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

  • WTC Marseille - Mauritius at the #City Center - Mauritius and its government agency for the promotion of the territory was at the #City Center in May. This business forum was an opportunity for the island to highlight the investment opportunities and the various schemes in place to help the settlement of working people a... more

  • Consul-General of Thailand Visited CCPIT Xiamen - On March 29, 2022, CCPIT Xiamen / WTC Xiamen welcomed Mr. Pirawat Atsavapranee, Consul-General of Royal Thai Consulate-General in Xiamen, and his team. CCPIT Xiamen Chairwoman Ms. Biru Ke, Vice Chairman Mr. Zhiping Yan and the Liaison Department attended the meeting.  Mr. Ats... more

  • Independent Authority Committee against corruption - The President of the Republic Nicos Anastasiades on Tuesday announced the appointment of the Transparency Commissioner and the members of the Independent Authority against Corruption. As Government Spokesman Marios Pelekanos said in a written statement, President Anastasia... more

  • Cyprus to export natural Gas by 2026 - Cyprus is targeting first natural gas exports by 2026 via the “Aphrodite” gas field, Minister of Energy, Commerce and Industry Natasa Pilides has said. Speaking after a hearing of the parliamentary committee of Commerce, Pilides said there are many options concerning natura... more

  • A Seat at the Table: Margery Kraus, APCO Worldwide - A Seat at the Table: Women in Global Leadership Featuring Margery Kraus, Executive Chairman, APCO Worldwide The World Trade Center Washington, DC and the World Trade Center Dublin presents a webinar series focused on women in roles of international leadership in #diplom... more

  • Celebrating Trade at the Port of Hueneme/Oxnard TC - Big splash of international companies, countries, and local businesses participate in event  DOWNLOAD 2022 AGENDA AND BIOS Download press release Trade consuls from around the world, high-ranking Department of Commerce officials, local elected officials, busin... more

  • Commercial Dispute Resolution Conference - The 2nd Singapore-China International Commercial Dispute Resolution Conference was successfully held in Xiamen.  Since last year, CCPIT Xiamen / WTC Xiamen has actively cooperated with CCPIT national council and international organizations for the prevention and resolution of... more

  • Recap of European Regional Meeting – April 2022 - We are back in-person! From April 18 to April 20, 2022, in Lisbon, Portugal, we had the pleasure to celebrate our first in-person event in over two years with a WTCA European Regional Meeting, co-hosted by WTC Lisbon. This event was the perfect opportunity... more

  • WTC Noida to be the Literary Hub of India - New Delhi, 28th April 2022: The Services arm of WTCs has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Trends - Literature Series to create platform & opportunities for showcasing, promoting, exhibiting, and collaborating with authors, artists, actors, and musicians ... more

  • Bizz Buzz Business Conclave - 22nd & 23rd April 22 - World Trade Center Visakhapatnam in association with The Hans India and Bizz Buzz, has organized a two-day business conclave in Visakhapatnam on the 22nd and 23rd of April 2022 with the theme “Andhra Pradesh, Maximum Potential, Unlimited Opportunity” to promote investment... more