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August 9, 2013

E commerce Sales Tops $1 Trillion , Asia set to replace US as no 1



Move over North America, its time to make room for Asia pacific as the number 1 in online commerce marketplaceAccording to eMarketer 2013 iswill see sales increase by more than 30% to over $433 billion—or more than one-third of all global B2C ecommerce sales.

Although b2b E commerce Sales in North America grew 14% to a respectable $364.66 billion in 2012, but that was not enough to stop Asia Pacific as the no 1 B2C marketplace.

In comparison B2C ecommerce sales in Asia-Pacific grew more than 33% to $332.46 billion in 2012. This year, the region will see sales increase by more than 30% to over $433 billion—or more than one-third of all global B2C ecommerce sales. 

This year, b2c online sales will grow 18.3% to $1.298 trillion worldwide, eMarketer estimates, as Asia-Pacific surpasses North America to become the world's No. 1 market for B2C ecommerce sales." .

But despite strong growth, North America’s share of global sales will drop from 33.5% last year to 31.5% in 2013 as Asia-Pacific surges ahead. B2C ecommerce sales in Asia-Pacific grew more than 33% to $332.46 billion in 2012. 

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