On the World Trade Organization's (WTO) appellate body for dispute settlement, Goyal said the early restoration of the full strength of the body will help in realising the objectives of the WTO.
Developing nations call for filling vacancies at WTO appellate body, say impasse to paralyse dispute settlement mechanism
The United States, a WTO member, has blocked the appointment of appellate body.
Declaration on critical issues likely in 25 WTO members' informal meet in May; fishery subsidies may figure in talks
India is of the view that the matter needs to be negotiated comprehensively in the WTO and a consensus-based decision needs to be taken on S&D.