LT: 29% of Internet users buy online in Lithuania.

By bne IntelliNews July 14, 2011
A survey conducted by a market research company Rait indicates that of all the people using Internet in Lithuania, 29% indicated that they make purchases online, which indicates 12pp y/y increase. The survey was conducted in May, with total of 1,000 respondents surveyed. 67% of all the respondents indicated that they are using Internet, of which 69% indicated that they are not making purchases online. Among the people that make purchases on the Internet, 42% indicated that they buy more often on the Internet than a year ago, 24% make the same amount of purchases as last year, and 17% make less purchases on the Internet. Inga Nausediene, head of the company, indicated that online commerce has been growing very fast due to cheaper prices on the Internet and growth in number of e-commerce shops. The survey indicates that the profile of a respondent that makes purchases on the Internet is 25-34 years old, urban dwellers, with income of more than LTL 1,100 (EUR 320) per household member.

Related Articles

EE: Estonian Air records EUR 49.2mn loss in 2012.

Estonian national airline Estonian Air recorded net loss of EUR 49.2mn in 2012, up from net loss of EUR 17.3mn in 2011. Operating loss amounted to EUR 35.8mn in 2012. Revenues of the company ... more

LT: Malsena acquires Latvian flour manufacturer Rigas Dzirnavieks.

Lithuanian flour manufacturer Malsena announced that it has acquired Latvian flour manufacturer Rigas Dzirnavieks. The company indicates that with the acquisition it will become the largest flour ... more

EE: Estonian Air to return excess Embraer airplanes.

Estonian national airline Estonian Air announced that it agreed to pay penalties for returning two excess Embraer E190 aircrafts to the manufacturer. The company has started restructuring and ... more

Notice: Undefined index: subject_id in /var/www/html/application/controllers/IndexController.php on line 335