The year-on-year share of e-shops on retail sales increased by 3,4 %

Published: 26.05.2021 Related countries:  United Kingdom United Kingdom

In the 2020 the turnover of products sold over the internet in Czech Republic reached a value of 196 billion CZK, which is a total share of 16,2 % on the whole value of retail sector.

The number of employees directly in e-shops hit almost 75 000 in the last year and the next 30 000 employees worked for the downstream service providers. The number of e-shops grew by 6 % and reached the total number of 49 500 e-shops based on the data. The most used payment method was directly by card with over 46,5 % users choosing this while e-shopping. As some of the main advantages of e-shops people have mostly mentioned time saving, better prices, the availability to order from anywhere and comfort delivery.