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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 June 2, 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.


  • WTCLA Meets President Obama and Chancellor Merkel - LOS ANGELES, CA, USA - The World Trade Center Los Angeles (WTCLA) has made incredible progress in its goal to becoming a focal point of foreign direct investment (FDI) and international trade in the Los Angeles region. Stephen Cheung, President of the WTCLA, and his team recen... more

  • "The Modern Working Mother Exhibition” by WTCCy - LIMASSOL, CYPRUS - Another unique exhibition was successfully organized by World Trade Center Cyprus (WTCCy) last Sunday, 22nd May 2016 at the Ajax Hotel, Limassol with the participation of 18 exhibitors and a vast number of visitors. A variety of products and services were e... more

  • WTC Navi Mumbai Seminar on Startups - NAVI MUMBAI, INDIA - WTC Navi Mumbai successfully organised its third International Business Guidance Seminar on May 20 on the theme of “ International Business Dimension of Startups “. As many as 40 delegates participated in the Seminar deliberations and derived benefits th... more

  • Big Win for China World Mall - BEIJING, CHINA - ICSC China Shopping Center & Retailer Award 2016 was held in Shanghai on 14th April 2016. In recognition of its excellence in marketing effort, China World Mall, a retail property of China WTC Beijing, received the Silver Award in the Traditional Category ... more

  • May 24, 2016 - WTC Orlando Newsletter - ORLANDO, FL, USA - Select "more" and then click here to read our latest newsletter. more

  • WTC Montevideo Free Zone event in May 2016 - MONTEVIDEO, URUGUAY - In WTC Montevideo Free Zone, the Free Trade Zone of Services of World Trade Center Montevideo Complex, there are currently 102 companies that have chosen us to carry out their operations and provide their global services. Over 1,200 people work in the t... more

  • New Halifax Convention Centre Update - HALIFAX, CANADA - On May 18, WTC Halifax provided a live, Periscope update on the progress and preparations for its new facility. To date, the Halifax Convention Centre has booked 50 national and international events, with more than 40,000 visitors that will generate an estim... more

  • WTCA Names Scott Ferguson as CEO - NEW YORK, NY, USA - May 24, 2016 - World Trade Centers Association, Inc. (WTCA), the leading international trade association with “World Trade Center” Members around the world, has named Scott D. Ferguson its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). A senior executive with a concen... more

  • Smart Business Perspectives for ESDM Entrepreneurs - As a part of ongoing Knowledge Series, World Trade Center Bangalore partnered with Business Standard and India Electronics and Semiconductor Association (IESA) to organize a Seminar on Smart Business Perspectives. It is a part of the Smart Business series of events organized b... more

  • MEET OUR MEMBER ROUND2.ME & THE VIRTUAL REALITY - A Member of the World Trade Center Trieste is leader in the field of 3D computer graphics and has just launched a brand new project: Round2.Me. The company creates immersive experiences through a Samsung Gear VR and the Google Cardboard VR platforms. Thanks to the combination... more