目前电子商务行业的营业额有了大幅增长。据估计，到今年年底（2016年），电子商务行业的营业额将达到2万亿左右。这个数字在零售市场的销售额增长约7.3％。到2020年，这个数字将增长到4万亿美元左右。这将占行业总体销售额的14％左右。在不同地区的销售额中，在2015年销售额达到约875亿美元的亚太地区销售额最高（Bhattacharya＆Mishra，2015）。二零一五年北美电子商务网站的总营业额约为3750亿美元。仅在美国，电子商务网站的销售就已经确定在349.06万亿美元左右（Srinivasan et al，2002）。电子商务网站的最大市场是中国，其营业额约为6720.1亿美元。除此之外，英国的营业额已经确定在993.9亿美元左右，而日本则达到了895.5亿美元左右。因此可以清楚地看到，电子商务行业目前正在发生巨大的转折。
There has been a huge growth in the turnover of the E commerce industry in the present times. It has been assumed that by the end of the present year (2016), the E-commerce industry would have the turnover of around turnover 2 trillion. This figure represents a growth of around 7.3 % in the sales of the retail markets. By the year 2020, this will grow to around $ 4 trillion. This would be around 14 % of the overall retail sales made by the industry. Out of the sales in different regions, the maximum sale has been record in the Asia Pacific region which has been accounting for the sale of around $875 billion in 2015 (Bhattacharya & Mishra, 2015). The overall turnovers of the E-commerce websites in North America in the year 2015 have been around 375 billion. In US alone, the sales from E-commerce website have been identified to be around $349.06 trillion (Srinivasan et al, 2002). The top market for E-commerce websites is China which has the turnover of around $672.01 billion. In addition to this, the turnover of UK has been identified to be around $99.39 billion, for Japan it has been around $89.55 billion. Thus, it can be cleared that the E-commerce industries are having a huge turn over in the present times.