Ecommerce Facts & Figures of Mexico

Introduction to Mexico

Mexico is a federal republic in North America. It has a population of 130 million people and its capital is Mexico City. The official language is Spanish and widely spoken foreign language'is English. Mexico has a GDP of $987.3 billion USD, which represents a GDP per capita of $7,993 in 2017.


  • 130 million people
  • GDP of $987.3 billion USD
  • 3.6% unemployed
  • Inflation of 2.8%


Ecommerce in Mexico

In 2017, the Mexican B2C ecommerce turnover grew by 26.21% to $4.8 billion USD. Mexico had an online population of 41.7 million people who were aged 15 and older. Of the total online population, 16.2 million bought something online in 2015. The average spending per eShopper was €819 in this year.


B2C Ecommerce Turnover $4.8 billion USD
B2C Ecommerce growth 26.21%
Online population 41.7 million
Number of eShoppers 16.2 million


Tips for ecommerce in Mexico

Before trading in Mexico, we recommend visiting the Q&A Online Taxes and VAT in Mexico page.


The Mexican Online Sales Association, AMVO

AMVO is a non-profit organisation that supports the development and competitive market of online merchants in Mexico. It performs research projects, training and events to connect online merchants and share knowledge and best practices. For more information, visit

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