Mitsui Fudosan's 1st overseas LaLaport mall opens in Shanghai

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Japanese real estate giant Mitsui Fudosan Co. on Wednesday opened its first overseas LaLaport shopping complex in Shanghai, in an effort to meet expanding consumer needs of upper- and middle-income Chinese households. The 55,000-square-meter mall is planned to be fully open by this fall, with around 180 shops, including Japanese restaurants, a movie theater and the first full-sized Gundam statue outside of Japan. The LaLaport Shanghai Jinqiao, located in a development area for retail facilities and housing, is expected to cater to young people and upper-middle-class customers. One draw is the ...

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