Date Added: Jun 2011
E-commerce is facing different challenges globally, and in particular, in developing countries. In some countries e-commerce adoption is slow because of some barriers; such as lack of trust. Customer trust is a significant issue in e-commerce since online services and products are typically not immediately verifiable. Both vendors and consumers are forced to assume that the information that is being provided is accurate and non-fraudulent. Therefore, customer trust significantly affects new customer acquisition, customer retention, and customer purchase intentions.