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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Countries/Regions represented through WTC Operations

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Current WTC Licensees around the World

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

  • Meeting with IT Minister, Government of Telangana - Mr. Akhliesh Mahurkar, Director at World Trade Center Shamshabad and Visakhapatnam had a meeting with Mr. K.T. Rama Rao, Hon’ble Minister for IT, Industries, Municipal Administration & Urban Development, Government of Telangana. During the meeting, Mr. Akhliesh Mahurk... more

  • Flipkart signs MOU with SERP - Flipkart, India's homegrown e-commerce marketplace, on Saturday said it signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Society for Elimination of Rural Poverty (SERP), Telangana to enable market access for Farmer Producer Organisations (FPOs) and Self-Help Groups (SHG... more

  • Meeting with Commissioner, Western Australia -  Mr. Yarram Varaprasad Reddy and Ms. Srujana Chadalawada had a meeting with Ms. Nashid Chowdhary, Commissioner, Government of Western Australia on the sidelines of the visit of Mr. Hon Roger Cook, Deputy Premier of Western Australia visit on July 12th to July 19th, 2022. ... more

  • Meeting with High Commissioner of Ghana - Mr. Akhilesh Murkhar and Ms.Srujana Chadalawada had a meeting with H.E. Mr. Kwaku Asomah Cheremeh in Hyderabad In the meeting, the WTC Team has explained the various services being provided by the WTC Shamshabad and Visakhapatnam from their interim offices and also about t... more

  • 2022 Trade Promotion Organizations Joint Meeting - In order to promote the exchange and cooperation among trade promotion rganizations in Fujian area, especially in Xiamen, CCPIT Xiamen / WTC Xiamen hosted the 2022 Overseas Trade Promotion Organizations Joint Meeting & Overseas Liaison Offices Work Meeting on May 24th.  T... more

  • Port of SD Announces Funding for Bayfront Project - The Port of San Diego and the City of Chula Vista have successfully secured $275 million in public bond funding for construction on the Chula Vista Bayfront, enabling the flagship Gaylord Pacific Resort and Convention Center project to break ground. Officials from the Port an... more

  • Port of SD Selected Best Cruise Port in the World - The Port of San Diego has been named Best Cruise Port in the World in the 10th Annual Global Traveler Leisure Lifestyle Awards. The award is part of the publication’s annual readers survey that honors the best in the world of leisure and lifestyle travel and recognizes goods a... more

  • Cyprus supports Green Tech in Med - Cyprus supports the creation of a common platform for the supply of natural gas, as well as the EU providing financial support for innovative green technologies to mainly address the needs of the Southern Mediterranean, the permanent secretary of the Ministry of Energy, Marios... more

  • PHILCONSTRUCT 2022 - THE HYBRID EDITION - World Trade Center Metro Manila joins  the pilot hosting of the Market Access Program, a project spearheaded by the WTCA Asia Pacific Regional Office (APRO), together with the Conferences & Exhibition MAC (C&E MAC) and Trade Services MAC (TS MAC) Asia Pacific.  ... more

  • PAMELA D. PASCUAL, THE NEW CHAIRMAN & CEO OF WTCMM - World Trade Center Metro Manila is proud to announce the promotion of Pamela D. Pascual to Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Manila Exposition Complex, Inc. (MEC) and World Trade Center Management, Inc. (WTCMI). Pamela has been successfully managing both companies fo... more