Country: Czech Republic
Official language: Czech
National Association (NA): APEK
Currency: Koruna (CZK)
Overview of Czechian e-commerce statistics
Online shoppers: 6.3 mn
Average spending per online shopper: €681
E-commerce turnover in 2015 (% of total turnover): 23.3%
Standard VAT-rate: 21%
Czechian online population
The Czech Republic’s population is of 10.5 million people, of which 83% uses the internet. 6.3 million of these internet users shop online. These online shoppers or e-shoppers on average spend €681 per year. The three main popular products are clothing, closely followed by households electronics and information technology.
The turnover for B2C e-commerce reached €4.3bn in 2015. The VAT-rate in the Czech Republic is 21%. Czech Republic is 6th on the world eGDP ranking.
- Webshops: 300+
- Website: www.apek.cz/
- Social Media:
Founded in 2006, Asociace pro elektronickou komerci (APEK) is an association of more than 300 companies and experts operating in e-commerce business in Czech Republic. The main objectives are to continously develop Czech e-commerce and to support members in professional education, legislation issues and communication with the Czech administration. The members of APEK cover more than 70% of Czech e-commerce turnover.
Become a member!
Becoming a member of Apek has several advantages:
- Free access to the European and Global B2C Ecommerce Light reports
- Participation in all activities, events and conferences