Address: Jl. Kapasan, Sidodadi, Simokerto, City of SBY, East Java 60141
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Opening hours: 09.00 – 15.00
Buddy Traveler again we discuss the life of trading in the City of Heroes, the City of Surabaya in the province of East Java.
This city is full of charms that are always interesting to explore, ranging from history, city development, culinary delights, tourist attractions, class hotels, and so on.
The city of Surabaya has dozens of traditional markets, markets for electronic goods and cellphones (handphone / HP), also the market garment that famous to various areas outside the city of Surabaya and perhaps the world.
Among them are Pasar Atom and Pasar Kapasan which are known as wholesale centers for wholesalers of clothes sellers from various regions.
Well, let’s just get on with it review about the Kapasan market, one of the largest wholesale markets in Surabaya.
The market manager is PD Pasar Surya (PDPS), one of the BUMDs in Surabaya which is engaged in managing traditional markets.
Surya Kapasan Surabaya Market is one of the wholesale markets On line which has a large enough area.
Surya Kapasan Market is also the most popular market and is visited by many sellers of new clothes (reseller), distributors or soupplier local and out of town clothes as the main target to buy or wholesale wholesale.
Visitors will start arriving even before the many shops have opened. Kapasan Market starts operating at 6 am and closes around 4 pm.
This market is almost never lonely, every day it is always busy with frenetic transactions between sellers and buyers.
In the Kapasan Market, there are various goods, especially clothes for various ages, ranging from children to adults.
Various fashion casual clothes that are trending in Korean style, jackets, religious clothes such as robes, headscarves and so on.
Even sheets to towels are all sold here at guaranteed cheap and very affordable prices so that they can be resold at a higher price and get an adequate profit.
Can imagine Isn’t that the market filled with clothes, t-shirts, pants with a distinctive aroma from the shop? This market is also very prone to fires. The slightest error that causes fire, then one market is finished.
Buddy Traveler, Pasar Kapasan has a very strategic location. Where is the location about 200 meters to the east from the T-junction point of the Kampung Seng-Kapasan highway.
Close enough if you come from Bojonegoro. When viewed on the map the market is located right in the Jl. Kapasan, Sidodadi, Simokerto, City of SBY, East Java.
This market is located in the Chinatown area which is known as the center of a major economic turnover in Surabaya, which is on Jalan Kapasan, Simokerto.
In addition, the location of this market is also close to the Japanese flower market, which is also well known.
Kapasan Market is the largest wholesale market and wholesale center in Eastern Indonesia, precisely in the city of Surabaya.
You need to know, the Kapasan Market has a building area of 16,491 m². total stand those in it reached nearly 1500 while those who traded nearly 800 people.
Every day many buyers who come from inside and outside the city and even outside the island deliberately come to shop at this market.
Talking about price competition, here it is also quite tight because the purchases are not retailed, aka you can only buy wholesale. Understandably, because the average buyer is a trader who will sell their goods back to other stores or reseller.
Well, this market consists of 3 floors. For those who want to find traditional items, please go directly to the ground floor of the Kapasan Market.
Above it, on the 1st floor, there are many shops that are the center of wholesale clothing, be it hem, negligee, t-shirts, pants, jewelery, food packaging, accessories, and so on.
On the top floor, offers more formal items, for example shirts, jackets, trousers, Muslim clothing such as robes, headscarves, koko shirts, toddler and school supplies, and so on.
Buddy Traveler, why are the prices of goods in this market classified as so cheap? So, want to know the answer?
So, the city of Surabaya has the port of Tanjung Perak which is still active and is often used as a stopover for merchant ships from all over the world.
So don’t be surprised if there is a sales center for various goods (especially various kinds of clothing) with a price range that tends to be much cheaper.
If you are a merchant, you will definitely be wondering, how cheap are the prices of the clothes there and are the goods of high quality?
There is a wide range of products available here with varying levels of quality and prices to suit, but obviously cheaper when compared to other places.
Kapasan market is very interesting, visitors will easily get cheap goods and freely choose various kinds of quality variants of goods.
The variety of goods and very friendly prices are the main attraction for the customers reseller small and large to hunt various kinds of clothes in the Kapasan Surabaya market.
It is undeniable that the Kapasan Market has such great appeal. Its location is very strategic and its cleanliness is also considered by the manager.
However, for those of you who only want to buy one or two clothes, this market is not the place, because here goods are sold on a wholesale system, buyers cannot buy at retail.
All products related to clothes are sold here, for example, pants jeans, veils for Muslim women (hijab), blouses, school uniforms, women’s clothing, shirts, t-shirts and so on.
This is very beneficial for you reseller with various clothing targets but in one place.
This market is located in the economic center of Surabaya, precisely in the Chinatown area, on Jalan Kapasan, Simokerto and adjacent to the Kembang Jepun market.
One of the reasons that many visitors come here is because of its strategic location that allows buyers to come from all over.
Around the Kapasan Market area there are also views that are no less interesting, you know. Suitable for those of you who like to hunt photos.
You can get a very simple, cheap, but fantastic image. An example is the becak, a traditional means of transportation that is still frequently used by Indonesians.
But don’t be surprised, we will see signs along the street in front of the market, as a sign prohibiting pedicabs from entering or parking.
Even though the ban has been made, there are still many pedicabs parked right in front of the market to wait for passengers.
Seeing the condition of the Market which is a major sales center for goods garment then there’s nothing wrong with reading some tips on shopping at the Kapasan market.
- Always start by making a purchase plan. Given the large number of goods available at the Kapasan Market. Need to create list items to be purchased.
- Get to know the price in the market first to minimize it budget and maximize goods. You can find a lot of information on the internet.
- Prepare physically well, because you will surround a large market and will carry large quantities of goods.
- Be selective about cheap wholesale clothes sellers, don’t be fooled by sweet talk but prove it with the quality of the goods sold and the responsibility they provide.
- If you are a person who has never bought goods at all, don’t buy directly on a large scale, friend.
- Be wise in starting something, just to try, it’s better to buy on a small scale to test the quality of goods.
- Looking for acquaintances supplier goods and see the services of the clothes seller or kiosk you’re interested in.
Route to Location
The route to Pasar Surya Kapasan from Sidotopo Station can be reached in approximately 20 minutes via Jl. Sidotopo Wetan and Jl. Kenjeran.
From the direction of Ria Kenjeran beach or from the Suramadu bridge, you will pass an intersection.
From the Kenjeran main road, continue to the west, after passing a red light you can see the Kapasan market with a plaque written “Pasar Kapasan”. There are also many clothing shops in front of this market you know. All for hunting fashion.
If you take public transportation, then angkot is the easiest to get to the market. Because transportation can be found at the base located in the Kapas Krampung area.
With an image code letter R just get on from the West Kalimas area and get off at Jalan Kapasan. If your position is from the Benowo area, you can take an angkot with a letter code IM Benowo – Simokerto immediately got off at the Kapasan Market.
If you go there on Sundays and bring a private vehicle, you will certainly look for a parking space, right? It’s not difficult, across the street there is a vehicle park.
But if you go there on Sundays, it is possible that parking in front of the shop is prohibited because it will block clothing shops in front of the market.
Parking is guaranteed safe and parking attendants are also friendly, typical of arek Surabaya. So, what are you waiting for, friend?
Still confused or worried about going to this Kapasan market? Never again. Come on, let’s visit the Kapasan market, as well as take some photos to promote this market!