Riyadh, Saudi Arabia -- (SBWIRE) -- 08/06/2015 -- The e-commerce industry has slowly starting gaining ground in the Middle Eastern countries as people now have become more open to online shopping. The kingdom of Saudi Arabia is leading the GCC which has seen a whooping 43% overall growth in the e-commerce segment when data of year 2013 was compared to 2015. This data was collected from study that involved retail electronic payments.
This massive growth has been driven by sharp increases in cross-boarder e-commerce as well as domestic e-commerce that saw 36% and 67% respectively during the previous year. The leading categories that emerged in terms of spending were airline transactions and general department stores. Next in line came travel agencies followed by financial services. Fashion retail follows financial services closely. This promising e-commerce growth in Saudi Arabia has also been immensely benefited by wider merchant acceptance, better financial literacy and growth in terms of retail space among the populace in general. A looming majority of the banks in Saudi Arabia have started introducing payment cards that target specific sections of the market, that include women, frequent traveler cards and Sharia Compliant cards.
Amlik.com is an e-commerce portal that was established in the beginning of 2013, which was during the onset of the online service providers in Saudi Arabia. The organization's main goal is to provide a flexible and friendly marketplace that develops entrepreneurial growth in a leading and user friendly platform that is spread all across the Gulf. Through their community portal, they intend to provide a platform to bridge the connection between buyers and sellers by introducing the 'open your online store' feature. The portal already features various segments like Industry and Heavy equipment, general servicing, animals and pets; and all kinds of retail shopping. The portal has now launched their segment to serve the Real Estate in Saudi Arabia. This section includes plots as well as build structures for residential and commercial use. They have launched another new segment to serve the ever-growing Used Cars in Saudi Arabia.
Click here to take a look at their Real Estate online shop: http://www.amlik.com/ar/real-estate
Click here to get a glimpse of the Vehicle section of the portal: http://www.amlik.com/ar/vehicle
Speaking about their future plans, the marketing head of Amlik.com said, "While we continue to improve our infrastructure and services, the support and pleasure of our customers remains at the core of our vision for the future. Amlik.com is looking forward to a bright new development in the online consumer marketplace and to Identifying with your commercial environment in a revolutionary way to ensure that we outpace your expectations through a brand new shopping experience."
Businesses and individuals from all across Saudi Arabia can log on to Amlik.com to give their retail business the digital boost.
Amlik.com that was started in 2013 is backed by a strong visionary team of technicians and experienced business men who have many years of experience in the field. The company also offers service men to put up their services on the portal for offering.
Company Name: Amlik.com
Contact Person: Amlik.com
Country: Saudi Arabia