General Information

Country: Belgium

Official language: Dutch, French, German

National Association (NA): BeCommerce

Currency: Euro (EUR)

Overview of Belgian e-commerce statistics

Internet penetration: 90%

% of e-shoppers: 68%

e-GDP: 3.05%

Turnover growth: 13%

Belgian online population

Belgium’s population in 2019 was 11.5 million people, of which 90% use the internet.

Belgian e-commerce

Belgian e-commerce sales reached €10.62 billions in 2018.

National Association


BeCommerce is the Belgian association for companies active in distance selling, both online (via all forms of e-commerce) and offline (via catalog, direct mail, phone, SMS, TV, etc.). Through awareness raising, information, promotion, certification of e-commerce sites through a quality label and its own code of conduct, BeCommerce encourages the further growth of the eCommerce sector and the strengthening of consumer confidence in distance selling.

Become a member!

Becoming a member of BeCommerce has several advantages:

  1. Free access to the European and Global B2C Ecommerce Light reports
  2. Participation in all activities, events and conferences
  3. Lobbying
  4. Research and knowlegde exchange
  5. Work groups and committees