Published On: Thu, Aug 31st, 2017

How Pakistani E-commerce has changed within a Last Few Years?


e-commerceGrowing technology trends and struggle of the smart people have changed this country a lot. Pakistan is the changing day-by-day and hence numerous improvements are seen in e-commerce field. People are now more into smartphones and other smart computing systems in order to make their daily tasks easier. Natives like to shop via online marketplaces to save time and money. The time is almost gone when everyone was more enthusiastic about physical markets. Within last few years, the names like Daraz and have proved that Pakistan also supports the online shoppers and sellers.

Online shopping in Pakistan has multitudes of benefits. Customers do not need to travel long distances to buy essentials. There is quality and variety at online shopping destinations. People can also save money because online portals usually offer discounts and huge deals on special occasions or even on regular days. There is option to read the product description in detail so that customers can be satisfied with features and quality. On the other hand, sellers can reach broader range of buyers and can sell in good rates. There is no need of buying shops or markets to display the product collection, variety can be illustrated on website in quite an inexpensive way.

Hopes for Bright E-commerce Future

The good past of e-commerce is bringing bright future. Buying online in Pakistan has become a hot trend and in the next few years, this is considered to be the topmost online service in Pakistan. Although this country is considered to be the late entrant in this domain, still the fast developmental steps have brought new hopes. This encouraging future is not just for shopping sites. The other arenas like job searching and rental transactional sites will also enjoy the positive aspects of this development.

Introduction of mobile phones in terms of e-commerce is a huge welfare for the country. There are smartphones that have lots of applications and access to internet which means that shopping can also be done via these smart devices. Even the shopping portals like Kaymu have created their own mobile application for comfortable access.

But whatever the terms and conditions might there be, Pakistan will surely face the superb phase of e-commerce. In coming years, the quick alterations are expected and hence each region of this country will relish luxury and speed without any issues.

About the Author

- Zonaira joined IBEX from the first issue as a writer and later joined the editorial team. She completed her Masters’ degree in Mass Communication from Kinnaird College majoring in Film Making and Advertising. Lifestyle stories, social issues, budding entrepreneurs and fresh startups resonate and inspire her writing. She is keen on putting in perspective the latest business developments and happenings and highlighting prominent professionals belonging to all walks of business. She has worked as a content writer, editor and reporter for a number of publications. Always in transit, an avid reader and traveler, her other interests include theater, languages, religions and teaching young children creative writing.