World Trade Organization chief says China central to WTO reforms

FILE PHOTO: WTO Director-General Ngozi attends an interview with Reuters at the WTO headquarters in Geneva
FILE PHOTO: World Trade Organisation (WTO) Director-General Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala attends an interview with Reuters at the WTO headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, April 12, 2021. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse/File Photo

April 20, 2021

BOAO, China (Reuters) – China is central to World Trade Organization (WTO) reforms, WTO Director-General Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala said on Tuesday.

Ngozi was speaking virtually to the Boao Forum for Asia, China’s answer to the Davos conference.

(Reporting by Kevin Yao; Writing by Se Young Lee; Editing by Tom Hogue)