Strategic Planning Office of the CMC

The Central Military Commission's (CMC) Strategic Planning Office (SPO) oversees all long-term strategic planning and resource allocation analysis for the People's Liberation Army (PLA) and advanced warfare project evaluations. Furthermore, The Intelligence Ledger assesses that the SPO plays a minor role in setting budgets for the People's Liberation Army Ground Force (PLAGF), People's Liberation Army Navy (PLAN), People's Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF), People's Liberation Army Rocket Force (PLARF), and People's Liberation Army Strategic Support Force (PLASSF).