Ecommerce Growth Statistics

Ecommerce statistics continue to show that online shopping is growing exponentially year over year.

Key points to consider

Pure-Ecommerce believes and the statistics back us up, that there will be incredible growth in ecommerce and that makes taking advantage of one of our online business opportunities an ideal investment in your future.  Just consider the following:

  • The global retail market will reach $25.038 trillion in 2019, an increase of 4.5% and a slight acceleration in growth vs. the prior year, as reported by eMarketer. [eMarketer]
  • By 2021, the global ecommerce market is expected to approach $5 trillion, though growth rates will fall below the 20% threshold beginning in 2020. [eMarketer]
  • In 2021 global ecommerce is expected to hit $4.88 trillion, while in the U.S. it is forecast to reach $485 billion. [Statista]
  • Statistics show over 1 billion, approximately 40% of worldwide internet users, have bought products or goods online. [Statista]
  • On average, Millennials now make 54% of purchases online versus 49% of non-Millennials. [UPS]
  • 95% of online shoppers are between the ages of 18-74. Millennials (ages 18-34) account for approximately 30% of the online shopping population. Meanwhile, members of GenX (ages 35-54) account for 34% of the online shopping population, trailed by Boomers (ages 55-74), who are 31% of the online shopping population. [Verto Analytics]

Cyber Monday continues to dominate

  • U.S. online shoppers spent a record $7.869 billion on Cyber Monday 2018. This represented a 19.3% year-over-year increase from $6.595 billion in 2017. [Adobe Analytics]

  • Smartphones alone generated $2.2 billion in online sales, which is a 55.6% increase over Cyber Monday 2017. [Adobe Analytics]

  • Internet Retailer estimates e-commerce sales during the five-day period from Thanksgiving Day through Cyber Monday grew 19% to $22.55 billion, up from $18.90 billion in 2017. [Internet Retailer]

  • For the overall shopping period, defined as November through the end of December, Internet Retailer estimated shoppers spent $122.0 billion with online retailers. That’s a 17.4% increase from 2017. [Internet Retailer]

Cyber Monday continues to dominate retail sales

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Clearly, consumers will drive ecommerce into the future, especially where e-retail is concerned. In just a few short years, spending will be more profitable than ever, with mobile and social venues allowing consumers to shop at their convenience. For retailers, this means all utilizing all these tools – social networking, website optimization, and marketing.

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