Everything About G-20 (Group of Twenty)

Everything About G-20

  • The G-20 (or Group of Twenty) is an international forum for the governments and central bank governors from 19 countries and the European Union. 
  • Founded on 26 September, 1999 with the aim to discuss policy pertaining to the promotion of international financial stability.
  • Collectively, the G20 economies account for around 90% of the gross world product (GWP), 80% of world trade (or, if excluding EU intra-trade, 75%), two-thirds of the world population, and approximately half of the world land area.

G-20 Members

European Union and these 19 countries-
Group 1 Group 2 Group 3 Group 4 Group 5
Australia
Canada
Saudi Arabia
United States
India
Russia
South Africa
Turkey
Argentina
Brazil
Mexico
France
Germany
Italy
United Kingdom
China
Indonesia
Japan
South Korea

G-20 Summit

Summits of State Leaders:
  • 1st summit : Washington DC (USA) in 2008
  • 13th summit: Buenos Aires (Argentina) in 2018
  • 14th Summit: Osaka (Japan) in 2019
  • 15th summit: Riyadh (Saudi Arabia) in 2020
  • 16th summit: Italy in 2021
  • 17th summit: New Delhi (India) in 2022 – First time in India.
The other eight ministerial meetings that will take place alongside the Summit are:
G20 Ministers MeetingVenueMonth & Year
Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors MeetingFukuokaJune, 2019
Agriculture Ministers’ MeetingNiigata May, 2019
Labor and Employment Ministers’ MeetingMatsuyamaSept., 2019
Tourism Ministers’ MeetingKutchanOct., 2019
Ministerial Meeting on Trade and Digital EconomyTsukubaJune, 2019
Ministerial Meeting on Energy Transitions and Global Environment for Sustainable GrowthKaruizawaJune, 2019
Health Ministers’ MeetingOkayama Oct., 2019
Foreign Ministers’ MeetingNagoyaNov., 2019
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