Online shopping is a growing phenomenon in the Kurdistan region despite warnings 9/13
Online shopping is a growing phenomenon in the Kurdistan region despite the warnings of experts and traders
Preferably a growing number of people in Erbil, the capital of the Kurdistan region, online shopping, for easy access to literal translation of goods case put forward by producers, prices are relatively lower than those prevailing markets, despite warnings from experts and traders from the possibility of being subjected to the process of "scam" or not having a commodity specifications or quality desired.
Has spread to sites "virtual world" including (Facebook), groups concerned with the sale of various types of products, especially cosmetics, fashion and drugs, and even cars and real estate, which confirms the existence of a growing demand on them, in light of the widespread proliferation of the use of the Internet in homes, departments and places Entertainment. Says Commissioner supplies cosmetic treatment of hair problems, pharmaceutical Nazik al-Azzawi, who works for the doctor Beauty in Erbil (360 km north of Baghdad), and promote their goods through the social networking site, Facebook, in an interview to the (long-Presse), "The customers were At first they feel no confidence, which ask but experience has shown them the credibility of our proposals which led to woo, to increase the proportion of vogue goods, "indicating that" a friendship now we have Balzbonat who Nzorhn in their homes, especially after that Tokdn of our seriousness and we get sober testimony. "
For its part, warns pharmaceutical time Abdul Ghani, from "The results of the use of medicines that are displayed via the Internet."
Says Abdul Ghani, in an interview to the (long-Presse), said that "resorting to Web sites or contact the pharmaceutical companies through rapid service something wrong, especially if it was done without consulting a physician, because the origin of these materials is known, and the majority of Arjrnha Not rendering evil and probably do not have a scientific certificates. "
But Israa Yasser, (26 years old), a resident of Erbil asserts that it "new relay in the world of fashion and make-up and fire it from products via the Internet."
Says Yasser In an interview with the (long-Presse), said that "many companies promote their goods through social media, especially Facebook" pages, adding that it "is keen to follow up the totals of those sites, and did not encounter any problems during the purchase of products or the quality or delivery of the house."
Meanwhile sees the owner of one of the shops in the market (Sheikh of God), the center of Erbil, that "online shopping is not without problems and even fraud."
He says Azad Kurd, said in an interview to the (long-Presse), "The goods offered via the Internet is not the same that link to the customer," pointing out that "the buyer is obliged to take the goods could not be returned or replaced, making it a victim of currency scam, reverse the case when bought directly and be able to be tested and make sure they conform to his need. "
In turn, says an economic expert Maha Adel, in an interview to the (long-Presse), "The studies and research has shown that consumers are exposed to various risks when they conduct purchasing," and explains that "the risks vary based on a variety of factors, the most important nature of the product, whether a commodity or service ".
And see the fair, the "Shopping risk via the Internet is greater than those that are estimated direct", and found that "most of these risks not to a product that reaches the customer of what is on offer online matching, or lack of interest desired specifications or advertised quality."
Featuring groups that are created in Facebook site frequently their visitors, since in some cases up to 300 thousand people, and the convergence of their sales well popular.
The online shopping services that have become popular because of easy access to the World Wide Web, and obtain the required materials as soon as put forward by producers, at a price of at least relatively so, who was the local markets.
Marketing has begun online location (Amazon) for the sale of books, which then evolved to the marketing of various goods, and then spread to other sectors and in different countries of the world.