PRESS RELEASE (17/01/2018)
Viru Keskus set the record in 2017 both in turnover and visitor numbers
Last year in 2017, the most visited shopping centre in Estonia – Viru Keskus – set the record both in turnover and visitor numbers. 15.9 million people visited the centre during the year and the turnover of shops and service points was €141.6 million.
“Last year in January we announced our turnover record, but once again we achieved turnover growth in 2017 and we also exceeded the previous top visitor numbers,” commented Ants Vasar, Member of the Board of Viru Keskus.
In 2017, 15.9 million people visited the centre, which is 200 000 more than in the last period. In 2017, the turnover of Viru Keskus was €141.6 million, which is 4.6% more than in 2016.
According to Ants Vasar, Viru Keskus estimates 3% to 4% turnover growth for the shops and service points this year.
Viru Keskus continues to maintain its strong lead position among the shopping centres in Estonia in both visitor numbers and the results of shopping centres, i.e. turnover rate per square meter. According to Colliers International Estonia, the turnover rate per square meter in Viru Keskus notably exceeds even the results of the 5 best shopping centres in Helsinki and Riga.