New Publication from yStats.com: Russia Takes the Lead in Europe as One of the Fastest Growing B2C E-Commerce Markets
yStats.com, a secondary market intelligence company from Hamburg, released a new publication “Russia B2C E-Commerce Market 2017” that focuses on key trends in Russian B2C E-Commerce such as the double-digit growth rate during 2016, spurred by improved rates of Internet and online shopper penetration, as well as the projection of significant growth of online retail sales for this year.
More than half of digital buyers in Russia were under 35 in 2016, reveals the yStats.com report. Online shopper penetration is highest amongst major cities, whereas rural areas lag behind. Out of the whole population, fewer than one-quarter of consumers purchased online in 2016, leaving only a one-digit share of retail sales coming from digital commerce, showcasing the vast room left for future development.
M-Commerce and cross-border purchasing is gaining popularity in Russia. Over half of Internet users accessed the Internet with a mobile phone in 2016, with many of them having used these devices to both research and make purchases. In particular, Chinese E-Commerce platform, AliExpress, is of high value to digital consumers in Russia due to its vast product range and lower prices. Nonetheless, local E-Commerce leaders like Wildberries, Lamoda, Eldorado, and Mvideo maintained a sales growth rate ranking above the market average.
For further information, see: https://www.ystats.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/2017.07.11_Product-Brochure-Order-Form_Russia-B2C-E-Commerce-Market-2017.pdf
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