Describes how widely e-Commerce is used, the primary sectors that sell through e-commerce, and how much product/service in each sector is sold through e-commerce versus brick-and-mortar retail. Includes what a company needs to know to take advantage of e-commerce in the local market and , reputable, prominent B2B websites.
Last Published: 11/6/2018

Due to slow internet speeds and high connectivity costs, eCommerce has not significantly penetrated the Lebanese market.  Nevertheless, eCommerce ventures have emerged in retail fashion, food and beverage, banking, electronics, and ticketing.  eCommerce platforms accept credit cards and cash upon delivery.

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