Instagram threatening Amazon with its e-commerce plans
- At present, the sector continues to be dominated by a few big players - mainly China's Alibaba and JD.com and US firms Amazon, eBay and Walmart
- The firm run by Jeff Bezos so far in 2019 has been the online portal that has captured almost half of all virtual transactions in the US
San Francisco: The current dominance in online commerce enjoyed by Amazon could be endangered if Instagram, with its one billion users worldwide, pushes ahead with its plans to enter that space, as its new chief, Adam Mosseri, has said he intends to do.
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