Land size: 27,062㎡, Total floor space of the building: 64,902㎡, Number of shops in the building: 3,825.
This market is the distribution arm of the cloth and clothing manufacturing industry that is core to Daegu. Daegu has developed the brands of Seomun Market, which is one of the three main markets of the Joseon Dynasty, held Seomun Market Festivals, installed a foot bridge, formed an outdoor lounge, and published PR booklets in Korean, English and Japanese, in order to establish it as a tourism and shopping attraction, as well as to develop tourism products of Daegu. With such diverse plans, it is attempting to attract foreign shoppers, while creating a night tourism and shopping destination.
Chilseong Market is composed of seven separate markets including the Gyeongmyeong Market that was established during the Japanese Occupation, as well as the Chilseong, Daeseong and Samseong Markets that were established after the 70s. Within the market is an apple market that specializes in the auctioning of apples, making it possible to purchase high quality apples at low prices.