According to a study by the German association for e-commerce and mail order, BEVH, online sales of shoes increased by 5.4 percent year-on-year to €357 million in April. Meanwhile, total online sales in Germany increased by 17.9 percent to €6.82 billion in April.

In the first four months of the year, German e-commerce recorded total sales of €23.3 billion, up by 5.8 percent compared to the same period in 2019. Online sales of shoes decreased slightly by 0.7 percent to €1.38 billion in the same period.