HEADLINE China's cultural industry contributes 4.14% to GDP


China's cultural industry contributes 4.14% to GDP

By Fang Tian | People's Daily app

19:31, October 20, 2017


By the end of 2016, the value added of the cultural industry in China had reached 3.08 trillion yuan ($470 billion) in the past five years, rising to 4.14% of China's GDP, said Sun Zhijun, Vice Minister of the Publicity Department of the CPC Central Committee, at the press conference on October 20 during the 19th CPC National Congress.

China tops the world in terms of the number of book publication, TV series, and cinema screens. China's film market boasts the largest around the globe and cultural products are well received.

China has made great efforts to promote cultural communication, exchanges, and trade. Chinese brands and China's voice and image have been increasingly acknowledged, said Sun.

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