The Top 15 Largest Shopping Malls in the World

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Today’s news is tomorrow history, everyday learning something that keeps you updated in all verticals. Here the list of the top 15 largest shopping malls of world based on their gross leasable area (GLA).

1. New South China Mall

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New South China Mall is the world’s first largest mall in Dongguan city, China. This mall was opened in 2005 and its gross leasable area (GLA) is approximately 659,612 square meters (7,100,000 square feet). The mall contains 2,350 stores.

2. Golden Resources Mall

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Golden Resources Mall is the second largest mall in the world Beijing, China. After 20 months of construction this mall was opened in 2004. The gross leasable area (GLA) is 557,419 square meters (6 million square feet).

This mall was the world’s largest mall from 2004 to 2005. New South China Mall had pushed Golden Resources Mall back to second place in the world’s largest shopping Mall list.

3. SM City North EDSA

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SM City North EDSA is the third largest mall in the world Quezon City, Philippines and it is the largest mall in the Philippines. SM City North EDSA shopping mall was opened on 25th November 1985. In terms of gross leasable area (GLA) it is 482,878 square meters (5.2 million square feet).

4. 1 Utama

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1 Utama shopping mall is the world’s fourth largest mall. This mall is situated in Petaling Jaya, Selangor. Exact location is Bandar Utama, Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia. This is the largest shopping mall in Malaysia.

This mall was opened in 1995; the gross leasable area (GLA) is 465,000 square meters (465,000 square feet).

5. Central World

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Central World is the world’s fifth largest shopping mall Bangkok, Thailand. Central World shopping mall was opened in 1990. The Gross Leasable Area (GLA) is 429,500 square meters.

6. Persian Gulf Complex

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Persian Gulf Complex is the world’s sixth largest shopping mall. Persian Gulf Complex shopping mall is situated in Shiraz, Iran. It was opened in 2011; the Gross Leasable Area (GLA) is 420,000 square meters.

7. Mid Valley Megamall

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Mid Valley Megamall is the world’s seventh largest shopping mall. Mid Valley Megamall shopping mall is located in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Mid Valley Megamall shopping mall was opened on 1999. The Gross Leasable Area (GLA) is 420,000 square meters.

8. Cehavir Mall

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Cehavir Mall is the world’s eighth largest shopping mall Istanbul, Turkey. Cehavir Mall shopping mall was opened on 15 October 2005. The Gross Leasable Area (GLA) of the mall is 420,000 square meters.

9. Sunway Pyramid

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Sunway Pyramid is the ninth largest mall in the world. It is located in Subang Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia. Sunway Pyramid was opened in 2007; the gross leasable area (GLA) is 396,000 square meters (4.27 million square feet).

10. SM Mall of Asia

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SM Mall of Asia is the world’s tenth largest mall and second largest mall in the Philippines. It is situated in Pasay, Philippines. SM Mall of Asia shopping mall was opened on 21st may 2006 and has a gross leasable area (GLA) is 390,193 square meters (4.2 million square feet).

11. Jamuna Future Park

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Jamuna Future Park is the eleventh largest shopping mall in the world. Jamuna Future Park shopping mall was opened in 2011. It is located in Dhaka, Bangladesh and the gross leasable area (GLA) is 380,000 square meters (4.1 million square feet). The mall is constructed on 33 acres.

12. The Dubai Mall

The Dubai Mall is the world’s twelfth (12th) largest mall Dubai, UAE. The mall was opened on 4th November 2008 and the gross leasable area (GLA) is 350,000 square meters (3.77 million square feet).

13. West Edmonton Mall

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West Edmonton Mall is the thirteenth (13th) largest shopping mall in the world. It is located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. The mall was opened on 15th September 1981 and the gross leasable area (GLA) is 350,000 square meters (3.77 million square feet).

14. SM Megamall

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SM Megamall is the fourteenth (14th) largest shopping mall in the world. It is a huge shopping mall located in Mandaluyong, Philippines. SM Megamall was opened on 28th June 1991; the gross leasable area (GLA) is 348,056 square meters (3.74 million square feet).

15. Berjaya Times Square

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Berjaya Times Square is the fifteenth (15th) largest shopping mall in the world and it is located in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It was opened in October 2003 and the gross leasable area (GLA) is 700,000 million square feet.

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