Press Group to Operate Cultural Trade Base in Qianhai
The Shenzhen Press Group platform for foreign cultural trade is under development in Qianhai is officially named the national base for the development of the international cultural trade. The national base will be fostering innovation in the foreign cultural trade policies, cultural property trading, cultural finance, and cultural science and technology on the provincial, city and national levels.
Nine cultural platforms will form the basis which includes the Shenzhen Culture Assets and Equity Exchange and the 54 cultural industry parks in the city will be included in the development along with future cultural parks as well. Qianhai is a 15 square kilometer coastal area that is adjacent to Nanshan that is currently being developed as a service hub for Shenzhen Hong Kong service industries. The Shenzhen Creative Culture Center will be assigned to operate the base that will be introduce influential creative culture media, advertising companies and performance agencies, cultural information service institutions either home or abroad. The cultural base will also help promote cultural brands and will also provide information services to international market.
Some considered Shenzhen a window to the reform and opening up in China as the city took the lead in so many fields. By opening the base is considered as a new start for Shenzhen to further develop the cultural trade and the city is still continuing making explorations. Experts are expecting that the city will be blazing a new trail for overseas development into the cultural industry in China and the introduction of the Chinese culture to the world.