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Dragonmart

Middle-East : Dubai : Dubai Shopping : Dubai Shopping Malls


If you want to see some unique things, during the time you are in Dubai, then you should definitely visit the Dragonmart. Dragonmart is a by far the alone standing structure, forming one part of a huge complex that only Dubai can build. This marketplace is unique from different angles and it is one of the most visited attractions of Dubai.


Dragonmart in Dubai was specifically created to house Chinese traders. This feature does not seem too unique, as there are many such marketplaces all over the world. However, the pure size and form makes Dragonmart a unique place. Dragonmart is a project of Nakheel Properties, the company that aims to build the most alone standing structures in the territory of Dubai. Dragonmart has a shape of a huge dragon, and its length is around one kilometre long. It is targeted to be the Middle Eastern hub of Chinese trade. Besides, it is not the only thing about Dragonmart.


Let us talk about the huge investment and development of Nakheel Properties a little more in detail. Dragonmart is planned to be just one part of the Dubai International City, currently under construction, which will be really a must-see place when it is ready. This international city is a mixed residential and trade centre containing different quarters, all built in different styles , dedicated to a culture and a land. The International City will comprise quarters named after China, Morocco, Emirates, Italy, Spain, Russia, Greece, Persia, France and England. All quarters have specific buildings to represent that country. Therefore, you can imagine what a wonderful site it is. The International City is located a bit outside of Dubai Centre, next to Ras Al Khor industrial Area. The international City, next to living buildings, also has a business part a central area and an area called Dubai Textile City.  


Getting back to Dragonmart, it will be part of the China quarter. The Dragonmart is a functioning trading centre since 2004, already attracting large number of visitors every day, offering everything that China is producing these years. The huge area, which is 150.000 square meters large, is divided to different sections based on the nature of the product to be sold. For example, there are different sections for clothing part, perfumery, cosmetics, shoes and we could go on.


The residence area around Dragonmart is soon to be ready. The China quarter will comprise of beautiful Chinese themed buildings. Dragonmart also has different buildings. First, there is the main building, which is the selling area; this is the head of the dragon. Then in the body of the dragon, we can find the huge warehouses of the sellers’ products. This is really a must-see site for everyone who is into shopping and for those who would like to see the unique blocks of buildings in the International City.


So, when you are in Dubai, go and spend a day within the Dragonmart and within the International City to see the beautiful, all-different quarters of it. For sure, you will leave with great impressions and with some handy goods bought at Dragonmart.