United Kingdom

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (the United Kingdom) is an island state located on the northwest coast of continental Europe. The country was a member of the European Union until recently and is now in a so-called transition period, at the end of which it will leave the EU definitely. The country consists of 4 countries: England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. The country is highly developed, with the world's seventh largest economy and the second largest defence spending. In recent years, e-commerce has been generating high sales and online purchases are becoming increasingly popular. In this article, we'll give you the information about online trading in the UK, the types of top selling products, and the advantages and disadvantages of expanding into this market.

Market growth

8 %

Online sales turnover

75 %

Tax rate

20 %

Internet usage rate

90 %