China Malls

This picture of the Grand Gateway Mall located in China shows a different scale of size is used for malls there. This mall is 3.3 million square feet! It's not the biggest either. The South China Mall in Dongguan offers 7.1 million square feet, the Golden Resources Mall in Beijing is 6 million square feet.

By comparison, the King of Prussia Mall in Pennsylvania offers 2.8 million square feet, the biggest mall in the United States, The Mall of America in Minnesota offers 4.2 million square feet but much is used in non-retail functions (rides, etc) - only 2.5 million square feet is actual retail space. The West Edmonton Mall in Canada is the largest mall in North America at 5.3 million square feet.

picture from Shopopolis