Biggest Shopping Mall in North Africa will be Built in Morocco

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The biggest shopping center in the North Africa Region will be built in the new Zenata Eco-Biggest Shopping Mall in North Africa will be Built in MoroccoCity, a government project on the eastern border of Casablanca, Morocco and will be open to public by 2017.
Last week, Dubai-based multinational company Al Futtaim Group signed a joint venture agreement for the construction of this immense project. It is the first project in Morocco of the Dubai conglomerate company.
The Moroccan mall includes 120,000 square meters of retail space across two levels, including a 26,000sqm IKEA store, a 8,350sqm Marjane hypermarket, a 10,000sqm leisure and fun zone and a 3,400sqm cinema, as well as other retailers.
The Vice-President of the company expressed his enthusiasm to start the project. He said, “this is a major milestone for Al-Futtaim Group’s inaugural foray into Morocco’s 32 million-strong market as we continue our regional expansion drive in the African continent”.
The location of the biggest shopping mall, Zenata Eco-City has 1,830 hectare master-plan is expected to become home to 300,000 people as part of a strategic plan to reduce socio-economic imbalances between the East and West of the capital and to boost the city’s economy.