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World Trade Center Delaware
42 Reads Way, Suite B
New Castle, Delaware 19720








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

About World Trade Center Delaware

World Trade CenterÂŽ Delaware (WTC Delaware) is the state's premier international business resource. Founded in 1987, for 36 years, the WTC Delaware has been Delaware's leading partner in international trade. WTC Delaware is Delaware's bridge to an international community of trade experts, making us extremely agile in meeting Delaware's need for trade assistance. Our goal is to help Delaware companies to benefit from their unique place in the world and expand the scope of their business leading to increased revenue, profitability, and numbers of employees.
The WTC Delaware also represents the federal government in Delaware. We are a Strategic Partner of the International Trade Administration, the EXIM Bank's Delaware representative (REPP) and are a USTDA Making Global Local Partner.

Member Benefits:

  • Identify international business opportunities.
  • In-depth focus on export/import of services.
  • Business consultation services.
  • Educational forums and workshops.

Local Industries:

  • Chemicals,
  • Industrial Manufacturing,
  • Aerospace: Aviation & Defense,
  • Healthcare & Wellness,
  • Hospitality: Tourism & Leisure,
  • Pharmaceuticals & Life Sciences,
  • Education & Knowledge Creation,
  • Financial & Professional Services,
  • Government/Public Services,
  • Banking & Capital Markets,
  • Advanced Manufacturing,
  • Clean Technology,
  • Energy: Utilities & Mining,
  • Technology,
  • Business Management & Professional Services,
  • Real Estate,
  • Information Technology & Software,
  • Transportation: Logistics & Warehousing,
  • Asset Management,
  • Retail & Consumer,
  • Automotive,
  • Capital Projects and Infrastructure,
  • Engineering: R&D: Architecture & Construction,
  • Marine: Maritime & Shipbuilding/Sporting Boats,
  • Insurance,
  • Publishing & Printing,
  • Agri-Business,
  • Food & Beverage Processing,
  • Animal Husbandry

Join Us

Facilities & Services


  • Temporary Office Space

Trade Services

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

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Our Impact

Regional Information

Delaware is known as the 'Corporate Capital of the World". Companies come to Delaware for our legal, financial, and executive office space services. 93% of all IPOs are Delaware registered companies. But we are also known as a prime logistics center as 40% of US consumers are within 8 hours of Delaware. Delaware is North America's # 1 Seaport for : Largest dock-side refrigerated complex -Imports of Fresh Fruit -Imports of Bananas - Imports of Juice Concentrate Delaware's port is the busiest terminal on the Delaware River. It also is a major exporter of vehicles, trucks, construction, agriculture and forestry machinery, and consolidation of specialized cargo. It is the "Port of Personalized Service".


of the Fortune 500 are incorporated in Delaware


of all U.S. publicly traded companies incorporate in Delaware


Largest capacity dockside refrigeration and fumigation in USA

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In the News


  • Del. Workshop to Showcase Benefits of Foreign Trad - NEWS RELEASE  World Trade Center Delaware  Monday, December 4, 2023  Media contact:  Carla Stone, 302-656-7905 , Workshop to Showcase Benefits of Foreign Trade Zones on Dec. 12  A workshop in Wilmingt... more

  • Ayanna Khan of DEBCC Joins WTC Delaware's Board - NEWS RELEASE World Trade Center Delaware Thursday, November 16, 2023 Media contact:  Carla Stone, 302-656-7905 ,  Ayanna Khan of Delaware Black Chamber of Commerce Joins World Trade Center Delaware Board of Directors  ... more

  • EXIM Bank Advisory Council on Small Business - WTC Delaware EXIM Release WORLD TRADE CENTER DELAWARE | NEWS RELEASE Media contact: Carla Stone, 302-656-7905, World Trade Center Delaware President Carla Stone named to EXIM Bank Advisory Council on Small Business WILMINGTON, Del. – World Trade C... more

  • World Trade Center Delaware latest newsletter - Announcing Delaware State Rep. Jeff Spiegelman as new Board member; Export-Import Bank of the United States conference on March 27 with EXIM President Reta Jo Lewis, Esq. and Rep. Lisa Blunt Rochester. And more! more


  • WTC Delaware Partners w/ Bannockburn Global Forex - Do you have overseas vendors, customers, subsidiaries or employees? Do you ever need to convert foreign payables or receivables? Do you have exposure to fluctuating exchange rates? If you answered ‘yes’ to any of those questions, WTC Delaware, in partnership with Bannockburn G... more

  • WTC Delaware Kicks Off US-Africa Business Summit - New Castle, DE, 2021—Businesses from Delaware and across the region learned about best practices and opportunities to do trade with Africa yesterday at the virtual Kickoff to the US-Africa Business Summit moderated by World Trade Center Delaware’s President Carla Stone. The o... more

  • WTC Delaware Board Welcomes State Rep. Ramone - World Trade Center Delaware is pleased to welcome Representative Mike Ramone from the State House of Representatives as its newest Board of Directors member. "As a lifelong Delawarean and a small business owner for nearly forty years, I understand the value of business—locall... more

  • Senator Tom Carper Leads “Lessons Learned from the - New Castle, DE, May 18, 2021—At World Trade Center Delaware’s online event, “Getting Your Goods from Here to There: Lessons Learned from the Ever Given” on May 18, U. S. Senator Tom Carper opened the discussion on the hot topic of how legislators, industry leaders and local bu... more

  • WTC DE Member Expands Drone Company into Africa - Congratulations to Drone Workforce Solutions, (DWS) one of the world’s premier global staffing employment and placement companies for drone operators and virtual reality photographers, for renewing its membership with World Trade Center Delaware and for its expansion into Afri... more

  • WTC Delaware Board Welcomes State Senator - World Trade Center Delaware is pleased to announce that Delaware Sen. Nicole Poore has become its newest Board member. “I am thrilled to join World Trade Center Delaware’s board of directors and I look forward to helping to advance their mission of bringing Delaware to the wo... more

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World Trade Center Delaware
42 Reads Way, Suite B
New Castle, Delaware 19720