On the sidelines of the summit, Hu met several leaders of G20 members, including those of Indonesia, Russia, the United States, Britain, Japan and South Korea.
Before attending the summit, Hu paid a state visit to Canada, his second as head of state in five years. Hu met Canadian Governor-General Michaelle Jean and Prime Minister Stephen Harper and exchanged views with them on the development of China-Canada relations and major world and regional issues of mutual interest.
During Hu's visit, the two sides reaffirmed their commitment to the development of the China-Canada Strategic Partnership. Both sides agreed to work together to increase bilateral trade to 60 billion U.S. dollars by 2015.【1】 【2】 【3】