E-commerce users surpass forecast


  • e-Commerce
  • Tuesday, 15 Sep 2020

Chief operating officer Datuk Ng Wan Peng said prior to the pandemic, MDEC forecast Asean e-commerce users to reach 310 million by 2025.

PUTRAJAYA: The Covid-19 pandemic has become a catalyst for the Asean market to adopt e-commerce earlier than forecast, according to the Malaysia Digital Economy Corp (MDEC).

Chief operating officer Datuk Ng Wan Peng said prior to the pandemic, MDEC forecast Asean e-commerce users to reach 310 million by 2025.

“Covid-19 has prompted more people to go online and now the number has reached 340 million, ” she said in her speech at the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MoU) between the Malay Traders and Entrepreneurs Association of Malaysia (Perdasama) and Jocom MShopping Sdn Bhd. — Bernama

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