JAN 14, 2021
Germany, a relatively resilient economy, was the only one of the five major markets to see even a modest rise in overall retail sales in 2020, at 1.0%. At the same time, ecommerce grew by 21.9%, to €86.50 billion ($96.86 billion). France saw ecommerce sales climb to €65.91 billion ($73.80 billion). Overall, ecommerce claimed an estimated 14.2% of retail sales in these five countries.