News Asia-Pacific Remains Global Leader in B2C E-Commerce Sales

A new report from Germany-based secondary market research specialist, titled �Asia-Pacific B2C E-Commerce Market 2019� tells of the continued growth of digital commerce in the world�s largest online retail market. Y�cel Yelken, CEO & Founder of, shares: �In 2019, Asia-Pacific�s E-Commerce sales are projected to increase by one-quarter, helping this region maintain the world�s number one position by online retail market size.�

Hamburg, Germany, October 04, 2019 --( Asia-Pacific is the world�s top region in online retail sales

Asia-Pacific is the global leader in E-Commerce market size, being home to two out of the top five countries ranking the highest in the world by online retail sales. China alone accounts for more than one-half of global E-Commerce revenues as of 2019, according to the figures cited in the report. Other leaders include Japan and South Korea. India is also catching up, with one of the fastest growing E-Commerce markets worldwide. Another growth driver is Southeast Asia, where digital commerce has significant room for growth due to currently low penetration rates.

Top trends and players in Asia-Pacific�s E-Commerce

The key online shopping trends in Asia-Pacific are M-Commerce, cross-border online retail and social commerce. Some markets, including China and South Korea, have already achieved over a 50% penetration rate of mobile commerce sales, the report reveals. The top two digital commerce leaders in Asia-Pacific are Alibaba Group and, both based in China. Further major players include, Rakuten, Coupang, Flipkart, Woolworths, and others.

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