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OUR MISSION: The World Trade Center-Kentucky accelerates
trade and economic development through innovation, education, trade advisory services and international business missions. 

At the end of the day, WE GROW TRADE.
About Us
The World Trade Center Kentucky (WTC-KY) is the leading provider of trade education,
trade consulting, and trade missions 
across the state. Each year, the WTC-KY responds to more than 500 service requests and organizes international trade education programs covering topics ranging from international sales contracts to market entry strategies.  In addition, the World Trade Center Kentucky organizes comprehensive trade missions, which allow Kentucky businesses to explore a market through site visits, business matchmaking and introductions to government officials.
Global CEO Breakfast Series Premiere
The World Trade Center-Kentucky hosted the premiere Global CEO Breakfast at The Olmsted on Thursday March 12, 2015. About 100 business executives attended the event. The Breakfast featured a presentation from a United Parcel Service Inc. executive and a panel discussion about how Kentucky companies can become more successful in the global marketplace. Laura Lane, president of global affairs at UPS, was the keynote speaker. The Panel discussed important issues and concepts with growing your business internationally. The Global CEO Series is designed to provide Kentucky and our regions business professionals with access to the decision makers that shape and influence our changing global economy. The next Breakfast, which will be held June 11th, 2015 at The Olmsted, will discuss repatriation of foreign profits, protecting your intellectual property, foreign partnerships, foreign market data, and many other topics requested by executive members and clients. For more information and to register, please click here. 

Canada Trade Mission, May 25-30, 2015
Ottawa - Montreal - Toronto
Deadline for registration is April 6th, 2015. To register, visit www.kyexports.com

The Kentucky Export Initiative can help. Join us for the 2015 Canada Trade Mission May 25-30, 2015. Governor Steve Beshear will lead the delegation. You and other like-minded business leaders, all looking for new markets for Kentucky products, will have face-to-face meetings with prospective Canadian buyers and/or distributors in each of the three mission cities visited. In addition, you will network with government and industry leaders from Kentucky and Canada, gleaning wisdom and best practices.

For more information, click here.