The biggest player in the U.S. eCommerce Market is amazon.com. The store had a revenue of US$62.9 billion in 2018. It is followed by walmart.com with US$14.7 billion revenue and apple.com with US$9.9 billion revenue. Altogether, the top three stores account for 30% of online revenue in the United States.
Store rankings are based on every store that generates revenue in the United States. 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 the United States was considered.
One of the fastest-growing stores in the U.S. market is perigold.com. The store achieved sales of about US$37.4 million in 2018. Its revenue growth amounted to 620% 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 the United States 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 18-22) for the next four years will be 13%. Compared to the year-over-year growth of 15%, this decrease suggests a moderately flooded market. Another indicator of market saturation is the online penetration of 79% in the United States; in other words, 79% of the U.S. population have bought at least one product online in 2018.
Five categories are considered by ecommerceDB. Fashion is the largest segment in the United States and accounts for 27% of the eCommerce revenue in the United States. This is followed by Electronics & Media with 24%, Toys, Hobby & DIY with 23%, Furniture & Appliances with 18% and Food & Personal Care with the remaining 9%.
In the United States, UPS (United Parcel Service) is the most frequently offered delivery service provider among online stores. Of those stores that indicating which service they use to transport their goods, 53% cited UPS (United Parcel Service) as one of their providers. Moreover, USPS (United States Postal Service) and FedEx are among the top three shipping service companies offered by online retailers in the United States, at rates of 52% and 39%.
Shipping information is based on orders from the store's main country, which is defined as the one where the store generates most of its online revenue. In this case, it is the United States. Only stores that provide information about their shipping providers can be considered.
|#||Shipping service provider|
|1.||UPS (United Parcel Service)||53%|
|2.||USPS (United States Postal Service)||52%|