$4tn of goods languish in abandoned shopping carts

By Dan Wilson January 27, 2015 - 10:36 am

According to research from, last year almost $4trillion of goods were abandoned by consumers in online shopping carts across the globe.

Apparently, 88% of visitors left an average cart of $109 picked but unpurchased. The below infograhic takes a look at the research.

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  • roger browne
    2 years ago

    I ‘abandon’ carts because often the seller will come back to you with a large discount to continue the purchase. I thought this was common knowledge?

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