Amazon India

Losses

2018 - 6290 Cr.

2017 - 4830 Cr.

2016 - 3571 Cr.

2015 - 1723 Cr.

2014 - 321 Cr.

Source:The Economic Times dated 20/01/2017 and dated 03/11/2018 Figures are for Financial Years

Flipkart

Losses

2018 -46895 Cr.

2017 - 8771 Cr.

2016 - 5223 Cr.

2015 - 2979 Cr.

2014 - 914 Cr.

Source:The Economic Times dated 20/01/2017 and Bloomberg dated 21/03/2018 and Times Now dated 26/02/2019 Figures are for Financial Years

Snapdeal

Losses

2017 - 5142 Cr.

2016 - 2960 Cr.

2015 - 1319 Cr.

2014 - 264 Cr.

Source:The Economic Times dated 20/01/2017 and 30/04/2018 Figures are for Financial Years

Big Basket

Losses

2018 - 272 Cr.

2017 - 312 Cr.

2016 - 277 Cr.

2015 - 61 Cr.

2014 - 21 Cr.

Source:The Economic Times & ET Tech dated 05/01/2017 and 30/05/2018 and and 30/07/2019. Figures are for Financial Years

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