President Enrique Peña Nieto will be attending the G20 Leaders' Summit in the city of Hangzhou, China on September 4 and 5.
The G20 is the most important international economic forum, bringing together the leaders of the world's twenty most important economies.
Mexico participates in decision making on the governance of the global financial system and promotes key issues of interest.
The G20 is a strategic platform for consolidating Mexico's role as an actor with global responsibility, which constructively contributes to meeting the challenges facing the world economy, at the highest level.
Mexico’s participation reflects five main objectives:
1. Highlight the importance of structural reforms as a transformative tool for boosting productivity, triggering opportunities for growth and addressing the challenges of the world economy.
2. Contribute to the reactivation of international trade and repeat the G20 countries’ commitment not to implement protectionist measures.
3. Promote mechanisms that facilitate investment flows in high quality infrastructure to improve inclusion and connectivity.
4. Promote financial inclusion as a strategy for the responsible, effective participation of society as a whole in a solid financial system.
5. Promote the G20's collective contribution to the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
Capital: Peking Area Population: 1.371 billion inhabitants (2015) Renminbi (RMB)
Languages: Mandarin GDP 10.866 billion USD (2015)
Fact sheet-G20 Leaders
Founding date: 1999 Member countries: Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Italia, Japan, Mexico, Korea, Russia, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States and the European Union.