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Outlook on the B2C E-commerce Global Market to 2026 - by Type, Application and Region

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Dublin, Nov. 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "B2C E-commerce Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2021-2026" report has been added to's offering.

The global B2C e-commerce market exhibited strong growth during 2015-2020. Looking forward, the publisher expects the market to grow at a CAGR of around 9% during 2021-2026. Keeping in mind the uncertainties of COVID-19, we are continuously tracking and evaluating the direct as well as the indirect influence of the pandemic on different end use industries. These insights are included in the report as a major market contributor.

Business-to-consumer (B2C) e-commerce refers to the process of selling goods and services between a business and end users over the Internet. It offers global reach, enables trackable marketing, reduces physical overheads, and assists in gathering real-time data. Consequently, companies worldwide are shifting towards e-commerce platforms for selling goods and attracting more consumers. Besides this, due to rapid digitization and the rising demand for medical services, B2C e-commerce is also finding applications in the healthcare sector for providing remote access to medical services and helping healthcare professionals make more informed decisions.

Factors like hectic lifestyles, inflating per capita incomes, increasing penetration of the Internet, rising utilization of smartphones, and the growing trend of fast fashion are escalating the demand for premium clothing and cosmetics through online portals. This represents one of the main factors influencing the market positively. Moreover, the advantages of B2C e-commerce services, such as convenience, 24/7 delivery, easy return policies, multiple payment options, and easy navigation of product categories, are increasing their adoption in the electronics, automotive, and travel and tourism industries worldwide.

Apart from this, with the sudden coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, governments of numerous countries announced a complete lockdown. This resulted in the temporary closure of brick-and-mortar stores and the increasing need for B2C e-commerce solutions across the globe. Additionally, various brands are adopting innovative marketing strategies, such as contests, giveaways, free add-ons, and loyalty and reward programs, to attract a wider consumer base. Furthermore, with the increasing influence of social media channels, B2C e-commerce is anticipated to witness growth as it allows small stores to collaborate with popular online portals.

Key Market Segmentation:

The publisher provides an analysis of the key trends in each sub-segment of the global B2C e-commerce market, along with forecasts at the global, regional and country level from 2021-2026. Our report has categorized the market based on region, type and application .

Breakup by Type:

  • B2C Retailers

  • Classifieds

Breakup by Application:

  • Automotive

  • Beauty and Personal Care

  • Consumer Electronics

  • Clothing and Footwear

  • Books and Stationery

  • Home Decor and Electronics

  • Travel and Tourism

  • Others

Breakup by Region:

  • North America

  • United States

  • Canada

  • Asia-Pacific

  • China

  • Japan

  • India

  • South Korea

  • Australia

  • Indonesia

  • Others

  • Europe

  • Germany

  • France

  • United Kingdom

  • Italy

  • Spain

  • Russia

  • Others

  • Latin America

  • Brazil

  • Mexico

  • Others

  • Middle East and Africa

Competitive Landscape:

The competitive landscape of the industry has also been examined along with the profiles of the key players being Alibaba Group Holding Limited, Inc., ASOS plc, Booking Holdings Inc., eBay Inc., Inc., Macy's Inc., Makemytrip Limited, Otto GmbH & Co KG, Rakuten Inc. and Walmart Inc.

Key Questions Answered in This Report:

  • How has the global B2C e-commerce market performed so far and how will it perform in the coming years?

  • What has been the impact of COVID-19 on the global B2C e-commerce market?

  • What are the key regional markets?

  • What is the breakup of the market based on the type?

  • What is the breakup of the market based on the application?

  • What are the various stages in the value chain of the industry?

  • What are the key driving factors and challenges in the industry?

  • What is the structure of the global B2C e-commerce market and who are the key players?

  • What is the degree of competition in the industry?

Key Topics Covered:

1 Preface

2 Scope and Methodology

3 Executive Summary

4 Introduction
4.1 Overview
4.2 Key Industry Trends

5 Global B2C E-commerce Market
5.1 Market Overview
5.2 Market Performance
5.3 Impact of COVID-19
5.4 Market Forecast

6 Market Breakup by Type
6.1 B2C Retailers
6.1.1 Market Trends
6.1.2 Market Forecast
6.2 Classifieds
6.2.1 Market Trends
6.2.2 Market Forecast

7 Market Breakup by Application
7.1 Automotive
7.1.1 Market Trends
7.1.2 Market Forecast
7.2 Beauty and Personal Care
7.2.1 Market Trends
7.2.2 Market Forecast
7.3 Consumer Electronics
7.3.1 Market Trends
7.3.2 Market Forecast
7.4 Clothing and Footwear
7.4.1 Market Trends
7.4.2 Market Forecast
7.5 Books and Stationery
7.5.1 Market Trends
7.5.2 Market Forecast
7.6 Home Decor and Electronics
7.6.1 Market Trends
7.6.2 Market Forecast
7.7 Travel and Tourism
7.7.1 Market Trends
7.7.2 Market Forecast
7.8 Others
7.8.1 Market Trends
7.8.2 Market Forecast

8 Market Breakup by Region

9 SWOT Analysis

10 Value Chain Analysis

11 Porters Five Forces Analysis

12 Price Analysis

13 Competitive Landscape
13.1 Market Structure
13.2 Key Players
13.3 Profiles of Key Players
13.3.1 Alibaba Group Holding Limited Company Overview Product Portfolio Financials SWOT Analysis
13.3.2 Inc. Company Overview Product Portfolio Financials SWOT Analysis
13.3.3 ASOS plc Company Overview Product Portfolio Financials
13.3.4 Booking Holdings Inc. Company Overview Product Portfolio
13.3.5 eBay Inc. Company Overview Product Portfolio Financials SWOT Analysis
13.3.6 Inc. Company Overview Product Portfolio Financials
13.3.7 Macy's Inc. Company Overview Product Portfolio Financials SWOT Analysis
13.3.8 Makemytrip Limited Company Overview Product Portfolio
13.3.9 Otto GmbH & Co KG Company Overview Product Portfolio SWOT Analysis
13.3.10 Rakuten Inc. Company Overview Product Portfolio
13.3.11 Walmart Inc. Company Overview Product Portfolio Financials SWOT Analysis

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