Advantages of electronic commerce over traditional commerce are as follows:
1. Instant worldwide availability.
2. A streamlined buyer-to-seller relationship.
3. Reduced paperwork.
4. Reduced errors.
5. Time and overhead costs.
6. Reduced time to complete transactions.
7. Easier entry into new markets.
8. New business opportunities.
9. Improved market analysis.
10. Wider access to assistance and advice.
11. Improved product analysis.
12. The ability to streamline and automate purchasing.