Czech online sales seen growing to EUR 1.9bn in 2013.

By bne IntelliNews May 22, 2013

Sales of Czech online shops are expected to rise to CZK 50bn (EUR 1.9bn) this year, CTK news agency reported citing data from the Association for Electronic Commerce (APEK). According to earlier released data by APEK, online sales in the country increased by 16% y/y to CZK 43bn in 2012. APEK attributed the increase mainly due to the higher number of Czechs buying products online while the average annual spending per person fell to CZK 9,280 in 2012 from CZK 11,695. The lower average spending reflected falling prices of electronics, according to E-commerce study made by marketing company Effectix.com.

Czech buy online mainly computers, notebooks and hardware (47%), clothing and footwear (45%), discount vouchers (38%), mobile phones and mobile communication equipment (36%), tickets (36%), sports clothing and equipment (35%) and white goods (34%).

Related Articles

IPO of Romanian telco RCS&RDS reportedly planned for May

A group of shareholders of Romanian diversified telecoms group RCS&RDS want to sell 20%-30% of the group’s shares in an IPO, Ziarul Financiar daily reported. The IPO is expected to take place ... more

Bulgaria’s Vivacom reportedly to buy minority stake in parent for €43mn

Bulgarian Telecommunications Company (BTC), the country’s largest telecom firm by revenue that operates under the brand name Vivacom, is reportedly planning to acquire a stake of between 10% and ... more

Romanian software producer Bitdefender takes over French peer Profil Technology

Romanian security technology company Bitdefender has acquired its French peer Profil Technology as part of its expansion strategy on the corporate segment.  The terms of the deal were not ... more

Register here to continue reading this article and 2 more for free or purchase 12 months full website access including the bne Magazine for just $119/year.

Already a subscriber or registered - click here to recover access.

If you a IntelliNews Pro user - click here to login.

Thank you. Please complete your registration by confirming your email address.
A confirmation email has been sent to the email address you provided.

To continue viewing our content you need to complete the registration process.

Please look for an email that was sent to with the subject line "Confirmation bne IntelliNews access". This email will have instructions on how to complete registration process. Please check in your "Junk" folder in case this communication was misdirected in your email system.

Already a subscriber or registered - click here to recover access.

If you a IntelliNews Pro user - click here to login.

If you have any questions please contact us at sales@intellinews.com

Subscribe to bne IntelliNews website and magazine

Subscribe to bne IntelliNews website and monthly magazine, the leading source of business, economic and financial news and commentary in emerging markets.

Your subscription includes:
  • Full access to the bne content daily news and features on the website
  • Newsletters direct to your mailbox
  • Print and digital subscription to the monthly bne magazine
  • Digital subscription to the weekly bne newspaper

Already a subscriber or registered - click here to recover access.

If you a IntelliNews Pro user - click here to login.

bne IntelliNews
$119 per year

All prices are in US dollars net of applicable taxes.

If you have any questions please contact us at sales@intellinews.com

Register for free to read bne IntelliNews Magazine. You'll receive a free digital subscription.

Already a subscriber or registered - click here to recover access.

If you a IntelliNews Pro user - click here to login.

Thank you. Please complete your registration by confirming your email address.
A confirmation email has been sent to the email address you provided.

IntelliNews Pro offers daily news updates delivered to your inbox and in-depth data reports.
Get the emerging markets newswire that financial professionals trust.

"No day starts for my team without IntelliNews Pro" — UBS

Thank-you for requesting an IntelliNews Pro trial. Our team will be in contact with you shortly.

Dismiss