The 2013 BRICS summit will be the fifth annual BRICS summit to be held in South Africa in the year 2013. The summit will include delectes from five BRICS countries namely s Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa.
The declaration of 2012 BRICS summit was "Brazil, Russia, India and China thank South Africa for the proposal to host the 5th summit in 2013. They intend to provide multifaceted support for it".
Following heads of the countries are expected to participate in the event:
Jacob Zuma (host): President of South Africa
Dilma Rousseff: President of Brazil
Vladimir Putin: President of Russia
Hu Jintao: President of China
Manmohan Singh: Prime Minister of India