M-Commerce Payments Market By Mode of Payment (Peer-to-peer Transfer, NFC, Barcode Payment Mode), Industry Vertical (BFSI, Retail, IT & telecom, Media & advertising, Healthcare, Tourism & hospitality, Airline, Others), Device (Smart devices, Feature phones, Other devices), Industry Trends, Estimation & Forecast, 2017 - 2025

February 2019

 ERC 7472


M-commerce or mobile commerce is referred to commercial transactions conducted electronically by mobile phone. M-commerce includes the purchase and sale of a wide range of products and services, such as online banking, bill payment and information delivery. One of the key feature of M-commerce sites is the adaptation of websites to make them easier to use with smaller screen sizes which helps in facilitation of the customer and easy use. By the end of 2017, over 2 billion people are expected to use their phones and tables to make payment.

Market Determinants

Increasing adoption of smart mobile devices and user convenience is expected to drive the global M-commerce market towards growth. Further, addition of advanced features to m-commerce system and government initiative for cashless transactions would also boost the market growth. For instance, India demonetized 500-rupee and 1000-rupee banknotes on 8th November 2016, to curb corruption and promote cashless transactions. However, security breaches and privacy of the user data are major concerns for the m-commerce payment market and might hinder the market growth.. Renewed interest in near field communication (NFC) is anticipated to provide lucrative opportunities for the market in upcoming years. For instance, ICICI Bank launches NFC-based contactless mobile pay solution on March 2016.

Segment Analysis

Global m-commerce market is segmented on the basis of mode of payment, industry vertical, device, and region. By mode of payment the market is classified as peer-to-peer transfer, NFC, and barcode payment mode. By industry vertical, the global M-commerce market is segmented as BFSI, retail, IT & telecom, media & advertising, healthcare, tourism & hospitality, airline, and others. By device the market is categorized as smart devices, feature phones and other device. Geographically, global m-commerce market is segmented as North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World. Retail is one of the prominent vertical to exhibit an impressive growth rate during forecast period. In 2016, U.S. consumers bought $47.6 billion of physical goods via remote mobile payments and the statistics is expected to grow further in the upcoming years. Moreover, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston suggested that, approximately 67 percent of the 147 million adult Americans used the internet for online purchasing in 2016. Further, in the U.S., there were 232 million smartphones in use; 16.5% of which, were used to make a contactless payment in 2016.

The global m-commerce payment market is in its early stages and is projected to exhibit ahealthy growth rate in the near future. New technological advancements and product innovations are the most adopted strategic moves among the major market players. For instance, MasterCard and Virtual Card Services launched vPOS, South Africa’s first virtual payment solution for POS and remote payments on July 2016. Further, TerraPay & Instant Cash teamed up to launch global, cross-border money transfers to mobile wallets in August 2017.

Top players of the market are ACI Worldwide, Inc., Alphabet Inc., Apple Inc., DH Corporation, Fidelity National Information Services, Inc., Fiserv, Inc., Mastercard Incorporated., PayPal Holdings, Inc., Samsung Electronics Co Ltd., Square, Inc., and Visa Inc.

Remote Mobile Payment Market Segmentation

By Mode of Payment
• Peer-to-peer Transfer
• Barcode Payment Mode

By Industry Vertical
• Retail
• IT & telecom
• Media & advertising
• Healthcare
• Tourism & hospitality
• Airline
• Others

By Device
• Smart devices
• Feature phones
• Other devices

By Geography
• North America
• Europe
• Asia-Pacific
• Rest of the World

Remote Mobile Payment Market Key Players

• ACI Worldwide, Inc.
• Alphabet Inc.
• Apple Inc.
• DH Corporation
• Fidelity National Information Services, Inc.
• Fiserv, Inc.
• Mastercard Incorporated.
• PayPal Holdings, Inc.
• Samsung Electronics Co Ltd.
• Square, Inc.
• Visa Inc.

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