The biggest player in the Emirian eCommerce Market is amazon.ae. The store had a revenue of US$142 million in 2019. It is followed by awok.com with US$105 million revenue and apple.com with US$94 million revenue. Altogether, the top three stores account for 10% of online revenue in in the United Arab Emirates.
Store rankings are based on every store that generates revenue in in the United Arab Emirates. These stores can either have a national focus and only sell in their main country or operate on a global scale. For this evaluation, only revenue created in in the United Arab Emirates was considered.
One of the fastest-growing stores in the Emirian market is centrepointstores.com. The store achieved sales of about US$28.1 million in 2019. Its revenue growth amounted to 44% in the previous year.
Digital Market Outlook by Statista
The Digital Market Outlook presents up-to-date figures on markets of the digital economy. The comparable key figures are based on extensive analyses of relevant indicators from the areas of society, economy, and technology.
Market expansion in in the United Arab Emirates is expected to continue over the next few years, as indicated by the Statista Digital Market Outlook. It has been predicted that the compound annual growth rate (CAGR 19-23) for the next four years will be 3%. Compared to the year-over-year growth of 4%, this decrease suggests a moderately flooded market. Another indicator of market saturation is the online penetration of 89% in in the United Arab Emirates; in other words, 89% of the Emirian population have bought at least one product online in 2019.
Five categories are considered by ecommerceDB. Fashion is the largest segment in in the United Arab Emirates and accounts for 29% of the eCommerce revenue in in the United Arab Emirates. This is followed by Electronics & Media with 26%, Toys, Hobby & DIY with 23%, Furniture & Appliances with 11% and Food & Personal Care with the remaining 11%.