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Nov 16, 2012 | 1 minute read

Global Mobile Commerce Trends [Infographic]

written by Linda Bustos

This week's infographic looks at global trends in mobile commerce for smartphones and tablets. Mobify analyzed 200 million visitors to mobile commerce sites.


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Not surprising, China and India lead the charge in use of mobile devices, but I expected Japan and South Korea to be up there.

Tweetable stats:

  • Australian mobile traffic to #ecommerce sites (47%) trumps the US + UK (31% each) Tweet this
  • 27% of traffic to #ecommerce sites come from mobile devices, global avg Tweet this
  • 82% of Russia's mobile traffic to #ecommerce sites is from Apple devices vs 56% in the US Tweet this
  • *Only* 56% of US mobile traffic to #ecommerce sites comes from Apple devices Tweet this
  • 46% of Chinese online shoppers use smartphones to purchase vs 15% in the US, 14% in UK Tweet this
  • 41% of Chinese online shoppers use tablets to purchase vs. 9% in US, 6% in UK Tweet this
  • France and Japan have the lowest number of mobile shoppers Tweet this
  • China and India have the highest rates of mobile shoppers (smartphones and tablets) Tweet this