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World Trade Center Twente
Industrieplein 1
Hengelo , Twente 7553 LL


+31 74 291 56 04






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

About World Trade Center Twente

The WTC Twente in Hengelo is part of the World Trade Centers Association (WTCA) with over 330 establishments in over 100 countries. The primary goal of the World Trade Center Twente is to be a meeting point for businesses and agencies involved in international trade, focusing on the exchange of knowledge and technology and boosting economic activity.

The key services of the WTC Twente are:
Office space and virtual office
Expat Center
Business services
Business Club
Trade Information Services
Trade Education Services
Group Trade Missions

Member Benefits:

  • Access over 330 WTCs in over 100 countries
  • Connection with internationally oriented companies
  • Business Club networking and knowledge exchange
  • Access local, national and international networks

Local Industries:

  • Energy: Utilities & Mining,
  • Hospitality: Tourism & Leisure,
  • Transportation: Logistics & Warehousing,
  • Advanced Manufacturing,
  • Textile,
  • Automotive,
  • Import & Export,
  • Technology,
  • Business Management & Professional Services,
  • Healthcare & Wellness,
  • Information Technology & Software,
  • Real Estate,
  • Industrial Manufacturing,
  • Clean Technology,
  • Biotechnology & Bioscience,
  • Engineering: R&D: Architecture & Construction,
  • Aerospace: Aviation & Defense,
  • Electronics,
  • Pharmaceuticals & Life Sciences,
  • Agri-Business,
  • Food & Beverage Processing,
  • Animal Husbandry,
  • Arts & Design,
  • Fashion,
  • Furniture

Join Us

Facilities & Services

The World Trade Center Twente is located at the Central Station in Hengelo in the WTC Business District, a part of the “Hart van Zuid” project, representing a prestigious multi-functional work and lifestyle complex.


  • Seminar / Meeting Rooms
  • Temporary Office Space
  • Office Building / Tower

Trade Services

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

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Our Impact

Twente Region Information:


Municipalities comprise the region.


Largest cities are Almelo, Hengelo and Enschede.



Our Team

Meet Our Members & Tenants

Agribusiness, Energy and Medical Technology Clusters are formed to facilitate information sharing, ideas and provide important benefits in the development of the industry.

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Upcoming Events

In the News


  • AIH Group establishes in World Trade Center Twente - Official opening AIH Group On April 18, 2023, the international AIH Group with roots in South Africa had its branch in World Trade Center Twente officially opened. This festive event took place in the presence of the AIH board members and representatives of World Trade Center... more


  • World Trade Center Twente moved to new location - Ready for the future With the new building, the World Trade Center Twente is opting for a future-proof location where the business community can optimally accommodate and come together. The building meets all quality and sustainability requirements. In addition, the WT... more


  • Join The TechMed Event on November 3rd and 4th - Come join The TechMed Event and meet & match the MedTech community Get your special WTC ticket now! Medical technology is moving faster than ever. It is the best solution to make future healthcare accessible, affordable an -quite simply- better. The TechMed... more


  • Demcon's ventilation modules vital in COVID fight - The increasing number of patients caused by the Covid-19 virus also increases the request for medical equipment. Especially, the demand for ventilation equipment has grown enormously since the start of the outbreak. Demcon – a member of our Business Club – also witnessed this ... more


  • Medical Devices Meetings Twente - International Matchmaking Event for the Medical Devices Industry September 18th and 19th, 2019 Medical Devices Meetings (MDM) Twente (East Netherlands) is a specialty forum with an exclusive focus on the medical devices supply chain. MDM Twente will bring together engineer... more


  • Support by WTC Chennai for WTC Twente clubmember - “We4Ce is active in the field of wind energy and focuses mainly on the design office on rotor blade design, and technology transfers from greenfield to turnkey solutions. India is a fast growing country with its poulation needing more electricity to serve their needs. Due to t... more


  • Yalp Winner of Export Award Eastern Netherlands - TWENTE, NETHERLANDS - On October 27, 2016, the annual granting of the Export Award Eastern Netherlands was organised for the 9th time. This event determines which company in the Eastern part of the Netherlands has achieved great results and can be seen as an example for other ... more

  • WTC Twente Boosts New Business Through IBF Event - TWENTE, NETHERLANDS - On October 27, 2016, the annual International Business Forum was hosted in the new World Trade Center Twente building. This WTC Twente event gives companies the opportunity to have 1-to-1 matchmaking conversations of fifteen minutes with 21 embassies from... more

  • WTC Twente Conference on Doing Business in the USA - TWENTE, NETHERLANDS - Every year, the World Trade Center Twente Business Club organizes a conference on doing business in a particular country as central point. This year’s conference on September 22nd, was organized in cooperation with Schuitemaker company in Rijssen, th Neth... more

  • Dutch companies achieved great success in Turkey - ISTANBUL, TURKEY - 10 companies from Eastern Netherlands participated in 22nd International Energy and Environment Fair and Conference ICCI on 27th to 29th April 2016 in Istanbul. ICCI is the biggest energy and environmental technology systems fair in Turkey with 350 exhibitor... more

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World Trade Center Twente
Industrieplein 1
Hengelo , Twente 7553 LL


+31 74 291 56 04