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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 Partners with USS Midway Museum - CONTACT: Brianne Mundy Page, 619.348.1518, Major Milestone in Park Funding and Timeline The Port of San Diego and USS Midway Museum have reached an agreement that lays out a plan to fully convert Navy Pier into a new public park, propos... more

  • Port of SD to host Pepper Park Design Workshop #2 - CONTACT: Brianne Mundy Page, 619.348.1518, Register for IN-PERSON Meeting Scheduled for May 5 As part of the Port of San Diego’s efforts to transform Pepper Park into a resource that visitors and residents will cherish for years t... more

  • Port of SD Purchases All-Electric Harbor Cranes - In support of clean air for all, the Port of San Diego has purchased two all-electric Konecranes Gottwald Generation 6 Mobile Harbor Cranes to replace the diesel-powered crane currently in use at the Tenth Avenue Marine Terminal (TAMT). The all-electric, battery-supported mobi... more

  • Danielle Moore: Newest SD Port Commissioner - The Port of San Diego welcomes Danielle Moore as the newest commissioner to represent the City of San Diego. On March 16, 2022, Commissioner Moore was sworn in by Port District Clerk Donna Morales, who administered the oath of office. “Danielle’s knowledge and expertise in ... more

  • Port of San Diego Adds 14 EVs to Fleet - As part of the Port of San Diego’s ongoing commitment to the environmental care of San Diego Bay and the surrounding waterfront and communities, the Board of Port Commissioners has approved the purchase of 14 electric vehicles (EVs) from National Auto Fleet Group (National Aut... more

  • Port of SD: Increases Shore Power Capability - Port of San Diego Awards Contract to Double Cruise Ship Shore Power Capability The Port of San Diego is another step closer to doubling shore power capability at its B Street and Broadway Pier cruise ship terminals to improve air quality and reduce greenhouse gas emissi... more

  • Frank Urtasun: Newest San Diego Port Commissioner - The Port of San Diego welcomes Frank Urtasun as the newest commissioner to represent the City of Coronado. On January 2, 2022, Commissioner Urtasun was sworn in by Port District Clerk Donna Morales, who administered the oath of office. “Frank’s public policy and regul... more


  • 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

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