publication . Article . 2014

Use of e-Commerce in Carpet Industry

M. Rashid Malik; Rekha Prasad;
Open Access
  • Published: 01 Jan 2014 Journal: Knowledge Horizons - Economics, volume 6, issue 3 September, pages 165-168
Abstract
This research study is motivated by the growing use of e-commerce in Indian Industries. ECommerce encompasses all business conducted by the use of Information and communication technology. Many business houses have started implementing the use of e-commerce solutions to conduct their businesses. But carpet industry is lagging behind in the use of this very critical tool as we found in our study only 18% carpet exporters are using e-commerce solutions to sell their products across the borders. Exporters are still relying on traditional methods of selling products overseas. E-Commerce can provide global opportunities by enabling the flow of ideas across national b...
Subjects
ACM Computing Classification System: ComputingMilieux_COMPUTERSANDSOCIETY
free text keywords: e-Commerce, Carpet Industry, SMEs, and ICT, jel:D80

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