E-commerce in the United Arab Emirates

Statistics report on e-commerce in the United Arab Emirates

E-commerce in the United Arab Emirates

This report presents figures about the e-commerce industry in the United Arab Emirates. It provides an overview on the regional market, key e-commerce figures in UAE, categories, online payments, as well as consumer behavior.

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Regional overview

  • Premium Statistic E-commerce share of total retail MENA 2022, by country or territory
  • Premium Statistic Quarterly global online shopper conversion rate 2023, by country and region
  • Premium Statistic Cross-border e-commerce sales share of supply chain companies 2023, by region
  • Premium Statistic Share of leading e-commerce website traffic sources MEA May 2022

UAE market

  • Premium Statistic QoQ retail economy consumer spending growth UAE Q1 2021-Q4 2022
  • Premium Statistic Non-retail economy consumer spending growth UAE Q1 2021-Q4 2022
  • Premium Statistic Value of retail e-commerce UAE 2020-2023
  • Premium Statistic E-commerce spending growth in the retail general category UAE Q1 2021-Q4 2022
  • Premium Statistic Market share of major online retailers UAE 2022

E-commerce categories

  • Premium Statistic Leading e-commerce segments UAE 2023, by market share
  • Premium Statistic Value of food e-commerce UAE 2020-2023
  • Premium Forecast Most popular categories for online purchases in the UAE 2023

Online payments

  • Premium Statistic Most popular online payment methods in the UAE 2023, by type
  • Premium Statistic Biggest international and domestic payment card schemes in the UAE 2016-2022
  • Premium Statistic Merchants who accept Apple Pay for online payments in 171 countries worldwide 2024
  • Premium Statistic Merchants who accept Mastercard for online payments in 196 countries worldwide 2024
  • Premium Statistic Merchants who accept PayPal for online payments in 165 countries worldwide 2024

Consumer behavior

  • Premium Forecast Attitudes towards online shopping in the UAE 2023
  • Premium Statistic Mobile commerce weekly usage in selected countries 2023
  • Premium Statistic Share of consumers wanting compressed commerce worldwide 2023, by country
  • Premium Statistic Global shoppers planning to purchase groceries online 2022
  • Premium Statistic Respondents from UAE preference for grocery shopping during Ramadan 2022

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