As one of the world’s largest emerging markets, Nigeria stands at a crossroad. Its rapidly expanding economy and growing disposable income will propel its e-commerce market to reach $75 billion per year by 2025. A large unbanked population and erratic power supply, however, threaten to limit growth.
On course to become the world’s largest megacity, Jakarta, Indonesia, is powering the country’s e-commerce market — expected to top $300 billion by 2025. Poor infrastructure, however, is threatening to stunt what could be exponential growth.