New Outlet Mall Opens Near Narita Airport

New outlet mall opens near Narita airportA new outlet mall opened Friday in Shisui, Chiba Prefecture, targeting not only people in the greater Tokyo area but foreign tourists as well.

Shisui Premium Outlets, run by Mitsubishi Estate-Simon Co., is located about 12 kilometers southwest of Narita International Airport and has 121 stores, including eight foreign brands that have opened their first outlet stores in Japan.

The 200,000-square-meter mall has a currency exchange counter and a flight information board for foreign tourists.

Mitsubishi Estate-Simon is a joint venture between Mitsubishi Estate Co. and U.S. shopping mall developer Simon Property Group Inc.