U.S. Amazon retail e-commerce sales 2014-2018, by product category

Amazon generates a significant portion of U.S. online retail revenues and is the local market leader in terms of retail e-commerce. In 2018, auto part sales through the online retailer amounted to 7.75 billion U.S. dollars. Electronics and appliances was the strongest revenue generator with almost 65.85 billion U.S. dollars in category sales. That year, total Amazon e-commerce sales (retail and subscriptions) in the United States amounted to 275 billion U.S. dollars at a 33.7 CAGR between 2014 and the most recently measured period.

Amazon retail e-commerce sales in the United States from 2014 to 2018, by product category

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Release date

October 2018


United States

Survey time period

2014 to 2018

Special properties

gross e-commerce sales

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