World Trade Center Savannah
World Trade Center Savannah, the international arm of the Savannah Economic Development Authority, is a proactive international business and trade development organization created to develop and optimize international networks and opportunities to drive economic growth in the region.
World Trade Center Savannah exists to help create jobs and attract investment with three main goals:
- Help regional business grow internationally
- Identify more foreign direct investment opportunities for the region
- Generate revenue to support these activities
World Trade Center Savannah is a member of the World Trade Centers Association, a global association of hundreds of World Trade Centers in some 100 countries.
Through the combined networks of international trade and business development experts, World Trade Center Savannah meets the specific needs of our partners and clients by providing international market research, business matchmaking and connections to valuable public and private resources, as well as through the planning of strategic trade missions, educational programs and networking events.
News + Events
No Growing Pains for WTC Savannah
No Growing Pains for WTC Savannah, Mary Carr Mayle of Savannah Morning News
October 26, 2013
“What you’ve done here is married two great brands – SEDA and WTC. Now you’ve got the expertise, the vision, the connectivity to have a global reach. World Trade Center Savannah is a shining example of something that works.” – Bella Heule, Executive Vice President of the World Trade Centers Association
May 14–15, 2014
G.R.O.W. (Georgia Reaching Out Worldwide) is returning to Savannah! G.R.O.W. is an event that brings qualified international buyers/distributors to Georgia for one-on-one meetings with Georgia small and medium-sized businesses. This year’s buyers are traveling from Japan, Canada, Brazil, Israel, and China interested in purchasing goods from the following industries: agribusiness machinery; agriculture, food and consumer goods; forestry; and medical. This program is organized by the Georgia Department of Economic Development and provides a phenomenal opportunity for Georgia companies to meet foreign buyers without having to leave the State and at no cost.