Ga2018-main-website-975x425 Wegrowtrade

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.

Learn More

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.

You are a...

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.

See benefits
for your project

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.

See benefits
for your agency

International Business

Businesses and corporations, ranging from small to large, looking to expand their international reach and growth.

See benefits
for your business

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.


Your WTCA Team


Click for WTCA Expression of Interest Form.

Expression Of Interest Form


Network events. Learn from the experts. Find global events throughout the network.

Upcoming Events

The WTCA organizes international events and participates in major international tradeshows. Join the WTCA at any of the following events:

See all events

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 Gibraltar welcomes London Stock Exchange - 17th November 2017, GIBRALTAR - World Trade Center Gibraltar hosted senior representatives of the London Stock Exchange Group this week as part of a Capital Raising Conference. The event provided insight to companies considering a possible IPO on the London markets an... more

  • Private Retail for Cannabis is Win-Win-Win for AB. - November 16, 2017 The Edmonton Chamber of Commerce supports the Province of Alberta’s plan to adopt a private retail model for selling cannabis. This is the model the Chamber urged government to adopt, based on Alberta’s successful liquor system, which is overseen by the A... more

  • CG of Canada in Dallas Presents Seminar at WTCAR - Delon Chan, consul and trade commissioner of the Canadian Consulate General in Dallas answers questions about his presentation on Canadian business opportunities. The World Trade Center Arkansas and the Canadian Consul General in Dallas presented a seminar on how to do busi... more

  • Ghazi Abunahl - Oxford University Benefactor - World Trade Center Holdings Cyprus is proud to be able to announce that at a recent ceremony held by Oxford University, Mr Ghazi Abu Nahl, Group Chairman of Nest Investments Holdings and World Trade Center Holdings (Cyprus), and his wife, Mrs. Hind Ali Tabaja were inducted int... more

  • “The Belt and Road” Forum, Xiamen - China - Mr. Ghazi Abunahl, Chairman Emeritus of World Trade Centers Association opened the official part of the “The Belt and Road” Forum which took place on September 19th, 2017, at the Xiamen International Convention and Exhibition Centre. During his opening address Mr Abunahl deta... more

  • BRICS+ Conference - Mr. Ghazi Abunahl, Chairman Emeritus of World Trade Centers Association, during the “BRICS+” and “the Belt and Road” International Business Conference which took place in Xiamen, Fujian-China on September 18th, acted as a Panelist in the first Panel Discussion of the day, duri... more

  • 49th WTCA GA Hosted by WTC Leeuwarden - LEEWUARDEN, THE NETHERLANDS - We are so incredibly excited for our upcoming General Assembly to be held in the Frisian city of Leeuwarden, the Netherlands during April 22 - 27, 2018.  The registration for the 2018 General Assembly is now open! The 2018 General Assem... more

  • Introducing WTCA Member Advisory Councils! - NEW YORK, NY, USA - Want Direct Input into WTCA Affairs?  Sign up to be a part of our new Member Advisory Councils! What is their purpose?  The councils will provide an additional forum to connect with others who have similar interests, and create deeper ... more

  • 2018 WTCs European Regional Meeting at WTC Trieste - TRIESTE, ITALY - The 2018 WTCs European Regional Meeting will be held at WTC Trieste on January 24 and 25, 2018. Trieste is a lively and cosmopolitan city with a high density of research institutions, hosting a large international scientific community. It is the ideal sh... more

  • Private Retail Cannabis Will Help Alberta Succeed - November 9, 2017 With legalization fast approaching, the Edmonton Chamber of Commerce is urging the Province of Alberta to adopt a private retail model for selling cannabis. A model based on Alberta’s successful liquor system, which is overseen by the Alberta Gaming and Li... more