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Connect Globally, Prosper Locally

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

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Current WTC Licensees around the World

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Countries represented through WTC Operations

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Global Network

About WTCA

About

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 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 will be in August 24, 2017.

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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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.

2017

  • Conference “Psychology in Management” at WTC Lyon - LYON, FRANCE - Our third yearly Breakfast Time! was held on July 7th, in the beautiful Skyroom for the venue. As we usually do in these circumstances, we hosted a keynote speaker but this time, we wanted to propose something new and refreshing for our participants: no talks ab... more

  • Conference “Psychology in Management” at WTC Lyon - LYON, FRANCE - Our third yearly Breakfast Time! was held on July 7th, in the beautiful Skyroom for the venue. As we usually do in these circumstances, we hosted a keynote speaker but this time, we wanted to propose something new and refreshing for our participants: no talks ab... more

  • WTCAR Hosts Exec. Asst. Commissioner Brenda Smith - ROGERS, AR, USA - The World Trade Center Arkansas hosted Brenda Smith, Executive Assistant Commissioner at the Office of Trade for U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) on Thursday, July 20, 2017. Ms. Smith held a round-table session with members of the business and trade ... more

  • WTCAR Involved in Ongoing NAFTA Modernization - ROGERS, AR, USA - The World Trade Center Arkansas presented Arkansas as an example of NAFTA’s success in middle America during the hearings on the free trade agreement. The World Trade Center Arkansas has played an active role in the past three months representing the state a... more

  • WTC Istanbul Trade Mission to South Korea - ISTANBUL, TURKEY - World Trade Center Istanbul proudly announces its trade mission to South Korea in October for two internationally recognized trade shows. In partnership with KITA (Korea International Trade Association), WTC Istanbul will lead Turkish companies to "Food Wee... more

  • Port Honored for Excellence in Financial Reporting - SAN DIEGO, CA, USA - For the third consecutive year, the Government Finance Officers Association for the United States and Canada (GFOA) awarded the Port of San Diego with the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for their Comprehensive Annual ... more

  • Robert Barkerding Jr. Receives 50th Bertel Award - NEW ORLEANS, LA, USA - On July 19th, Robert "Rusty" Barkerding Jr. received the 50th annual C. Alvin Bertel award, recognizing dedication of service to the Louisiana maritime community. Members of the Louisiana maritime and professional communities gathered at the Sheraton New... more

  • The Sports Salon - SEATTLE, WA, USA - The Sports Salon welcomes the longest tenured Seahawk, punter Jon Ryan on Tuesday, September 12th at 5:00pm. Jon is among Seattle's brightest and funniest pro athletes. A native of Regina, Saskatchewan, Ryan joined the Seahawks in 2008 and holds numerous clu... more

  • Intl. Cargo Terminal to Boost Exports from Odisha - BHUBANESWAR, INDIA - A team of senior officials from Paradip International Cargo Terminal visited World Trade Centre Bhubaneswar on 18th July 2017 for a fruitful discussion on the upcoming facilities to be offered by Paradip International Cargo Terminal to be operational by No... more

  • Blockchain Technology:Online Seminar at WTC Moscow - MOSCOW, RUSSIA - On July, 6 the blockchain developers presented their work at World Trade Center Moscow. Qtum specialists: Xaguang Dai Patrick, Jixuan Lee, John Siaina, Meihuang Gong, as well as the representative of the ‘Scientific Breakthrough’ Fund Oleg Krasulin spoke ... more