Mall China: China’s shopping center storage form distribution forecast in 2015 to 2016
All the data are based on the statistics of 4015 projects in Mall China database.
Above is China’s shopping center storage form distribution forecast map in 2015 to 2016. As the map shown, shops like department store (supermarket) accounts for 8%; shopping center accounts for 35%; commercial street accounts for 8%; complex accounts for 49%. According to the diagram, complex accounts for more than half of China’s shopping center form.
Comment: According to the international convention, the real development situation of China’s shopping center and China’s commercial real estate, Mall China divides shopping center into 4 types, including shopping center, complex, commercial street and shops like department store (supermarket).
Shopping center: Shopping center or shopping mall standing along, which is comprehensive commercial facility with all the functions fusing with retail, catering, entertainment, leisure, and service.
Complex: Comprehensive commercial facility with shopping center, in the meanwhile having office building, hotel, apartment or other functions.
Commercial street: Lifestyle center, the open all-round shopping center which is unified developed, planed and managed, except those traditional commercial street with government management board function.
Shops like department store (supermarket): The all-round commercial facility which depends on department store (supermarket) or big shop of other retail format as main part to attract some supporting commercial service.