Contract IKEA Alicante are signed

IKEA to open in Alicante in 2014

The Mayor has said the deal is done despite unfavourable reports on the site at Rabasa

Mayor of Alicante, Sonia Castedo, has said that IKEA will be opening its doors in the city in 2014. She said that the Swedish multinational would be located at Rabasa, and that the deal ‘is already done’.

Construction is to start in the Spring of next year and the doors will open in 2014. She told Onda Cero radio that it was IKEA who chose the site, and underlined that the two unfavourable reports on the location from the Ministry for Development, and the CHJ Júcar Water Board, ‘have a solution’