Social Commerce Global Market Report 2022: Social Media Platforms Are Vital for Brands to Ensure Consistent Audience


Dublin, July 13, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Social Commerce - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to's offering.

Global Social Commerce Market to Reach US$2.9 Trillion by the Year 2026

Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Social Commerce was estimated at US$559.7 Billion in the year 2020, and is projected to reach a revised size of US$2.9 Trillion by 2026, growing at a CAGR of 30.8% over the analysis period.

The fast changing consumer mobile usage habits continue to foster growth in the electronic commerce, mobile commerce and social commerce markets. Enormous growth in adoption of 4G enabled smartphones, expanding deployment of 4G networks, and subsequent rise in number of people accessing online multimedia content over mobile handsets are also boosting market prospects for online shopping and social commerce.

Spiraling global sales of smartphones coupled with widespread consumer acceptance of Mobile value added services (M-VAS), such as, Mobile Internet browsing, mobile games, mobile social networking, mobile music, mobile payments, mobile wallet, mobile learning, and mobile Location-Based-Services (LBS), bode well for social commerce.

Social commerce is advancing with the addition of advanced technologies (for instance Augmented Reality) that allows shoppers to visualize themselves wearing the clothing items they wish to purchase and also solicit feedback using social media tools. The rise of e-commerce catalyzed by the pandemic is expected to boost market prospects in the coming years.

Key Topics Covered:






  • Internet Infrastructure, the Catalyst for Digitalizing Consumer Lifestyles Including Digital Social Presence
  • Mobile Computing Devices Are a Ubiquitous Indicator of Modern Digital Life
  • Changing Consumer Mobile Usage Habits Beyond Just Voice Communication Encourage the Social Commerce Concept
  • Spiraling Mobile Broadband Subscriptions Bode Well for Social Commerce
  • With Mobility On the Rise, Social Commerce is Set to Explode: Global Number of Mobile Subscribers (In Billion) for Years 2018 Through 2023
  • The Future of 5G is Unquestioned: 5G Contribution to GDP in Select Countries by 2030 (In US$ Billion)
  • As a Powerful Communication Medium, Here's Why Vendors & Advertisers Cannot Ignore Social Media
  • With a Powerful Global Presence & Reach, Social Media Platforms Are Vital for Brands to Ensure Consistent Audience Growth: Global Number of Social Media Users (In Billion) for Years 2017, 2019, 2021, 2023, 2025
  • This Is Why Vendors Should Care About Social Commerce: % of Social Media Users by Use Frequency as of the Year 2021
  • The Rise of e-Commerce Catalyzed by the Pandemic Shifts Growth Into High Gear in the Social Commerce Market
  • Global B2C E-Commerce Sales in US$ Trillion for the Years 2017, 2019, 2021 and 2023
  • Retail M-Commerce Sales as % of Retail E-commerce Sales Worldwide for the Years 2016, 2018, 2020 & 2022
  • Pandemic Fast Forwards eCommerce Growth
  • Vital Role of Social Commerce in an eCommerce Strategy
  • Artificial Intelligence Emerges to Revolutionize Digital & Social Commerce
  • Augmented Reality & Virtual Reality Emerge to Revolutionize Social Commerce
  • Blockchain Benefits in Social Media & Social Commerce
  • Security & Privacy Concerns & Legal Issues: The Biggest Challenges for Social Commerce



Companies Mentioned

  • Alibaba Group Holding Limited
  • eBay Inc.
  • Etsy, Inc.
  • Facebook, Inc.
  • IMS Internet Media Services, Inc.
  • iQIYI
  • LinkedIn Corporation
  • Meesho Inc.
  • PayPal Holdings, Inc.
  • Pinterest, Inc.
  • Poshmark, Inc.
  • Reddit Inc.
  • Renren Inc.
  • SINA Corporation
  • Tencent Holdings Ltd.
  • Tumblr, Inc.
  • Twitter, Inc.
  • Verizon Communications Inc.
  • Yahoo!, Inc.

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Global Market for Social Commerce