Global e-commerce, a market valued at over $1.2 trillion USD, has allowed businesses to access new opportunities for selling their goods and services abroad, giving them a channel to reach new customers beyond their own borders. More than half of U.S. online merchants sell their products overseas, and global B2C e-commerce sales in the United States are supposed to reach $370 billion by 2017. Nevertheless, there are still major operational, logistical, regulatory, security, and cultural challenges preventing retailers, especially small retailers, to fully harness the potential of global e-commerce. At a forum on March 26, 2015,, representatives from the domestic and international postal industry, e-commerce experts, and service providers analyzed these obstacles, discussed possible solutions, and explored opportunities for partnerships among the actors involved in the e-commerce value chain.

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  • anon

    Now a days Customers beyond own borders increasing but int that case customer service and products delivery may not happens due time. Some cases seen that products arrive after the particular day. This might be focus for better service.


    Oct 13, 2016

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