The China-ASEAN Expo (CAEXPO) has grown to become a widely-reputed platform for cooperation between China and ASEAN, an asset for both sides to promote facilitated trade and investment and a major engine of deepening the collaboration on all fronts. It has been approved by the Chinese government as one of the Top 3 Events of China. Culture is listed among the priority fields of cooperation between China and ASEAN. Culture is the priority area in the cooperation between China and ASEAN. Being one of the specialized exhibitions of the CAEXPO, the Culture Exhibition features “Jointly Building the 21st Century Maritime Silk Road, Promoting China-ASEAN Cultural Cooperation” as its theme, and aiming to strengthen people-to-people exchanges between both sides. The CAEXPO Culture Exhibition was selected as one of the major programs in the China-ASEAN Cultural Exchange Year by the Ministry of Culture of China.
（一）文化综合产业 Comprehensive cultural industries
cultural achievement display on the 70th anniversary of the founding of the PRC, featured images of the provinces/cities of PRC & ASEAN, intangible cultural heritage, new forms of cultural industries, trade of investment and financing projects, cultural industry parks and projects...
（二）战略合作主题推介 Theme promotion activities of strategic cooperation
cultural images of the provinces/cities, culture provinces/cities of charm, major national cultural industry projects...
（三）国际（东盟）创意文化生活 International (ASEAN) creative cultural project
ASEAN & the countries alongwith "One Belt, One Road" culture products, creative design products, fashion design products ...
（四）新闻出版广播影视 The press and publishing, radio, film and television
recent and classic Chinese and ASEAN publications, films, TV shows, new media, publishing houses, radio/television equipment, etc.
（五）旅游文化 Tourism culture products
special featured tourism products, classic tourist routes, museums, tourism & finance, tourism media, tourism products, etc.
（六）数字与科技文化 Digital and technical cultures
emerging digital culture products, cloud computing, digital culture and technology services, Intelligent City and a series of solutions and technical support content, mass entrepreneurship and innovation demonstration base, etc.
（七）文化艺术(潮流文化) Culture & Art(Fachion Cutture)
performance equipment, lighting and audio equipment, lighting show, Peking Opera and local opera performances, various dance competitions, etc.
（八）礼品公益·文化精品 Cultural Essence Gallery
national folk collections, National Museum collections of classical furniture, museum collections of cultural essence, calligraphy, paintings, embroideries, ceramics, antiques, traditional handicrafts, etc.