GCCA Membership

GCCA is an umbrella organization which acts as the platform for communication, networking and education for every sector of the cold chain. GCCA is comprised of four Core Partners:



IARW: International Association of Refrigerated Warehouses


IRTA: International Refrigerated Transportation Association


WFLO: World Food Logistics Organization


IACSC: International Association for Cold Storage Construction

Membership provides industry marketing and exposure, a wide array of networking opportunities, serves as an educational and training resource and offers access to domestic/international market data. Use the resources below to learn more about membership.

Member Types

GCCA members come from four main branches of the cold chain: temperature-controlled warehousing & logistics, refrigerated transportation, cold storage construction, and international development. Learn about the different types of membership associated with the sector your company represents.



Calculate your company’s dues for each member type.



Learn about the range of valuable benefits that each core partner offers to its members.


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Complete an application to apply for membership.


Global Cold Chain Directory

Download the Global Cold Chain Directory App for a convenient way to access the world’s largest directory of cold chain providers.



Join the discussion and become and industry leader.



Learn more about how to volunteer for one of GCCA’s many committees.



Please contact Alice Schneider, Manager of Member Services, at aschneider@gcca.org or +1 703 373 4300 for questions about membership.