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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


Countries represented through WTC Operations


Global Network

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 October 20, 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.


  • Georgia Ports Authority visits WTC Trieste - SAVANNAH, GEORGIA U.S.A - On July 28, World Trade Center Savannah’s (WTCSav) founding investor partner, Georgia Ports Authority (GPA), attended an international forum organized by AREA Science Park, Friuli Venezia Giulia Region, the Chamber of Commerce of Udine, Friuli Innovaz... more

  • Japanese Delegation visits Savannah, Georgia - SAVANNAH, GEORGIA U.S.A. – On July 28, World Trade Center Savannah (WTCSav) welcomed a group of Japanese delegates for a round-table discussion, “Why Trade Matters with Japan: Georgia and the Impact of the Trans-Pacific Partnership.” Japanese delegates included Takashi Shinozu... more

  • WTC TRIESTE AND THE NEW PORTS SYSTEM - Located in the heart of Europe, at the intersection between shipping routes and the Baltic-Adriatic and Mediterranean TEN-T core network corridors, the Port of Trieste is an international hub for overland and sea trade with the dynamic market of Central and Eastern Europe. Th... more

  • WTCA affirms India’s position in Global Economy - Mr. Scott Ferguson, the newly appointed CEO of World Trade Centers Association visited India; which was his first visit to the country after assuming the charge and mantle of WTCA. The visit was very significant as India is the fastest growing economy in the world and WTCs can... more

  • ‘Easing the doing of business for MSME’ - On 11th August 2016, Thursday, IamSMEofIndia with the active support of Industries Department Haryana with World Trade Center Noida and VERBIND, and other institutions; organized Samadhan Diwas- Solutions' Day for MSMEs focused on offering smart and efficient solutions for MSM... more

  • 8TH EDITION OF TRIESTESPRESSO EXPO - TriestEspresso Expo is an exhibition designed for international coffee industry professionals in which exhibitors representing the entire coffee chain display their latest novelties. The biennial B2B leading international exhibition is an event that brings together all aspect... more

  • WORLD TRADE CENTER MARSEILLE PROVENCE AT IBTM - Once again this year the Word Trade Center team takes part in one of the leading exhibition for the meetings industry : IBTM.Held in the lively city of Barcelona at the end of 2016, the three day event delivers a focused business environment, innovative and cutting edge educat... more

  • 5 world-famous items you didn’t know are #MadeinSD - With just under two months to San Diego Manufacturing Day, we’re kicking off a five-part blog series on San Diego-made products you didn’t know were made right in our backyard. Here are five of some of your favorite products #MadeinSD: WD-40 – If you’ve fixed a squeaky door, ... more

  • WTC San Francisco Funds Public Charter Schools - SAN FRANCISCO, CA, USA - One of the unique qualities of World Trade Center San Francisco (WTC-SF) is its utilization of the federal EB-5 investor program. WTC-SF has a history of job creation and international funding through this program while bringing high net-worth individu... more

  • CEO Scott Ferguson Addresses United Nations - NEW YORK, NY, USA - Over 1,500 young leaders from 117 countries gathered at the United Nations General Assembly on August 16 to explore innovative approaches to 21st-century leadership challenges at the 2016 International Young Leaders Assembly (IYLA) Global Summit. WTCA ... more