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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


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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 will be in January 2017.

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.


  • WTC Bhubaneswar Conducts Symposium on Agriculture - BHUBANESWAR, INDIA - A symposium on the agricultural prospects of Odisha was organized by World Trade Centre Bhubaneswar here on November 30, 2016 at IDCO Towers Conference Room. The symposium conducted by a highly esteemed panel of speakers from NABARD, FCI, Utkal University ... more

  • The Future is Bright because of your Support - NEW YORK, NY, USA -  This time of year is always a period for reflection, and even more so it is a time to look to the future, which is our focus here at Headquarters. We are looking forward to all of the exciting changes and enhancements we are planning for Members in ... more

  • GoPro Founder/CEO Nick Woodman to Speak at WTC LV - Las Vegas, NV- The World Trade Center Las Vegas is hosting a special innovation-focused networking breakfast on Friday, January 6, 2017 that will feature a keynote address from GoPro Founder and CEO Nick Woodman. GoPro began as an idea to help athletes self-document themselves... more

  • WTC Twente Boosts New Business Through IBF Event - TWENTE, NETHERLANDS - On October 27, 2016, the annual International Business Forum was hosted in the new World Trade Center Twente building. This WTC Twente event gives companies the opportunity to have 1-to-1 matchmaking conversations of fifteen minutes with 21 embassies from... more

  • Yalp Winner of Export Award Eastern Netherlands - TWENTE, NETHERLANDS - On October 27, 2016, the annual granting of the Export Award Eastern Netherlands was organised for the 9th time. This event determines which company in the Eastern part of the Netherlands has achieved great results and can be seen as an example for other ... more

  • VideoRay Success Aided by WTCGP Connections - PHILADELPHIA, PA, USA - Relationships between World Trade Center of Greater Philadelphia (WTCGP) and its clients are “for keeps.” WTCGP helps many clients in their first efforts to enter international markets – and then, over years, helps those same clients expand into new mar... more

  • World Trade Center Kochi Inaugurated - KOCHI, INDIA - World Trade Center (WTC) Kochi at Infopark Campus, Kakkanad was inaugurated on 25th of November 2016 by Shri. Pinarayi Vijayan, Hon’ble Chief Minister of Kerala in the presence of Mr. Ghazi Abu Nahl, Chairman World Trade Centers Association, New York, Mr. Siva... more

  • Canada: Cara-a-cara with Latin America in Bogota - WINNIPEG, CANADA - The WTC Winnipeg was invited to join the WTC Latin American regional meeting on November 17th in Bogota Colombia. It was a great opportunity to advance the efforts that the WTC Winnipeg has been developing to bring Canadian and Latin American business people... more

  • Manitoba’s Connectors’ Club - WINNIPEG, CANADA - Manitoba is a special place. This endearing province is home to breathtaking sunsets, beautiful northern lights and wild animals. Most importantly, it is home to friendly motivated people who hold a special appreciation for this vibrant province. The WTC Wi... more

  • Connecting Day! A New Way to Work Altogether - LYON, FRANCE - For the past two years, World Trade Center Lyon has been launching new ways to let people work together. For the first time, our team held a “Connecting Day” with a very simple idea: easily connect people who work and meet every day in our business center. Our ... more