South Korea: Economy and e-Commerce

South Korea is the third largest e-commerce market in APAC and home to a large community of technologically connected internet users. Tech savvy consumers have discovered that products are cheaper overseas, causing an explosion in cross-border purchases with U.S., Japan, China and Germany. Credit cards are used in 70% of online purchases in South Korea.

Preferred online payment methods in South Korea

73.6% credit cards
22.6% money transfers


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