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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


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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 is August 11, 2016.

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 LV Trade Shows Report Record-Breaking Growth - LAS VEGAS, NV, USA – The exhibition industry continues to show strength and growth in Las Vegas. During the first half of this year, several of the annual shows at the Las Vegas Convention and World Trade Center reported record growth. The Consumer Technology Association’s ... more

  • Auto Expo Myanmar, Taiwan's Latest Auto Innovation - TAIPEI, TAIWAN - The 4th Myanmar International Auto Parts & Accessories Exhibition 2016 (Auto Expo Myanmar 2016) is set to take place at Tatmadaw Hall, Yangon from Sept. 29 to Oct. 2. The show will feature the latest auto innovations, including automotive parts and accesso... more

  • MORE INFO ABOUT THE 2017 EU WTCS REGIONAL MEETING - TRIESTE, ITALY - As previously announced the 2017 European World Trade Centers Regional Meeting will be hosted in Trieste. World Trade Center Trieste is preparing a program which will be sent out to all WTCs representatives in September. "Better together" is the focus of the... more

  • Largest ship ever calls on Port of Savannah - SAVANNAH, GA, USA – On July 13, Georgia Ports Authority (GPA), a World Trade Center Savannah Founding Investor Partner, saw the largest ship ever to call on the Port of Savannah. The MOL vessel Benefactor has a capacity of 10,100 twenty-foot equivalent container units and is t... more

  • WTC-SF San Francisco’s University Program - SAN FRANCISCO, CA, USA - World Trade Center San Francisco is stepping into their second year of the University program. This program is designed to provide the students with options to stay legally in the United States after graduation while helping the U.S. economy by bringin... more

  • FOCUS ON BCCS AT WORLD TRADE CENTER MARSEILLE - MARSEILLE, FRANCE - We have the pleasure to welcome a new company which has chosen our Business Center for its registered address. Black Class Cab Service is an own private driver available in Marseilles and the regions Languedoc-Roussillon and Provence-Alpes-CĂ´te d'Azur. B... more

  • Our contribution to Montevideo’s modernization. - MONTEVIDEO, URUGUAY - As a result of the joint effort made by World Trade Center Montevideo, WTC Montevideo Free Zone, Montevideo Shopping and other private companies, the city has a new avenue: Dr. Luis E. Bonavita, a key roadwork in the most developed urban area in recent ye... more

  • WTC Istanbul Attended UFI Training - COLOGNE, GERMANY - UFI, the International Association of Exhibition Industry, has offered a 4-day training program in conjunction with University of Koeln and Koeln Messe, under the title “Customer Journey –Touring the Trade Fair Touchpoints”. The training took place at Koeln... more

  • A Strategic Sponsor for 2016 Beijing Marathon - BEIJING, CHINA - On 18th July 2016, the Organizing Committee of 2016 Beijing Marathon held a press conference at China World Hotel of China WTC Beijing to mark the commencement of registering entries for the game. At the ceremony, China WTC Beijing was officially declared a st... more

  • Arkansas Delegation Visits Cuba for a Second Time - HAVANA, CUBA - World Trade Center Arkansas led a delegation of 25 business leaders, food producers, and educators made a second visit to Cuba, starting June 26. The purpose of the trade mission was to continue discussions of potential trade opportunities. Arkansas agri... more