G20 accounted for 90 percent of the World GDP and nearly 80 percent of World trade in 2011. G20 represents two-thirds of World Population. G20 members include G8 countries and 11 emerging and the developing countries.
The G20 heads of government or heads of state have periodically conferred at summits since their initial meeting in 2008, and the group also hosts separate meetings of finance ministers and foreign ministers due to the expansion of its agenda in recent years.
Founded in 1999, the G20 aims to discuss policy pertaining to the promotion of international financial stability. It seeks to address issues that go beyond the responsibilities of any one organization. Who are the Members of G20? Here is the list of G20 member countries.
United States of America
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