Ecommerce in Scandinavia
Scandinavia is a region in Northern Europe. It consists of Norway, Sweden and Denmark. These countries, together with Finland and Iceland, also form the Nordic countries. Ecommerce in Scandinavia has its own characteristics, which can be found on this page.
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Scandinavia is known for its beautiful landscapes consisting of fjords, mountains and lakes. But it’s also praised for its good economy and the high standard of living. And to top it all, people from Norway, Sweden and Denmark are often among the happiest people in the world!
Scandinavia, bit of a remote area in Europe
When it comes to ecommerce in Scandinavia however, there’s still a lot of unused potential. But it’s also not a very easy region to quickly gain success with your ecommerce company. Scandinavia is a bit of a remote area in Europe, surrounded by the Norwegian Sea, the North Sea, the Baltic Sea and the Gulf of Bothnia. Norway and Sweden are connected with Finland, while Denmark also shares a border with Germany.
Ecommerce in Norway
A PostNord study shows that ecommerce consumers in Norway said they spent about 4.92 billion euros online in 2018. To read more about the Norwegian online retail industry, please check out our information page about ecommerce in Norway.
Ecommerce in Sweden
Sweden has the biggest ecommerce industry in the whole of Scandinavia and even the Nordics. Ecommerce consumers in Sweden are expected to spend a total value of 16.86 billion euros online in 2019. To read more about the Swedish online retail industry, please check out our information page about ecommerce in Sweden.
Ecommerce in Denmark
Ecommerce in Denmark is expected to be worth 19.5 billion euros in 2019. It’s the second largest ecommerce market in the Nordics and in Scandinavia, only Sweden has a bigger ecommerce industry. To read more about the Danish online retail industry, please check out our information page about ecommerce in Denmark.