Geoblocking in European E-commerce: Goobye! - FH International

Goodbye to European geoblocking in E-commerce

Posted in December 11, 2018 by abarcelos

All those people who carry out their purchases online are in luck: the European Council has reached an agreement to ban unjustified geoblocking between Member States, as published by the digital newspaper Ecommerce News Europe.

Geoblocking is, broadly speaking, the system used to limit access to the Internet based on its geographical location. An idea, without a doubt, opposed to the idea of the European Union to promote free trade.

After this important step forward from the old continent it’s important to think about the next goal: the creation of a Single Digital Market. Will it work?

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