GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
Ministry of Commerce & Industry
(DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE)
QUESTION NO. 597
TO BE ANSWERED ON 3RD MARCH 2010
Trade Agreements in Davos
597. SHRI RAJEEV CHANDRASEKHAR:
Will the Minister of COMMERCE & INDUSTRY be pleased to state:
a) what were issues discussed and finalized with respect to trade agreements during the recent meeting in Davos; and
b) the details of each agreement finalized at the meeting?
THE MINlSTER OF STATE IN THE MINlSTRY OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY
(SHRI JYOTlRADlTY AM. SCINDlA)
(a) & (b) The World Economic Forum Meeting was held in Davos from January 27 to 30)2010. An informal meeting of Trade Ministers was also organized on January 30,2010 in Daves to assess the progress and to discuss the next steps for the Doha Round of World Trade Organisation (WTO) negotiations. No issues related to trade agreements were finalized during the meetings in Davos.