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World Trade Center San Diego
530 B St. 7th Floor
San Diego, California 92101








Certified Best Practices

  • Business Services
  • Club Facilities
  • Group Trade Missions
  • Trade Education
  • Trade Information

About World Trade Center San Diego

World Trade Center San Diego (WTC) is an organization dedicated to growing international trade and investment opportunities for the San Diego region.

As an affiliate of the San Diego Regional Economic Development Corporation and alongside its Founding Partners, WTC aims to cultivate a pipeline of export-ready firms, maximize foreign investment opportunities, and enhance the region’s international identity in order to boost San Diego’s global fluency and competitiveness.

Member Benefits:

  • Export consulting/support
  • Inbound delegation and FDI company stewardship
  • Outbound international trade missions
  • Research

Local Industries:

  • Clean Technology,
  • Healthcare & Wellness,
  • Hospitality: Tourism & Leisure,
  • Information Technology & Software,
  • Aerospace: Aviation & Defense,
  • Pharmaceuticals & Life Sciences,
  • Import & Export,
  • Government/Public Services,
  • Marine: Maritime & Shipbuilding/Sporting Boats,
  • Biotechnology & Bioscience,
  • Athletic & Outdoor,
  • Advertising & Public Relations,
  • Electronics,
  • Education & Knowledge Creation

Join Us

Facilities & Services

The World Trade Center San Diego has the following facility offerings and core areas of service. We provide businesses with the links to pursue international opportunities through our global network and thrive to bring value to San Diego's international trade community:


  • Seminar / Meeting Rooms

Trade Services

  • Group Trade Mission
  • Trade Information / Market Research
  • Trade Counseling
  • Referrals
  • Education & Knowledge Creation
  • Business Management & Professional Services


WTC leverages its extensive network and knowledge base to support local firms entering the global marketplace.


Our Impact

Local Prosperity through International Opportunity

With its prosperous biotech, medtech, and pharmaceutical industries, an abundant talent pool, and access to advanced manufacturing resources in California and across the border, San Diego is well positioned as a hub for international trade.


foreign countries hosted in 2018


global companies supported in 2018


millions in new export sales supported through MetroConnect Program

Our Team

We bring a wealth of experience in international business strategy, export/import compliance, and global fluency to the Cali Baja Binational Mega-region.


Meet Our Members & Tenants

Our members represent a diverse array of small, medium, & large companies, community leaders, and government officials from Southern California's leading international entities.

No Tenants

Upcoming Events

WTC San Diego provides the local community with a variety of quality business education seminars, networking opportunities & event management services for members looking to leverage the WTC San Diego brand.

In the News

As a major international business platform, WTC San Diego keeps clients, members and investors, and the San Diego business community updated through its newsletter, social media platforms, public relations, and community outreach.


  • Port of SD Protects South Bay with "Reef Balls" - Port of San Diego Installing More Than 300 “Reef Balls” to Help Protect South Bay from Rising Sea Levels CONTACT: Gabriella Rodriguez, 619.686.6477, The Port of San Diego, in partnership with the California State Coastal Conservancy and U.S. Fis... more

  • Blue Sky Network wins $25K MetroConnect V - World Trade Center San Diego and nearly 250 voting audience award $25K for international expansion World Trade Center San Diego  (WTCSD) named  Blue Sky Network , which provides satellite-based communications and fleet management solutions for aviation, m... more

  • Port Inks Two More Leases - CONTACT: Brianne Mundy Page, 619.348.1518, Zytoun Gourmet Mediterranean and Old Harbor Distilling Company Join the San Diego Bayfront Retail Center; 17 Spaces Filled Since Port Began RevitalizationImage of Seaport Village buildings and water along San ... more

  • Port Advances Wetland Mitigation Bank Project - The Port of San Diego’s proposed wetland mitigation bank project in the South Bay marks a major milestone with two approvals needed to advance the project to the California Coastal Commission for consideration. The project, the first of its kind for San Diego Bay, would create... more

  • Port Advances Sunroad's Harbor Island East Hotel - As part of efforts to enhance our beautiful San Diego Bay waterfront as a destination, the Port of San Diego and Sunroad HIE Hotel Partners (Sunroad) are making progress on Sunroad’s proposed Harbor Island East Hotel on an approximately seven and a half-acre parcel next to and... more

  • Port Employees Receive Women of Influence Honoree - Two Port of San Diego employees have been selected by the San Diego Business Journal as Women of Influence in Engineering. This prestigious designation recognizes progressive and cutting-edge women who advance their organizations’ or companies’ goals and lead high-level projec... more

  • Native Oyster Living Shoreline Project Awarded $9M - Board of Port Commissioners Adopts Certified Port Master Plan Amendment and Authorizes Coastal Development Permit The Native Oyster Living Shoreline Project, a partnership of the Port of San Diego and California Coastal Conservancy, has been awarded a $960,533 grant from the ... more

  • Port Approves CDP for Chula Vista Bayfront Project - Construction Anticipated to Begin Summer 2021 The Port of San Diego Board of Port Commissioners has authorized issuance of a Coastal Development Permit to Pacifica Companies for its Amara Bay Roadway Construction and Improvements Project within the Chula Vista Bayfront. The... more

  • 6 things to know about the state of logistics - In February, World Trade Center San Diego (WTC) hosted the seventh and final workshop of its MetroConnect V program. The session brought in experts from around the region to discuss the movement of goods and integration of supply chain operations across a firm. Partners for th... more

  • Port Advances New Clean Air Initiatives - The Port of San Diego is making significant moves to advance new clean air and environmental justice strategies. During its February 11 meeting, the Board of Port Commissioners approved a resolution to support development of the County of San Diego’s Regional Carbon Sustainabi... more

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World Trade Center San Diego
530 B St. 7th Floor
San Diego, California 92101