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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

  • Medical Advancement - Murli Krishna Pharma: Pioneering Innovation and Quality India's pharmaceutical industry holds a significant position on the global stage. At the forefront of medical advancements, World Trade Center Pune has forged a partnership with Murli Krishna Pharma. By providing a plat... more

  • King and Queen of the Netherlands Visit Savannah - King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima of the Netherlands visited the State of Georgia in June with programming scheduled in Atlanta and Savannah. The Royal Couple began their tour of Savannah with a stop by City Hall to meet with Mayor Van Johnson and city leaders to explore ... more

  • Wexford Savannah's Irish Pub to open in Savannah - Savannah, Georgia has a new establishment in town called Wexford Savannah's Irish Pub which promises to delight locals and visitors alike with an authentic Irish experience offered nowhere else in the Lowcountry. Schedule to open to the public next week, the three-story buildi... more

  • PARTNERS WITH TIE HYDERABAD FOR STARTUP SERIES -3 - The World Trade Centers in Shamshabad and Visakhapatnam, in collaboration with TiE Hyderabad, have launched an exciting new startup series highlighting distinguished entrepreneurs in May 2024. This edition spotlights the cutting-edge automation of South Indian cuisine preparat... more

  • Celebrating 500 Export-Ready Businesses! - On July 18, 2024, the World Trade Centre Vancouver concluded its 37th cohort of the Trade Accelerator Program (TAP), an esteemed export training initiative for businesses across Canada. This cohort focused on women-owned businesses, attracting 18 dynamic local companies.  A... more

  • Exploring Canadian - Taiwanese Trade Ventures - On Friday, April 26, 2024, WTC-Vancouver partnered with the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Vancouver to host a market information session to explore the trade and investment prospects between British Columbia and Taiwan as part of a broader Indo-Pacific strategy. ... more

  • DTW & Ireland Roundtable Recap - Digital Transformation Workshop (DTW) On June 20th, WTC-Vancouver hosted its second Digital Transformation Workshop of the year which offered an immersive experience for business leaders to delve into the core principles, strategies, and technologies driving digital re... more

  • LARGEST COMMERCIAL CENTER IN BINH DUONG, VIETNAM - In Binh Duong New City, the Investment and Industrial Development Corporation (Becamex IDC) (HoSE: BCM) plans to build a second commercial center named WTC Gateway. According to the introduction, upon completion, WTC Gateway will be the largest commercial center in Vietnam ... more

  • Upcoming G7 Event on Science and Africa in Trieste - WTC Trieste is delighted to announce the "Research and Capacity Building with African Countries G7 Conference", taking place on October 2nd in Trieste, Italy. This event will be held alongside the Big Science Business Forum (BSBF), one of the leading global gatherings for high... more

  • BINH DUONG: SOUTHERN VIETNAM'S NEXT CULTURAL HUB - On the morning of July 12, 2024, the seminar “Promoting International Trade Services & Cultural Industry in Binh Duong” was held at the WTC Binh Duong New  Expo. Within the Vietnam Advertising Festival 2024 framework, the seminar was organized by WTC Binh Duong, Becamex ID... more