The Sanyuan Foods China Open will feature eight invited wildcards alongside the top 16 and 16 qualifiers heading to Beijing next month.
Six Chinese players, a Thai and an Indian will take on the eight lowest ranked qualifiers in the wildcard round.
The Chinese players are Tian Pengfei, Yu Delu, Tang Jun, Lu Chenwei, Li Yan and Shi Shuamgyang.
Supoj Saenla will represent Thailand and Manan Chandra plays for India.
The tournament gets underway on March 29 with Peter Ebdon defending his title.
The format can be viewed on worldsnooker.com here.