Thursday, May 8, 2008
Los Angeles, Orange County Among Top 10 eBay Markets
Online auction site eBay released their list of the most active markets for the site Thursday, reporting that both Los Angeles-Long Beach and Orange County were among the top 10 markets for the firm. According to eBay, the Los Angeles-Long Beach area ranked number one in the U.S. for eBay sales, selling $1.3 billion dollars in items on the site last year; Orange County ranked sixth in the nation for eBay sales, with over $636M in sales for last year. Other top markets for eBay sales were New York, Chicago, Philadelphia, Dallas, Washington D.C., Houston, Nassau-Suffolk, New York, and Fort Lauderdale, Florida. eBay reported that Los Angeles residents sold 24,051,645 items worth $1,396,037,518 last year, and Orange County residents sold 6,945,490 items worth $636,654,084.