The two-day meeting is being held at a time when the multilateral rule-based-trading system is facing serious and grave challenges.
The meeting will provide an opportunity for the Ministers to discuss various issues and the way forward.
In a two-day meeting focus is on Finding a solution to the ongoing impasse in the Appellate Body on an urgent basis and Issues of importance and priority for developing countries in the reform agenda of WTO.
Meanwhile, Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu has tweeted and said that : WTO should be an engine of growth for #Global #trade and an instrument for national development of all its members.
WTO #MiniMinisterial Meeting at #Delhi is for like-minded nations and not against any country or group of countries. The reality of challenges that developing countries face should be borne in mind while tenets of global trade are being negotiated.