In the first half of 2017 number of new stores fell by 3.5 times
118 000 square meters − record lows over the past few years, according to analysts at CBRE.
With more than half of the volume of new construction accounts for only three cities − Ekaterinburg, Artem and Perm, where the construction of distribution centers Federal retailer X5 Retail Group.
against the background of reducing supply on the market of the warehouse real estate experts say demand growth. Compared with the second half of 2016, it rose by 23%. The overall performance of the semester is close to the same period in 2014, when it was introduced only 128 thousand square meters, while demand amounted to 233 thousand "squares", marks RIA of the Estate with reference to the source at CBRE. Acutely felt the shortage of warehouse area of over 20,000 square meters in nine major regional centers of Russia.
− In the main regional markets, we face large deficit of quality warehouse space. This is primarily due to the low volume of speculative development over the past few years. At the same time, large Federal players form a steady demand for a large area. We are looking forward to new interesting projects both speculative construction, and for a given client − outlined the trends for Director of Department of warehouse and industrial premises of CBRE Anton Alyabyev.