Major businesses across the nation have been affected largely due to coronavirus outbreak. However, the e-commerce sector in India is not much impacted. They are assisting people by bringing services at their doorsteps.
Initially, e-commerce companies were restricted from operations in order to contain the spread of the contagious virus but eventually, they have been allowed to deliver essential items to the consumers. While there were restrictions imposed on them, industry reports state that these companies suffered a massive loss aggregating US$ 400 million in a week due to Covid-19. Further, it is anticipated that the loss numbers could grow to US$ 1 billion due to the nationwide lockdown.
The statistics below are taken from Industry data available pre-Corona virus impact.