Leuven 06.06.2017

E-commerce in Belgium – Q1 2017

For the first time, e-commerce in Wallonia grows faster than in Flanders.

Online spendings in Wallonia during the first quarter of 2017 increased by more than 10 percent compared to the same period last year. In Flanders the increase was set to 4.5 percent, bringing Belgian online spendings for this first quarter of 2017 to 2.44 billion euros. The Belgian remains a fan of online shopping. Especially services like airline tickets and accommodation remain extremely popular online.

The BeCommerce Market Monitor is an initiative of BeCommerce, executed by GfK and sponsored by Google, PostNL and Worldline. The full report is available for free for members of BeCommerce or can be purchased via GfK.

Read the full press release and have a look at the infographic for more insights on e-commerce in Belgium!

The BeCommerce Market Monitor Press Release in Dutch

The BeCommerce Market Monitor Press Release in French

BeCommerce Market Monitor - Infographic Q1