Here is the list of the participating teams and their results in the respective Continental Cups, synonyms of qualification:
FIBA Women’s AfroBasket 2017: Nigeria (champion) and Senegal (2nd place)
FIBA Women’s America 2017: Argentina (2nd), Canada (champion) and Puerto Rico
FIBA EuroBasket Women 2017: Belgium (3rd), France (2nd), Greece (4th), Latvia (6th) and Turkey (5th).
Spain, the organizing country for the 2018 FIBA Women’s World Cup, and the defending Olympic champions, were already automatically qualified.
The competition will take place from 22 to 30 September 2018.