In 2016 year-to-date (through 13th June 2016), private e-commerce companies have received somewhere in the region of $4.1 billion in dollar funding. If this rend was to continue for the remainder of the year, 2016 would be the lowest amount of dollar funding since 2012.

E-commerce Global Financing History 2012 - 2016

Note: All data and graphics are from CB Insights –