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

  • WTCKL Dr. Ibrahim Bags Two Awards During Pandemic - World Trade Centre Kuala Lumpur (WTCKL) Group Managing Director Datuk Seri Irmohizam Ibrahim has won the "Special Industry Recognition Award" and "Honorary Recognition of COVID-19 Front-Liners Award" for actively fighting for the struggling business events industry due to ... more

  • Destination Rennes's article about the WTC RB - WTC Rennes Bretagne : "We cherish exchanging, linking and sharing experiences" Because working internationally cannot be improvised, experts and business leaders from the Rennes area work together in an international business network. WTC Rennes Bretagne led by and for busi... more

  • Journées Club du WTC Rennes Bretagne - The replays of the "Journées Clubs du  World Trade Center Rennes Bretagne" are officially on line ! What do those events consist in ? 3 days, 5 countries, and a number of qualified speakers who shared their personal and professional experience in those particular countries... more

  • Navy seeking bids for 70-acre NAVWAR property - The federal government is offering the land for “in-kind” consideration, meaning it would exchange the site, in lieu of cash, for 1.43 million sq/ft of new facilities. BY JENNIFER VAN GROVE NOV. 15, 2022  2:15 PM PT The Navy is officially seeking bids to rema... more

  • Experts discuss leadership to face uncertain world - The world needs new breed of leaders whose qualities are rooted in our traditional value system to deal with the 21st century issues of conflict and uncertainty. This was the unanimous opinion of all the distinguished speakers at the panel session on ‘21st Century Leadersh... more

  • Experts discuss benefits of Circular Economy model - Scientists and environmentalists have long been advocating eco-friendly production and consumption practices that eliminate disposal of waste in the landfill and that ensures optimal use of available natural resources. Economies are transitioning to a new model of economic ... more

  • WTC METRO MANILA FEATURES PHILCONSTRUCT - World Trade Center Metro Manila (WTCMM) was selected by the WTCA to feature one of the largest and most prestigious exhibitions that it hosts in its halls under the pilot edition of the Market Access Program, Philconstruct. Completing the host line-up of WTCs of the first M... more

  • India - Emerging market for Chilean fruits & wines - Chile was the first country in South America to sign a preferential trade agreement with India in 2005. However, bilateral trade between both countries has remained stagnant around USD 2.5 billion in the last decade. There is untapped trade potential in mineral ores, ag... more

  • WTC Bhubaneswar & UNICEF India Ink LoU - World Trade Center (WTC) Bhubaneshwar has inked a letter of understanding with UNICEF India to set up an effective platform for supporting adolescents from vulnerable backgrounds to improve sustainable human development goals. Counselling, personality development, life ... more

  • Capacity Building Program on Exports - India’s export scenario has been picking up momentum with improved capabilities and alignment of Government and Industry bodies. World Trade Center Bhubaneswar in association with Engineering Export Promotion Council of India (EEPC India), ECGC India, NSE Emerge and Kotak M... more