Online Payment Methods around the World

By Rob Binns | Senior Writer

Despite being the predominant payment method in the UK and much of Europe, in some countries credit cards are not the most popular way to pay.

Expert Market has designed a map to display the different online payment methods used by 29 countries around the world. The data was sourced by global payment company Adyen who have processed over $25 billion in payment transactions in 2014 alone.

Online businesses looking to enter different e-commerce markets around the world can ensure their business is equipped to cater to the country’s payment preferences and optimise their online stores based on region. The ability to make the transaction process as easy as possible for customers can help optimise revenues online.

The map below displays the mix of online payment methods in different countries around the world.

Payment Methods Around the World

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Rob Binns Expert Market
Rob Binns Senior Writer

Rob writes mainly about the payments industry, but also brings industry-specific knowledge of CRM software, social media monitoring, and invoice finance. When not exasperating his editor with bad puns, he can be found relaxing in a sunny corner, with a beer and a battered copy of Dostoevsky.

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