Reasons U.S. consumers buy gifts internationally 2017

This statistic shows the results of a survey in which U.S. consumers who purchased holiday gifts overseas were asked why they chose to do so. According to the survey, 41 percent of respondents reported that they shopped for gifts overseas because they wanted a unique gift.

Why will you be purchasing gifts from outside the U.S. this holiday season?

Share of respondents
Wanting a unique gift41%
Looking for a deal34%
Looking for something they can't find in the U.S.25%
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Sources

Release date

November 2017

Region

United States

Survey time period

September 21 to 28, 2017

Number of respondents

331 respondents

Age group

18-55 years

Special properties

Overseas shoppers

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

This question was phrased by the source as follows: "Why will you be purchasing gifts from outside the U.S. this holiday season?"

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