- Ecommerce sales continue to go from strength to strength in Canada as ecommerce retail sales for the first quarter of 2021 rose 87.6% compared to same time last year.
- Overall, ecommerce retail sales in Canada have made up 6.7% of all total sales in the last 12 months, including click and collect services. This number does not include online purchases to companies outside of Canada.
- Electronic shopping and mail-order have accumulated a total of CA$4.3 billion in sales by Canadian operators. Of these sales, 96% count as ecommerce, or $4.1 billion.
Source : https://retail-insider.com/retail-insider/2021/05/wild-ride-for-canadian-retail-sales-in-the-spring-of-2021-ed-strapagiel/