|Jan.3,2017--In recent years, China's Tibet focuses on the development of cultural tourism, national handcrafts, cultural sports and festival activities with its unique and rich cultural resources. A batch of distinctive cultural industries including Thangka, Tibetan carpet, Tibetan paper and wood carving achieved great support. Tibet pushes forward the build-up of China Tibet culture and tourism expo, Thangka expo, Shoton festival and other platforms, promoting the development of Tibet unique culture industry.
According to the Culture Department of Tibet Autonomous Region, in 2015, Tibet's culture industry attracted an investment of 570 million yuan. The value of Tibet's culture industry amounted to three billion yuan, accounting for 2.8 percent of Tibet's gross domestic product (GDP), with an annual average increase of 15.27 percent. This year has witnessed no less than 3.5 billion yuan so far in the value of culture industry, with an annual average growth of 15 percent.
At the moment, the annual value of culture industry mainly is based on 41 state-level and region-level culture industrial demonstration bases and parks in Tibet. During the third China Tibet culture and tourism expo, Tibet's culture industry attracted an investment of 1.96 billion yuan. At the point, all items reached on the third China Tibet culture and tourism expo have been put on the construction.
Among 41 state-level and region-level culture industrial demonstration bases and parks, there are two state-level culture industrial demonstration bases, one state-level culture industrial demonstration park, two region-level culture industry demonstration parks and 36 region-level culture industrial demonstration bases, which playing an important role in demonstration, radiation and driving function. The construction and planning of Tibet's culture industrial regional cluster distict has been formed, which includes Lhasa historic industrial cluster district, Nyingchi Yarlung Zangbo eco-culture industrial cluster district, Shannan Yarlung Tibetan source culture industrial cluster district, Shigatse Qomolangma eco-culture industrial cluster district, Qamdo Shangrila culture and tourism industrial cluster district, Nagqu grassland nomadic culture industrial cluster district and Nagri holy mountains and lakes religious culture industrial cluster district. Culture industry is not only an emerging industry but also a pillar and strategic industry in Tibet.
During the period of 13th Five-Year Plan, Tibet will focus on three kinds of culture industrial projects including the construction of Chinese national distinctive culture industrial demonstration park, Tibetan origin museum and ancient Tea Horse Road culture corridor experience district. The construction of Tibet's distinctive culture industrial infrastructure based on the basic cultural need of the mass promotes the integration of culture industry and public culture service.