Plan for Shanghai Disney Expanded, Park Scheduled to Open in 2015

Shanghai Shendi, the Chinese parnter of Walt Disney in the Shanghai Disney under construction, recently announed that the scale of the theme park has been further expanded. Now the target for the park is to accommodate 10 million visitors within the first year of the park's opening.

Located in Chuanshan Township, Pudong, Shanghai, the new park will occupy approximately 5 square kilometers of land. Coming with the park is a resort and vacation center. This will be the second Disney theme park in China, which comes after the one located in Hong Kong.

Construction of the Shanghai Disney started in 2011. It is scheduled to open in 2015.