Sichuan Province Shopping Guide
Hours:Open Daily 9am - 9pm
Address:No. 1 Qingjiang Zhong Road
The German owned METRO cash & carry superstore has landed in Chengdu. They offer wholesale (bulk) goods, including many Western brand products. Those with families or teachers and students living in Chengdu could certainly consider stocking up on preferred goods at METRO.
By now I hope you have guessed that Tailor & Costume Street in Chengdu is a great spot for tailor-made clothing and fun costume shopping. The rumor of the ability to buy cheap, but good quality suits, formal wear, etc in China is in fact true. Even travelers who don't speak a word of Chinese should not be worried about the language barrier.
Address:Xiyi Xiang, close to Tianfu Square
Tucked in a back alley of Chengdu’s bustling business district, you can find a taste of true Chinese culture at the Ran Fang Jie street market. Around the corner you will find plenty of familiar Western brand names. However, if you wish to practice your bargaining skills and find the cheap goods that China is famous for, then empty your backpack and head here.
Address:F9, 6 YiDu Road
Address:4F, Futian Building, Beizhan Dongyi Lu
On the south side of the North Railway Station you'll find the vast He Hua Chi wholesale market. The market is so big that even cab drivers aren't really sure where to drop you off. The bulk of the stores are on the east side of Renmin Beilu.
Address:No. 59 East Renmin Road
Another Branch is at: 19 South Renmin Road, Section 4(人民南路四段 19 号) , phone Number is +86 (0)28 8523 2109
Address:Tidu Jie, Jinjiang Dist.
Don't rush, think carefully for a minute before you just go ahead and assume what you will find at cell phone street. Ready? OK.... it's cell phones. Foreign students, English teachers, and businessmen alike all need cell phones. Bring a Chinese friend to help you sort out the phone and contract details and head for Tidujie.
Address:No. 55-223 Dongyu Street, Tianfu Square
Address:Renmin Nanlu & the South 1st Ring Road
Computer City extends the entire way between Kehua Beilu (科华北路）and Renmin Nanlu (人民南路）on the south 1st ring road (南一环路). At either end of the street there are large electronics department stores selling absolutely anything having to do with computers, cameras, and cell phones.
Address:No. 10 Xinguang Road
Other Branches in Chengdu:
Carrefour Guang Hua Store 家乐福光华店 TianYi Garden, ErHuan Road, Section 2 (二环路西2段天邑花园) +86 (0)28 8734 2266
Carrefour Shuang Zi Qiao Store 家乐福双子桥店 No. 162 Datiankan Road (锦江区大田坎街162号) +86 (0)28 8446 0285
Carrefour BabaoJie Store 家乐福八宝街店 No. 1 Babaojie Road (八宝街1号) +86 (0)28 8625 4735