate Governance, Fraud and Control - An online session on Corporate Governance, fraud and control was organized by World Trade Center Chennai in association with Institute of Management Accountants, WTC Dublin and Export Promotion Council for EOUs and SEZs. Dr. Kelly Richmond Pope, Director of Research, C... more

  • Luncheon meeting on DESH Bill - World Trade Center Bengaluru in association with Bangalore office of Cochin Special Economic Zone (CSEZ)and Export Promotion Council for EOUs and SEZs (EPCES) conducted a Luncheon meeting to discuss the newly proposed Development of Enterprise & Service Hubs (DESH) B... more

  • Online Session on WFH Guidelines - World Trade Center Bengaluru in association with Export Promotion Council for EOUs and SEZs conducted an online session on WFH Guidelines. Ms. Rajitha Boorugu, Partner – Indirect Tax, BDO India LLP was the speaker. Ms Boorugu gave an overview of the WFH policy that was in... more

  • When the Clock Ticks Away – Do More in Less Time - World Trade Center Kochi in association with Indian Institute of Materials Management, Bangalore organized an online session on Effective Time Management. Mr. Aswath Ramaiah, Founder, Unique Consultants was the speaker. Mr. Ramaiah described how time, being a non... more

  • Simelabs sets up new office at WTC Kochi - SimeLabs a leading digital solutions provider sets up their new office at World Trade Center Kochi. Their services include, embedded and VLSI services, AR, VR, AI, data intelligence & science, blockchain, IOT, cloud and robotics. They also have offices at Singapore... more

  • Int'l cruise company to open new office in Cyprus - Royal Caribbean Group, one of the world’s largest cruise companies, announced today its plans to open an office in Cyprus. The office will be based in Limassol and will support ship operations as the company looks to develop its Eastern Mediterranean business. “We have foste... more