We Grow Trade

Arkansas offers the world exceptional opportunities and the World Trade Center Arkansas's mission is to bring together businesses and government agencies to grow international trade, strengthening the worldwide presence of Arkansas.

By offering world class services, global connections and trade development programs; we envision that the extraordinary products and services of Arkansas companies will gain foreign market access and allow us to provide an enhanced educational experience for students in global commerce through our internship program.


Our History

The World Trade Center Arkansas was launched in 2007 as the vision of Senator John Boozman with the collective efforts of the University of Arkansas, Hunt Ventures, the Arkansas Economic Development Commission, the City of Rogers and the Arkansas Governor's Office.

The University of Arkansas holds the World Trade Center Association license, solidifying the World Trade Center Arkansas as a hub of international engagement. This incredible partnership allows the entire world to witness the academic excellence of Arkansas. By promoting the worldwide reach of Arkansas, the World Trade Center Arkansas fulfills the University’s public land grant mission to serve Arkansas and beyond as a resource and a catalyst.

Our alliance with the Arkansas Economic Development Commission strategically positions us to reinforce investment and entrepreneurial projects that promise to give Arkansas a brighter future.