Connect Globally, Prosper Locally

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

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Global Network

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Current WTC Licensees around the World

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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.

2022

  • WTC Arkansas to Host Veteran for Export Series - ROGERS — The World Trade Center Arkansas’ Get Ready to Be Ready series, which is designed to help small businesses prepare for export, will return this fall with a series of webinars from Dr. Michele Pfannenstiel, a veteran, and entrepreneur who specializes in regulatory medic... more

  • Visionary Community: Enroute to Sustainability - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: World Trade Centre Kuala Lumpur (WTCKL) is renowned for its efforts in supporting the global standard of the United Nations-Sustainable Development Goals (SDG). A progression sustainability framework was developed, and these efforts were led by our visi... more

  • WTC Arkansas Celebrates NWA Salvadoran Consulate - SPRINGDALE — The first Salvadoran consulate in Arkansas co-hosted a community celebration on Aug. 6, marking the event with vendors from the community, civic groups and local business leaders. The World Trade Center Arkansas was honored to open the event alongside Mercedes ... more

  • July 20th 2022 - On the Occasion of its visit to Algeria , the delegation of the General Confederation of Ivory Coast Companies CGEI , holders of the WTC Abidjan license ; led by its President Jean-Marie Ackah , was invited to WTC Algiers as part of the exchanges between the two countries and ... more

  • INTERNATIONAL TOURISM AND TRAVEL EXHIBITION - The 21st edition of the International Exhibition of Tourism and Travel is organized for the first time in partnership between the Ministry of Tourism and Crafts and the World Trade Center Algiers which has been designated as organizer, under the egis of the Exhibition ... more

  • DG Jones & Partners Moves Headquarters To Cyprus - DG Jones & Partners, the world-renowned international construction consultancy with a dynamic 60-year presence in at least 70 countries, is planning to move its headquarters to Cyprus. Joseph S. Psaroulla, Chairman of DG Jones & Partners, told InBusiness T... more

  • WTC Noida Deliberates COE discussions with ICFA - The Services arm of 13 World Trade Centers in India, organized an interactive meeting session on Center of Excellence (COE) in Agriculture and Agri-tech on 28th of July 2022 with MOU Partner ICFA (India Indian Chamber of Food and Agriculture) in New Delhi. This meeting... more

  • Meeting with MD of Telluris Biotech - The Government of Gujarat has conducted a road show to promote the investments in the biotechnology sector in the State of Gujarat a roadshow has been organized in Vaccine Capital of the World, Hyderabad. The Gujarat Government has launched the Biotechnology Policy 2022-27 ... more

  • Meeting with India Country Practice Leader at RSM - Mr. Akhilesh Mahurkar, Director, and Ms. Srujana Chadalawada had a meeting with Mr. Mukesh Patel, Senior Director & India Country Practice Leader at RSM US LLP. RSM is one of the leading tax, audit, and consulting firms for mid-size firms across the globe. During the d... more

  • Meeting with Office Bearers of FTCCI - Mr. Akhilesh Mahurkar, Director, and Ms. Srujana Chadalawada had a meeting at the Federation of Telangana Chamber of Commerce and Industries, the apex trade organization in the state of Telangana, and more than 100-year-old organization facilitating trade and industry by v... more