A SMALL PRESENTATION
Timeline of Development
Types of e-Commerce
Advantages & Disadvantages
In the emerging global
economy, e-commerce has increasingly become
a necessary component of business strategy and
a strong catalyst for economic development. It
has revolutionized relationships within
organizations and those between and among
organizations and individuals.
What is E-Commerce ?
• Electronic commerce, commonly known
as e-Commerce, consists of the buying
and selling of products or services over
electronic systems such as the Internet and
other computer networks.
• In shopping, banking, stocks, airline
booking, movie rentals.
What forces are fueling e-commerce?
• economic forces
• marketing and customer interaction
In which organizations provide
information online to customers,
who can in turn place orders and
make payments via the internet.
• It allows customers to make
enquiries about products, place
orders, pay accounts, and obtain
service support via the Internet.
• It is the second largest and the
earliest form of e-commerce.
• Eg., Amazon.com…
It is generally defined as commerce
between companies and the public
sector. i.e for public procurement,
licensing procedures, and other
Commerce through wireless
technology such as cellular
telephones and PDAs. Japan is
seen as a global leader in m-