A group composed of the following 20 countries: Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Russia, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, South Korea, Turkey, the United Kingdom, the United States, and the European Union. The Group of 20 dedicated themselves to financial stability in light of the financial crises during 1997-1999.
Coalition of 20 major developing countries led by India, China, Brazil and South Africa. Formed in 2003 to present the interests of developing countries at the Fifth WTO Ministerial in Cancun to combat unfair trade practices, especially in agriculture, sought to be imposed by the EU-US. Other members include Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Costa Rica, Cuba, Ecuador, Egypt, Guatemala, Indonesia, Mexico, Pakistan, the Philippines and Thailand.
Group of 20. 1999 initiative of the G7 (now G8) "to establish an informal mechanism for dialogue among systemically important countries within the framework of the Bretton Woods institutional system". G20 represents 19 countries, the European Union and the Bretton Woods Institutions. Trade & Economy http://www.shcp.gob.mx/g20