Developmental Status of China’s Cultural Industry

Part of the Research Series on the Chinese Dream and China’s Development Path book series (RSCDCDP)


China’s cultural industry has achieved significant progress over the last decade. This is true especially in the last few years when the cultural industry has encountered a period of strategic opportunity in the course of their development. In 2013, China’s cultural industry produced an output of RMB 1.8071 trillion, an increase of 16.5% over the 2012 figure and making up 3.48% of China’s GDP. The contribution of the cultural industry to the economy has been growing, exhibiting the industry’s potential to be a pillar of the economy.

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© Social Sciences Academic Press and Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  • Tao Xu
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  1. 1.Hubei UniversityWuhanChina

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