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EcommerceBytes-NewsFlash, Number 2573 - June 27, 2011 - ISSN 1539-5065    3 of 7

Etsy GMV for May up 75% from Last Year

By Ina Steiner
EcommerceBytes.com
June 27, 2011




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Etsy reported May 2011 gross merchandise volume (GMV) of $40 million - the value of items sold by sellers on its site. The figure is up 75% from May 2010, and is up 3.3% compared to April 2011. Page views were up 44% year over year, and the number of new items listed was down by 6% year-over-year to 1,788,017.

Etsy May 2011 Sales

  May 2010 May 2011 Percent Change
Dollar Sales

$22.9 million

$40 million

75%

Unit Sales

1,258,023

2,006,810

60%

New items listed

1,895,943

1,788,017

-6%

New members

239,340

392,895

64%

Page views

694,208,306

996,951,108

44%

Source: Etsy.com

Page views were up 44% year over year, and the number of new items listed was down by 6% year-over-year to 1,788,017.

About the author:

Ina Steiner is co-founder and Editor of EcommerceBytes and has been reporting on ecommerce since 1999. She's a widely cited authority on marketplace selling and is author of "Turn eBay Data Into Dollars" (McGraw-Hill 2006). Her blog was featured in the book, "Blogging Heroes" (Wiley 2008). Follow her on Twitter at @ecommercebytes and send news tips to ina@ecommercebytes.com.

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