Group of 20 (G-20)

What is Group of 20 (G-20)?

Group of 20 (G-20) meaning

established – created 1999; inaugurated 15-16 December 1999


aim – to promote open and constructive discussion between industrial and emerging-market countries on any issues related to global economic stability; helps to support growth and development across the globe


members – (20) Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, EU, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, South Korea, Mexico, Russia, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Turkey, UK, US



reference: The World Factbook 2017. Washington, DC: Central Intelligence Agency, 2017.