E-commerce sales for 2007 reached $136.4 bln

Total e-commerce sales for 2007 were estimated at $136.4 bln, an increase of 19.0% from 2006,according to the Census Bureau of the Department of Commerce. Total retail sales in 2007 increased 4.0% from 2006. E-commerce sales in 2007 accounted for 3.4% of total sales; in 2006, e-commerce sales accounted for 2.9% of total.