Ecommerce Report: The Netherlands 2019

Ecommerce Report: The Netherlands 2019

Ecommerce Report: The Netherlands 2019 (free) provides a brief overview of the state of ecommerce in The Netherlands. This report has been published by the Ecommerce Foundation with hand-selected data that will help both domestic and international retailers evaluate their potential for success in the Dutch ecommerce market. Moreover, The Netherlands is a small country with a strong logistical infrastructure, and its economy is healthy and growing. Ecommerce, both nationally and cross-border, is on the rise.


Topics and Scope
The report is split into 5 main chapters

  • Introduction: The Netherlands
  • Infrastructure and Logistics
  • E-commerce Landscape
  • Dutch Consumers
  • About the Report

Did you know?

  • Dutch GDP is expected to increase in 2019
  • The Netherlands ranks 6th in Logistics Performance
  • B2C ecommerce turnover to reach almost 25 billion euros
  • Over 84% of the online population is forecasted to shop online in 2019
  • Most Dutch consumers shop online for the ease of ordering at home (49%)
  • iDEAL is still the most popular payment method by far
  • continues to dominate the Dutch ecommerce market
  • Dutch consumers are making more cross-border online purchases every year
  • Most consumers abandon a shopping cart due to too high delivery costs
  • Internet users (2018): 95%

Optional: Get the extended report

The extended Ecommerce Report: The Netherlands 2019 (paid-version) is available on


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Document type: Research Study

Publication date: 21-03-2019

Number of pages: 34


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