Belgian e-commerce reaches record EUR 8.2 bln in 2015

Thursday 10 March 2016 | 10:30 CET | News
E-commerce in Belgium grew to a record EUR 8.2 billion in 2015, according to industry group Becommerce. An estimated 75 percent of Belgians aged 15 or older bought something online in the fourth quarter of 2015. In total, 80.9 million purchases were made over the internet last year, for an average amount of EUR 102. As a result, the online channel accounted for 14 percent of sales in Belgium. Around a quarter (28%) of purchases were for services, and 72 percent for goods, while in terms of revenue, services took 56 percent of sales and goods 44 percent. 

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