Online retail has been and continue to be on rise with people, around the globe, choosing the mobile version of shopping over website or even brick and mortar outlet.
mCommerce apps need to perform in real time, have to cater to million of users in real time, have a strong impossible to hack security system. Along with that, they need a strong backend to ensure constant page updates & maintenance, and lastly it would be linked with tens of different third APIs.
Because mCommerce apps have more features in it than even a social networking one, the cost of eCommerce app development is higher.
mCommerce Apps like Alibaba or eBay cost somewhere around 2000 and above hours