On July 22nd 2021, the Friends of Multilateralism Group (FMG) has organized an internal briefing on blockchain and trade.


Emmanuelle Ganne, Senior Analyst in the Economic Research and Statistics Division of the World Trade Organization (WTO) briefed the audience on blockchain for international trade. Xiankun Lu, CEO of FMG moderated the briefing.


Nearly 20 participants joined the brainstorming, including members of FMG, Friends of FMG and Punta del Este Group (PEG).


Recording of this session can be watched via: https://youtu.be/-yc_aTQUE3k.


Annex 1:

Confirmed Participants


1.FMG/FFMG/PEG members

Clemens Boonekamp (FMG)

Deborah Elms (FMG)

Jonathan Fried (FMG)

Stuart Harbinson (FMG)

Eunice Huang (FMG)

Xiankun Lu (FMG)

Patrick Low (FMG)

Hamid Mamdouh (FMG)

Sergio Marchi (FMG)

Mia Mikic (FMG)

Thu-Lang Tran Wasescha (FMG)

Peter Ungphakorn (FMG)

Matthew Anthony Wilson (FFMG)


2.Other Stakeholders

Ahmad Mukhtar, FAO