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Location

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

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6192348484

Specializing In

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

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About World Trade Center San Diego

World Trade Center San Diego, an affiliate of San Diego Regional Economic Development Corporation, (WTCSD) is Southern California’s leading international trade association with direct access to the largest international trade network in the world. The organization offers the San Diego region services that allow businesses to gain key global contacts, research and tools to enhance international competitiveness. WTCSD provides comprehensive international business services and global lead-generation to facilitate and expand business internationally for regional clients. With services such as global data mining, intercultural communication training, market-entry strategies, export readiness evaluations, trade missions and export documentation and more. WTCSD helps businesses start or expand upon their international operations.

Member Benefits:

  • Foreign market analysis reports
  • Access/referrals to government & business leaders
  • Trade counseling
  • Trade mission business trips

Local Industries:

  • Clean Technology,
  • Healthcare & Wellness,
  • Hospitality: Tourism & Leisure,
  • Information Technology & Software,
  • Aerospace: Aviation & Defense,
  • Pharmaceuticals & Life Sciences

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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:

Facilities

  • Seminar / Meeting Rooms

Trade Services

  • Group Trade Mission
  • Trade Information / Market Research
  • Trade Counseling
  • Referrals
  • Education & Knowledge Creation
  • Business Management & Professional Services
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We provide comprehensive international business services & lead-generation to facilitate global expansion

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Our Impact

Local Prosperity through International Opportunity

With a strong innovation economy, a collaborative business environment and an abundant talent pool, San Diego is well positioned as a global powerhouse.

114

companies that WTC San Diego and SD Regional EDC supported in 2015 through business expansion, retention and attraction

5,739

jobs influenced by WTC San Diego and SD Regional EDC throughout 2015

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years of experience assisting local and international companies

Our Team

We bring a wealth of experience in international business strategy, export/import compliance, and global fluency to the San Diego Mega Region

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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.

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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.

2016

  • MetroConnect Company Profile: Ocean Aero - SAN DIEGO, CA, USA - San Diego’s thriving tourism and life sciences companies are often in the limelight. However, there’s one industry that had an economic impact of over $14 billion in 2012 alone and has significant regional impact: maritime. Maritime technology, or bluetech... more

  • MetroConnect Workshops Help Global Expansions - SAN DIEGO, CA, USA - As part of the 2016 MetroConnect Program, WTC San Diego hosted two workshops to help the current cohort of 15 companies learn the ins and outs of going global. The first workshop was hosted by East County-based Taylor Guitars. Leadership from the company ... more

  • Link2 to Help Retain Students in Local Tech Jobs - SAN DIEGO, CA, USA - With the kickoff to the fall semester, EDC is hosting symposiums on university and community college campuses around the region to better connect talent with opportunities within our leading industries. On September 15, EDC partnered with CSU San Marcos t... more

  • Investor Spotlight: SYSTRAN - SAN DIEGO, CA, USA - This week we sat down with Ken Behan, Vice President of Sales and Marketing at SYSTRAN Group. With operations in San Diego and as a program sponsor of WTC San Diego's MetroConnect Program, the language technology company is helping local SMEs connect with ... more

  • Global Company Thermo Fisher Expands to Tijuana - SAN DIEGO, CA, USA - This week, Thermo Fisher Scientific, the global life sciences and biotechnology company, cut the ribbon on its Software Center of Excellence (COE) in Tijuana. Thermo Fisher Scientific is a world leader in serving science with $17 billion in revenues and ap... more

  • 5 Defense Tech #MadeinSD that Protect U.S. Allies - SAN DIEGO, CA, USA - Fifteen years after September 11, 2001, we stand united as a country – remembering the travesty, but holding high the men and women who defend our country and freedoms every day. As part of the blog series leading up to San Diego MFG Day, we’re featuring ... more

  • San Diego receives million dollar DoD grant - The City of San Diego has been awarded $1.6 million grant by the Department of Defense to craft programs designed to enhance the resiliency of the region’s defense industrial base. As part of this grant, EDC’s research team will be responsible for conducting a county-wide supp... more

  • Five Items #MadeinSD Used by Professional Athletes - SAN DIEGO, CA, USA - One of the most unique industries in San Diego is Sports & Active Lifestyle, a key driver of the regional economy - impacting more than 32,000 jobs - and a staple in our local culture. As part of our series leading up to San Diego MFG Day on October 7,... more

  • 5 world-famous items you didn’t know are #MadeinSD - With just under two months to San Diego Manufacturing Day, we’re kicking off a five-part blog series on San Diego-made products you didn’t know were made right in our backyard. Here are five of some of your favorite products #MadeinSD: WD-40 – If you’ve fixed a squeaky door, ... more

  • TPP and San Diego’s innovation economy - SAN DIEGO, CA, USA - This week, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker and Qualcomm CEO Steve Mollenkopf joined a panel of local business leaders from Solar Turbines, Solatube and Northrop Grumman to unveil UC San Diego School of Global Policy and Strategy’s new study on th... more

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Location

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

📞

6192348484