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Savannah

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Location

131 Hutchinson Island Rd, 4th Floor
Savannah, Georgia 31421
USA

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+1.912.447.9707

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+1.912.447.8455

Specializing In

  • Business Services
  • Exhibit Facilities/Services
  • Group Trade Missions
  • Tenant Services
  • Trade Education
  • Trade Information

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About World Trade Center Savannah

A travel destination for more than 12 million visitors a year, Savannah is known not only for its rich history and beautiful downtown but its vibrant, progressive, forward-thinking business community. It is home to largest aerospace manufacturer in the Southeast, and the 4th largest and fastest growing seaport in the United States. Centrally located, more than 70% of the US population lives within a 24 hours drive of the city.

World Trade Center Savannah is the gateway to the American South, and the first step for international interests looking for introduction and access to this region. As the international arm of the Savannah Economic Development Authority, WTC Savannah is a proactive international business and trade development organization created to develop and optimize international networks and opportunities to drive economic growth.

Member Benefits:

  • International skills & networking opportunities
  • Benefits of duty deferral on imported merchandise
  • Region specific research & detailed market reports
  • Access to strategic partners & regional businesses

Local Industries:

  • Advanced Manufacturing,
  • Aerospace: Aviation & Defense,
  • Chemicals,
  • Transportation: Logistics & Warehousing,
  • Film: Television: Entertainment & Digital Media,
  • Textile,
  • Import & Export,
  • Business Management & Professional Services,
  • Financial & Professional Services,
  • Healthcare & Wellness,
  • Hospitality: Tourism & Leisure,
  • Real Estate,
  • Government/Public Services,
  • Retail & Consumer,
  • Banking & Capital Markets,
  • Capital Projects and Infrastructure,
  • Industrial Manufacturing,
  • Marine: Maritime & Shipbuilding/Sporting Boats,
  • Insurance,
  • Forest: Paper & Packaging,
  • Agri-Business: Food & Beverage Processing: Animal Husbandry,
  • Internet gaming,
  • Conference & Exhibition,
  • Engineering: R&D: Architecture & Construction,
  • Fashion: Furniture: Arts & Design,
  • Education & Knowledge Creation

Join Us

Facilities & Services

Savannah is the gateway to the American South, and WTC Savannah is holding open the door. With our economic development partners throughout the region, we offer professional services and support to businesses interested in doing business in the United States. Whether it is planning an international conference, sourcing new products or service providers, or investment in the establishment of an office or manufacturing operation, WTC Savannah is here to help.

Facilities

  • Conference / Exhibition Center
  • Hotel
  • Office Building / Tower
  • Temporary Office Space
  • Auditorium

Trade Services

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

The Fastest Growing Port in the U.S.

The Port of Savannah connects the Southeastern United States' economy to markets around the world.

70%

Of US consumers can be reached within 2 days by "over-the-road" container truck traffic.

95%

Of all major carriers call on the Port of Savannah

11%

Of all U.S. containerized exports travel through the Port of Savannah

Our Team

Our professional staff has a wealth of domestic and international experience with expert knowledge and resources to help local and international businesses thrive in the region.

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Meet Our Members & Tenants

The success of our WTC is heavily attributed to our strong network of business members and tenants.

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Upcoming Events

WTC Savannah offers practical international trade education covering global issues through seminars and workshops, centered on international trade and strategy, networking, and competing in global markets.

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In the News

We fully understand that staying on top of market trends is key to growing your business and network . You can count on us to bring you the latest international news and media coverage of our WTC, as well as our esteemed WTCA network.

2019

  • Georgia Ports draw $5B investment, 12,000 jobs - SAVANNAH, Ga.,USA Sept. 12, 2019 – The Georgia Ports Authority plans to double capacity at Garden City Terminal to 11 million twenty-foot equivalent container units (TEUs) per year. Port-related announcements of expansions and new business accounted for nearly $5 billion in in... more

  • Georgia "Top State for Business" for 6th Year - ATLANTA, September 10, 2019 —Governor Brian P. Kemp announced that Georgia has been named the “Top State for Business” by Area Development, a leading publication covering corporate site selection and relocation, for the sixth year in a row. The results are determined by the pu... more

  • Record Year for Global Commerce, Film in Georgia - Georgia, USA, September 10, 2019 —Governor Brian P. Kemp joined the Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) to announce the record-breaking impact the Global Commerce and Film Divisions had in Georgia during fiscal year 2019 (FY19), which ran from July 1, 2018 to Ju... more

  • Georgia Port Moves Record 4.5M TEUS - SAVANNAH, Ga., July 30, 2019 – The Port of Savannah moved a record 4.5 million twenty-foot equivalent container units in the fiscal year that ended June 30, an increase of more than 305,000 TEUs, or 7.3 percent. “Our ports are firing on all cylinders,” said Governor Brian Ke... more

  • Georgia No. 2 for aerospace manufacturing - Georgia is home to more than 800 major aerospace companies, making it the No. 2 most attractive state for aerospace manufacturing. The long list of aerospace companies in Georgia includes big names like Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT), Gulfstream Aerospace and Meggitt Polym... more

  • Georgia Industrial Park Adds Anchor Tenant, Jobs - Effingham County, GA -- Shaw Industries Group, Inc. plans to expand its distribution and warehousing capacity with the lease of more than one million square feet in the newly developed Georgia International Trade Center (GITC) in Effingham County. The company has signed an a... more

  • Georgia Lands Arglass Yamamura - Georgia's Governor Brian P. Kemp announced that Arglass Yamamura, LLC, a glass container manufacturing company, will create more than 150 jobs and invest $123 million to build its first U.S. glass container manufacturing plant in Valdosta, Lowndes County. “With our highly-tra... more

  • Americold Acquires PortFresh, Plans Expansion - Georgia- Americold Realty Trust broke ground on a new cold- storage facility next to its PortFresh warehouse in Bloomingdale, which it said will be another step in bringing more jobs to the area. While the town of Bloomingdale lies within Chatham County, officials said t... more

  • Manufacturer Brings 100 Jobs to Bryan County, GA - On July 11, Governor Brian P. Kemp announced that Preci-Dip, a Swiss manufacturer of electronic connector pins, will open its first U.S. production facility in Bryan County. The company will invest a total of $13.6 million in this project, creating 100 new jobs. “We are honor... more

  • International Reps Visit Savannah for Trade Summit - On July 11, State Rep. Carl Gilliard, D-Garden City, for the second year, brought together a group of local, state and international representatives in an effort to build and strengthen the state’s global economic partnerships during the Georgia International Trade and Commerc... more

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Location

131 Hutchinson Island Rd, 4th Floor
Savannah, Georgia 31421
USA

📞

+1.912.447.9707

📠

+1.912.447.8455