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Via San Nicolò 15
Trieste 34121


+39 344 249 7044






Certified Best Practices

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

About World Trade Center Trieste


Trieste - a lively, cosmopolitan and culturally-rich city, is strategically positioned as the trade gateway to Central and Eastern Europe. It is located in the middle of a multi-national area with a combined population of over 5 million and includes North-Eastern Italy, Western Slovenia, Northern Croatia and Southern Austria.

A division of SAMER Group, the WTC Trieste is located in the heart of the historical city. The dedicated WTC team delivers customized strategies and solutions that boost the international success of members and clients.

The vibrant, varied maritime activities of the Port of Trieste, combined with its status as a customs free port since 1719, places Trieste among the major trade hubs on the continent.

Trieste is a major centre in the EU for trade, boating & shipbuilding, culture & education, logistics, transport & commerce.

Member Benefits:

  • WTC Trieste Business Club & Hotel Room Discounts
  • International Trade Counseling
  • Educational Seminars and Networking Events
  • Inbound/Outbound

Local Industries:

  • Education & Knowledge Creation,
  • Transportation: Logistics & Warehousing,
  • Banking & Capital Markets,
  • Marine: Maritime & Shipbuilding/Sporting Boats,
  • Import & Export,
  • Technology,
  • Business Management & Professional Services,
  • Financial & Professional Services,
  • Information Technology & Software,
  • Hospitality: Tourism & Leisure,
  • Insurance,
  • Clean Technology,
  • Biotechnology & Bioscience,
  • Agri-Business, Food & Beverage Processing, Animal Husbandry,
  • Conference & Exhibition,
  • Healthcare & Wellness,
  • Capital Projects and Infrastructure,
  • Industrial Manufacturing,
  • Engineering: R&D: Architecture & Construction,
  • Arts & Design, Fashion, Furniture,
  • Pharmaceuticals & Life Sciences

Join Us

Facilities & Services

WTC Trieste delivers customized services that leverage our worldwide connections with business and government leaders, as well as key trade association and academic institutions.

Trieste’s proximity to key European markets and moderate weather combined with the Port’s customs-free status, on-dock rail service and multi-faceted cargo handling expertise, places Trieste among the major trade hubs on the continent.


  • Seminar / Meeting Rooms
  • Temporary Office Space
  • Office Building / Tower
  • Conference / Exhibition Center
  • Hotel
  • Member / Dining Club Facility

Trade Services

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


Gain Competitive Differentiation & Advantage. Learn how the WTC Business Network can position you for success.


Our Impact

Trieste Regional Information

Generali, Allianz, illycaffè, Fincantieri, Wärtsilä, Alcatel-Lucent are just some of the international players with headquarters in the area contributing to Trieste’s rich and varied economic fabric. This medium sized city keeps its fertile and dynamic economy moving thanks to its multi-national geographical position, entrepreneurial spirit and rich tradition.


Ranking in Italy for innovative industrial sector start-ups


Million tons of goods handled at Port of Trieste


Million euros of investment in research institutes for 30 years

Our Team

The WTC Trieste is driven by a dedicated team that delivers customised strategies and solutions to boost the international success of members and clients. We offer trade counseling and market research, training, educational and networking events, and group trade missions.


Meet Our Members & Tenants


Upcoming Events

Connect with World Trade Center Trieste in case you are interested in attending one or more of the scheduled events.

In the News


  • WTC TRIESTE IS PARTNER OF THE “BLUE INNOVATION HUB - In the context of EXPO Dubai 2020, the World Trade Center Trieste supported UNIDO ITPO Italy in promoting the "Blue Innovation Hub" initiative, engaging innovative Italian companies providing solutions in the field of the Blue Economy. This collaboration was made possible tha... more


  • THE EUROSCIENCE OPEN FORUM 2020 IN TRIESTE, ITALY - The city of Trieste recently hosted the 2020 edition of the EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF), a biennial, pan-European, general science conference dedicated to scientific research and innovation, organized through seminars, meetings and debates around the latest advancements and ... more


  • Cooperation Success Story - Last year, a member company of WTC Trieste, Salumificio Sfreddo, expressed interest in exporting its products to the Canadian market. In order to do so, Sfreddo needed to apply for export certification for the Canadian market . At this time, WTC Trieste and WTC Winnipeg ... more

  • HANGZHOU INNOVATION AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP CONTEST - From November 4th 2019 to November 8th 2019, a new edition of the “Innovation & Entrepreneurship Competition for Overseas Talents” will take place in Hangzhou. World Trade Center Trieste has been contacted to promote this initiative at regional level, to a selected target... more

  • SEMINAR INTERNATIONAL TAX SYSTEMS - World Trade Center Trieste is organising, together with Milan and Carinthian Orders of Chartered Accountants and Commercial Experts (OCCE), the sixth edition of the jointed professional seminar on international taxation issues (Austrian-Italian). The seminar will take place i... more

  • MoU signed with WTC Mumbai - On May 23, 2019, World Trade Center Trieste was pleased to host an inbound delegation from the World Trade Center Mumbai, chaired by Captain Somesh Batra, Vice Chairman of WTC Mumbai. The aim of the visit was to deepen cooperation relative to trade and investment opportunitie... more

  • REDLANDS UNIVERSITY VISITS WTC TRIESTE - The World Trade Center Trieste received a delegation of approximately twenty MBA students from the University of Redlands on May 6, 2019. The group was accompanied by Allison Fraiberg, Professor of Communication & Cultural Studies. The meeting was held at the renowned A... more

  • WTCA FOUNDATION “PEACE THROUGH TRADE” COMPETITION - Moyo Nua, a project aimed at revolutionizing the agricultural practices of developing countries, won the inaugural “Peace Through Trade” competition hosted by the World Trade Centers Association Foundation (WTCAF). The winner was announced at The World Trade Centers Associati... more

  • WTC TRIESTE SUPPORTS “JOBS FOR YOUNG” - Word Trade Center Trieste is proud to once again participate in the “Jobs for Young 4.0 FVG” program, which supports the development of a highly skilled workforce in the Friuli Venezia Giulia region (population 1.2 million). The objective of this program, organized by the Univ... more

  • WTCA AND UNIDO "MOU" PRESENTATION - At the 2019 WTCA General Assembly in Queretaro, WTCA Board Member from WTC Trieste, Andrea W. Garwood, presented to our members the MOU agreement signed in Vienna in October 2018 between UNIDO and WTCA. Mr. Guillermo Castella, Director of the United Nations Industrial Develop... more

Contact Us


Thank you for your interest in WTC Trieste! For general questions and comments please complete the form below and a member of our team will reach out to you shortly. We look forward to hearing from you.


Via San Nicolò 15
Trieste 34121


+39 344 249 7044