Great News for E-Business in Canada!
In 2010, 51% of Internet users ordered goods or services for personal or household use. In total, Canadians placed nearly 114 million orders, valued at approximately $15.3 billion. Most shoppers (83%) placed orders from companies in Canada, while 60% ordered from vendors in the United States, and 18% from vendors in other countries. When it came to paying for their purchases, 89% used a credit card online, and 31% used an online payment service. Nearly three-quarters (74%) of Internet users window shopped online, or browsed for information on goods or services, without necessarily placing an order. Sourced from http://www.statcan.gc.ca