The act of selection, purchasing and returning goods has become a 24/7 cycle in the age of e-commerce driven marketplace today. The future of e-commerce is promising and growing international markets have many strong contenders. With personalized and social media shopping picking up speed, online Ads costing more and the competition in the marketplace rising, we have listed the Top 10 E-commerce Marketplace in 2019 where your customers are looking to buy and where your business should be selling!
Whether you are a young artist looking to put your creative designs in the market or a wholesaler looking to compete in a populated market, this article will help you get a better insight at the online marketplace in 2019 for your business needs.
Alibaba is the leader on the Asian E-commerce marketplace offering all three that is: B2B, B2C, and C2C e-commerce solutions and services. Alibaba also operates another online e-commerce marketplace. Alibaba allows you to sell to over 190 countries starting with a free membership subscription to a gold one depending on your products and business requirements.
Amazon remains to this day the world’s largest retailer in the B2C business for books, clothing, electronics, music and much more! Amazon allows third-party sellers to set up selling through Amazon marketplace which has a local marketplace of its own in 10 countries and worldwide shipping. With over 300million+ active users, Amazon charges 40US$ for a monthly plan in the US with variable additional fees for other services.
When it comes to selling products for auction, or at a fixed price and selling second-hand products, eBay is your go global and trusted B2B and B2C e-commerce marketplace. With local sites in over 30 countries and 221million monthly visits on eBay.com, this marketplace comes very close to Amazon with very good competition and reach to target a global customer base.
4. Google Express & Google Shopping.
Google is the internet giant and with its advanced reach, services and insights, Google Express and Google Shopping both in its own unique way are reaching millions of customers to compete with Amazon.
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Rakuten is Japan’s leading B2B and B2C marketplace selling Japanese products all over the world. The main markets for this e-commerce giant are Japan, South Korea, and China. With nearly 100 million members and the assurance of quality in Japanese products and services, Rakuten is major player in the Asian marketplace for 2019.
The largest Chinese marketplace selling products online including home appliances and electronics both in terms of sales volume and revenue, Jd.com provides B2C e-commerce services in both the US and China. Having presence in two of world’s leading countries and over 507+ monthly visit this e-commerce website is here to stay and grow in 2019.
If your business is targeting the African market then Jumia is your answer. It is Africa’s leading e-commerce online market with over 1.2 billion customers and sells to over 14 countries in Africa. The price varies with your business needs and Jumia also offers affiliate benefits and great support for your business.
The marketplace for businesses dealing with art and design products. From unique handmade design to vintage goods, Etsy sells globally with a multivendor reach and a 52 million+ active user/month reach.
From an online deals website to a marketplace, this Australian e-commerce marketplace offers sales all over Australia with over 2million weekly users. It is definitely going to be a gamechanger for your business in the Australian customer base in 2019. Another major Australian leader in the e-commerce marketplace offering a wide variety of products to an industrial and mining level is Graysonline.
The leader in e-commerce retail as well as B2B sales, Shopify Marketplace and its App as well as Shopify Exchange is a great place to start and continue an online e-commerce business. It offers excellent plug-ins, support and package deals for small businesses allowing expandable growth all in one place.
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