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Top 3 Global Markets to Consider in 2020

These are uncertain times for U.S. companies trading globally. While e-commerce and advances in logistics have been able to connect U.S. companies with global markets and millions of new potential customers more than ever--there have also been significant policy changes. Over the past few years, renegotiated trade deals have created a certain degree of

By |2020-11-11T19:57:23+00:00March 3rd, 2020|

A Complete Guide to Doing Business in the Netherlands

As an e-commerce company, expanding your business to the European continent with its varied languages and different cultural norms is an intriguing possibility. Although a full-fledged expansion into the European market can be daunting, starting in the Netherlands—a country with sound economic fundamentals, customers who are ready to spend, and one of the best

By |2020-11-11T20:14:55+00:00February 4th, 2020|

What You Need to Know About Doing Business in Argentina

If your small business wants to expand its e-commerce offerings to the world, plan to approach the process methodically and strategically. That means entering the leading regional markets in a new continent is especially important. If you're thinking about selling in South America, doing business in Argentina should be a top consideration. With a

By |2020-11-11T20:15:14+00:00January 21st, 2020|

Doing Business in Mexico: Here’s What You Need to Know

If your U.S. e-commerce business is considering a cross-border expansion, then America's neighbors—Canada and Mexico—are the obvious choice. While a contentious political climate regarding the U.S. trade relationship with Mexico may generate some nervousness around risk-taking south of the border, Mexico remains a huge and potentially rewarding market for American e-commerce retailers to target.Because

By |2020-11-11T19:51:30+00:00October 15th, 2019|

Why You Should Be Doing Business in Germany

In recent years, Germany has retained its position as a pillar of economic stability and strength in the European Union. Strong purchasing power, along with high digital penetration rates, makes selling in Germany an exciting prospect for small and medium-sized business owners looking to expand their global footprint. But choosing to expand your

By |2020-11-11T20:08:44+00:00September 3rd, 2019|

Why You Should Be Doing Business in Canada

Being from Canada, I know that the country holds ample e-commerce opportunity for American businesses. Directly on our northern border, Canada is uniquely positioned to be a very profitable market for American e-commerce goods and services. Boasting an established and reliable Internet infrastructure, English-speaking population, and comparable culture to the U.S., selling in

By |2020-11-11T20:08:26+00:00August 20th, 2019|

Business in South Africa: Getting Your E-Commerce Start

With a population of 55 million, a strong, business-friendly infrastructure, an expanding base of online shoppers—especially among smartphone users— and widespread use of English, South Africa represents a compelling option for  U.S. businesses considering cross-border expansion. What’s equally attractive is that expanding your e-commerce business in South Africa could be a valuable entry

By |2020-11-11T20:08:10+00:00July 30th, 2019|

Why You Should Be Doing Business in Singapore

Searching for a new market for your e-commerce operations? How about selling into the second-easiest place to do business on the planet, per The World Bank: Singapore. While the Asian nation is geographically small, its high level of technology adoption and younger middle class with disposable income make it a fruitful place to

By |2020-11-11T20:07:43+00:00July 9th, 2019|

How Will Brexit Affect Businesses Considering UK E-Commerce?

When it’s time to expand your company’s international e-commerce footprint, where you get your start is important.  With no language barrier keeping you from reaching its shoppers and years of close trade links with the U.S., conditions in the UK make it a natural starter market for international e-commerce expansion. That is to

By |2020-11-11T20:02:13+00:00June 25th, 2019|

India Market Profile: Future Trends and Indicators in Market Growth

India will soon be the world’s No. 2 e-commerce market. A healthy 17 percent of the country’s enormous population already shops online. The U.S. and India are high-volume trade partners, and if you’re expanding your global reach through e-commerce, you should consider the subcontinent. The U.S. Department of Commerce noted that conditions differ

By |2020-11-11T20:10:19+00:00April 17th, 2019|


 

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