KnowSouth Korea

The information below sets out some key insights into the South Korean e-commerce environment, giving you an indication of the potential this market could offer your business.


South Korean Retail E-Commerce Sales, 2013 to 2018, in billions of $ (USD)

Click on an area of interest below to find out more about some of the key considerations to take into account when entering a new market.

Meeting your regulatory responsibilities

There are various options available when it comes to establishing yourself in the South Korean market.

Reaching and engaging your consumers

Consumers in South Korea expect excellent after-sales customer service, including a free local contact number for advice and support.

Receiving Payment From Your Customers

Bank cards are overwhelmingly the most popular payment method in South Korea.

Getting The Goods To Your Customers

Around 50% of South Koreans have reported that slow delivery is one of their primary concerns.

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