25: Percentage increase in retail rents at Sydney’s Pitt Street Mall in the 12 months leading to September 2014.
2.4%: Rise in prime retail rents across the globe in the 12 months leading to September 2014.
77: Percentage of consumers who want to shop for local products at airport retail spaces.
17,700 square meters, or 190,500 square feet: Average size of U.S. and Canada centers, the smallest in the world.
75: Percentage of global consumers who look for specific items online.
$3,500: Rent per square foot on New York’s upper Fifth Avenue.
758: Number of shopping centers to be built in the U.S. through 2016, with 31 percent of this construction in California, Texas and Florida.
$37.9 billion: Global retail transactions in the first quarter of 2014, up 42 percent year-over-year.
$20.6 billion: Total retail investment volume for the U.S. in the first quarter of 2014, a 153 percent increase year-over-year.
39.6 billion euros, or $48.7 billion: Value of retail assets traded across Europe in 2013.
52,700 square meters, or 567,300 square feet: Average size of Asia’s shopping centers, the largest in the world.
42: Percentage of consumers worldwide who use social networking sites for product feedback.
17.6 million square meters, or 189.4 million square feet: Shopping-center space in France, Europe’s largest market.
17.5 million square meters, or 188.4 million square feet: Shopping-center space in Russia, Europe’s second-largest market.
924.5 million square meters, or 9.95 billion square feet: Global shopping-center gross leasable area in 2014.
35,590: Number of shopping centers in the U.S.
7,178: Number of shopping centers in Europe.
1,591: Number of shopping centers currently in Asia.
1,831: Number of new shopping centers to be built through 2016 around the globe.
30: Percentage of consumers around the world who use their mobile phones to compare prices and product details.
Every 16 days: Frequency that consumers use shopping-center apps.
54: Percentage of consumers worldwide who travel to shopping destinations by car.
855 million square feet: Gross leasable area to be added through 2016 around the world.
53.2 million square meters, or 572.6 million square feet: Gross leasable area to be added through 2016 in Asia alone.
230,000 square meters, or 2.5 million square feet: Size of Moscow’s Avia Park, Europe’s largest mall.
100: Number of new shopping centers developed in Russia in the past two years.
Sources: Cushman & Wakefield, CBRE, Real Capital Analytics (RCA), MAPIC