40% of European websites do not sell to consumers in other countries

“Around 40% of European websites do not sell to consumers based in other member states; 77% of online sales are domestic. While EU digital firms stick close to home, limiting opportunities for expansion, the likes of Netflix and Amazon have seized dominant positions in the EU.” Good read on how the European single market, well, isn’t much of a single market. Europe needs deeper integration if it’s to stand a chance at economic competitiveness going forward.

https://www.economist.com/briefing/2019/09/12/the-economic-policy-at-the-heart-of-europe-is-creaking

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