A Pentagonal Mart, a complex resembling the Pentagon in the US, has become the largest vacant building in Shanghai, China. Barely any person can be caught sight of in this colossal building. The Shanghai Pentagonal Mart, which was completed in 2009 with a total area of about 500,000 sq. meters, has been left behind vacant mainly because of its location and its confusing inner structures.
An aerial photo taken on January 16, 2016 shows the Shanghai Pentagonal Mart left vacant, which is located in the Pudong District.
The colossal Shanghai Pentagonal Mart is vacant, except a small part of its peripheral building is seen in use on January 16, 2016.
A photo taken on January 16, 2016 shows the inside of the Shanghai Pentagonal Mart, which is almost vacant.
Local people shop for imported goods at some parts of the Shanghai Pentagonal Mart that are in operation, which is located in the Pudong District of Shanghai on January 16, 2016.
Source: China Radio International's English Service