|Stamp Title:||The 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China|
|Piece in Set：||2+1|
|Date of Issue:||2012-10-08|
|Designer:||Xu Kaiqiang, Rao Jian|
|Size of Stamp:||30 x 50 mm|
|Sheet Composition:||16 stamps for Sheet I; 8 stamps for Sheet II (4sets)|
|Printing Technology:||Beijing Postage Stamp Printing House|
The 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China was convened at a crucial stage for building a moderately prosperous society in an all-round way and a time of difficult issues for deepening the reform and opening-up process while accelerating the transformation of the nation’s economic development pattern. As a big political event for the entire Party to hold high the great banner of socialism with Chinese characteristics, it has vital and profound significance for creating a new situation in the cause of socialism with Chinese characteristics in which the Party will continue uniting and leading the people of all ethnic groups to persist in scientific development, deepen the reform and opening-up policies and unswervingly march forward along the path of socialism with Chinese characteristics.
China National Philatelic Corporation will issue a FDC, a souvenir sheet cover and a commemorative cancellation respectively.