Largest shopping malls in the world
1. New South China Mall
New South China Mall in Dongguan in China, it is the largest mall in the world which is opened for service in 2005. The total retail floor area is 659,612 square meters, 892,000 square meters of total area and it has 2,350 stores.
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2. Golden Resources Mall
It is the Shopping mall located in Beijing in China which is opened for services in the year of 2004 and it is the second largest Shopping Mall in the World, The total area is about 557,419 square meters and has more than 1000 stores.
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3. SM City North EDSA
It is the largest Shopping mall in Philippines and third largest in the World, situated in the city of Quezon City, and opened in the year of 1985. The total area of leasable area is 482,878 square meters and has 1,100 plus stores. It Comprises the following the Block, the former Warehouse Club, Sky Garden, North link and the Grass Residences.
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4. 1 Utama
This is the shopping centre which is situated in Selangor in Malaysia, opened on 1995, has 6 floors. Its total area covered about 465,000 square meters, has more than 600 stores and services and 1 Utama is the largest shopping mall in Malaysia. It receives average 70,000 visitors in every weekday.
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5. Persian Gulf Complex
This is the largest shopping mall in Iran, situated in the city of Shiraz which is opened to service on 2011 with total leasable space of 450,000 square meters, and it holds total stores of more than 2500. It also has record of world’s largest by number of stores.
6. Mid Valley Megamall
This is the complex comprising retail stores, theatre, offices, hotels located in Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia, it was opened on 1999. It has total of 430 stores and services, 5 floors, total retail area is 420,000 square meters. This is the second largest shopping mall in Malaysia after 1 Utama.
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7. Sunway Pyramid
Sunway Pyramid is a Shopping mall located in the Subang Jaya in Selangor, Malaysia and it was opened for service on 1997. It has parking facility of 3,800 plus cars, 5 floors and more than 800 stores and the total leasable area is 396,000 square meters.
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8. SM Mall of Asia
It is second largest shopping mall in Philippines located in the city of Pasay city which is opened o 2006. It covers leasable area of 390,193 square meters and has Entertainment building, Parking Building, attracts around 200,000 visitors daily and has total land area of 42 hectares. It is facilitates with parking space of more than 8,000 cars, 780 shops, 300 dining establishments.
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9. Jamuna Future Park
This is the new shopping mall which the construction started in 2002 and completed and opened on 2011, situated in Dhaka in Bangladesh, it is the 9th largest shopping mall in the world with a gross leasable area of 380,000 square meters. It has 5,000 cars parking facility, 9 floors, 4,300 stores and services.
10. Mall Taman Anggrek
Definitely, it is the largest building in Indonesia and 10th largest shopping mall in the world, situated in West Jakarta in Indonesia and opened in 1996. The mall is cuddled within eight residential towers and houses more than 500 specialized stores, covered within seven floors, 4000 cars parking facility, 526 stores and services. The mall has a total leasable area of 360,000 square meters.
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