Over the reporting six months, the Moscow retail real estate market was replenished with nine large objects with a trading area of 63,8 thousand square meters. m, which is 64% of the annual assignment.
“The most significant among them are: a shopping gallery as part of the Moscow Hotel on Okhotny Ryad, where the area is 20 thousand square meters. m, the shopping center "Sombrero" in the south of Moscow with a trading area of 6,8 thousand square meters. m, four-level shopping complex "Shangal" in Novogireevo with 6,4 thousand square meters. m of retail space, as well as shopping center "Egomall" in the north-east of the capital with 5,5 thousand square meters. m and the shopping center "Krylatsky" in the west of Moscow on 5,9 thousand square meters. m of retail space, ”the source said.
In addition, he added that 7,4 thousand square meters in the first half was obtained through the reconstruction and modernization of retail enterprises. About it writes RIA Novosti.
Thus, the department’s press service noted that as of July 1 of 2012, about 18,5 of thousands of stationary retail facilities with a total volume of high-quality retail space of about 8,45 million square meters were operating in the city, of which almost 6,4 were thousands of food enterprises with a trading area of 1,8 million square meters.
"The actual provision of the population with retail space in the city as a whole has increased to 744 square meters per thousand inhabitants, exceeding the minimum provision standard by 4,9% and making 100,5% to the level of 2011 of the year," the agency’s interlocutor concluded.
Earlier, the head of the Moscow department of trade and services, Alexei Nemeryuk, said that the authorities plan to increase the supply of Muscovites with retail space by 1,5 times by 2016. At the same time, according to him, before the end of the 2012 of the year, this figure must be increased to 778 square meters per thousand inhabitants.