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Global Network

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Current WTC Licensees around the World

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Countries/Regions represented through WTC Operations

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.

2024

  • Chronicles of WTC Abuja's Business Cocktail - The World Trade Center Abuja recently hosted its much-anticipated End-of-Year Business and Networking Cocktail, a glittering affair that brought together a diverse array of dignitaries from various sectors. The event, held under the theme "Urban Elegance," not only showcased t... more

  • Hainan FTP- New Business Hot Land in China Market - PART ONE -- What Makes Hainan Free Trade Port Unique?  Government’s Support of preferential FTP Policies for international business and trade  Convenient Travel Destination that is 59 countries within an 8-hour flight and visa-free entries for tourists from 59 countries ... more

  • Business Club Kick-off meeting! - The World Trade Center Algiers launched on February 12 at 6:00 p.m. at the El DJAZAIR hotel (Ex St George) the first meeting of the Algiers Export Club for the year 2024 under the theme “Securing international payments” In his welcome speech Ahmed TIBAOUI the CEO of the W... more

  • Cyprus' 3.7% greenhouse gas stands out in EU - In the third quarter of 2023, greenhouse gas emissions through economic activity had increased by 3.7% in Cyprus and decreased by 7.1% across the EU, compared with the same quarter of 2022, according to the latest quarterly estimates published by Eurostat, the statistical serv... more

  • Aim for all new cars to be electric by 2035 - The government aims for all new cars bought in Cyprus to be electric by 2035, spokesman Konstantinos Letymbiotis said. He said the current target entails 25 per cent of new cars registered in the country to be fully electric in 2030, with a view to all newly registered vehicl... more

  • Cyprus expects to produce natural gas by 2026 - Cyprus could start producing its first natural gas as soon as 2026, and plans to participate in a high-powered electricity cable project linking the eastern Mediterranean to continental Europe, its energy minister told Reuters. Gas production, and a hook-up to power markets o... more

  • CTA Gives $125K to Sustainability Efforts in NV - CTA Contributes $125K to Support Sustainability Efforts in Nevada The Consumer Technology Association® (CTA) today announced the recipients of its CES® 2024 Green Grants, which provides $125,000 in total funding to three Nevada organizations focused on sustainability. ... more

  • WTC Paris Ile-de-France Launches Business Club - WTC Paris Ile-de-France recently launched their Business Club during a celebratory evening reception at the Paris Ile-de-France CCI in their beautiful HĂ´tel Potocki. On Tuesday evening, February 13, the WTC Paris Ile-de-France team gathered entrepreneurs, SMEs, Em... more

  • WTC Navi Mumbai Trade Promotion Support - WTC Navi Mumbai, as part of its Trade Promotion activities, supports a number of organizations in the areas such as exhibitions and conferences by encouraging its members/associates to participate and derive advantages. Some such events that took place in first ten days of... more

  • Republic day celebrations - WTC Kochi commemorated the 75th Republic Day on 24th and 26th of January 2024. A republic day parade by inhouse security team and a band performance was organised for all the inmates of WTC. The band performance done by kids of a special school in Kochi took away the major... more