The 13th China (Shenzhen) International Cultural Industries Fair (ICIF for short) inaugurates at Shenzhen Convention & Exhibition Center on May 11th. Themed by “beautiful Anhui, a highland of cultural innovation”, Anhui exhibition area attracts 40 firms to attend.
Liu Qibao, member of the Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) and head of the Publicity Department of the CPC Central Committee, together with Hu Chunhua, Secretary of the Guangdong Provincial Committee of the CPC visits Anhui exhibition area, accompanied by Yu Aihua, head of the Publicity Department of the CPC Anhui Provincial Committee on the morning of May 11th.
Anhui exhibition area is located at Pavilion 2 (Popular Culture Pavilion), one of night themed pavilions in the main center, covering an area of 1635.5 square kilometers. Anhui exhibition area consists of three major parts: leading innovation, industry optimization and creative boutiques.
In Anhui exhibition area, the part of innovation shows the integration of Hui culture and science, including digital reading machine, visual reality (VR), Anhui Network Television ( AHTV). The part of industry optimization shows fruits of the upgrading of cultural firms. Cultural products such as Xuan paper, She inkstone, bamboo carving, root carving and paper cutting are unfolded before visitor’s eyes in the part of creative boutiques.
As an international cultural industries fair at a national level, ICIF attracts 2,302 government groups, firms and institutions. About 20,000 purchasers from 99 countries and regions attend the fair. As representatives of our province, 2 work units and 38 cultural firms attend the fair, promoting 267 key investment projects, with an investment of 348.275 billion yuan.(by Jiang Xueting)