Exotic featured carpet from Iran was exhibited in last year's expo. [Provided to InKunming]
[InKunming--Exhibitions] Culture Industry Expo 2014 will be opened at Kunming International Convention and Exhibition Center from August 9 to 14. Exhibitors from 16 prefectures or cities in the province, other provinces or regions in the country, and 13 foreign countries, will attend the expo.
A total of 7 pavilions will be set in this year's expo, covering an area of 60,000 square meters. Different pavilions will be themed on different subjects, such as jade and jewelry, ceramics, embroideries, anime, cultural creativity, etc.
Several kinds of Yunnan's featured intangible cultural heritage and culture creativity products will be displayed in the expo, which are estimated to highlight the expo.
Opening ceremony will be canceled this year. However, performances and activities will be held in pavilions during the expo everyday. Besides, some competitions will also be organized during the expo.
Data showed that exhibitors from 9 foreign countries took part in last year's culture industry expo. This year, 13 countries' exhibitors will exhibit their goods in the expo.
The expo aims to provide a channel where culture and industry are accessible to each other. It will enable people to exchange ideas, learn about Yunnan's intangible cultural heritage, and enjoy delicacies from Yunnan and other provinces.
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(Editors: Tracy, Cathy Chen)