(as of 12/31/04)
- founded in September 1995, eBay is The World’s
Online Marketplace® and the No.
1 e-commerce site in the world.
- In Q4 2004, eBay reported having:
- 135 million registered users
- More than 50,000 categories
- A global presence in
32 international markets, including the United
- A record number of 404 million listings
- eBay’s Agriculture category is the world’s
online marketplace for farm and
ranch equipment, parts, supplies and accessories
- At any given time, there are more than 14,000
Agriculture items available in the US
- The following sell in eBay’s Agriculture category every
- Over 470 antique tractors, parts and related items
- Over 210 modern farm tractors and parts
- Over 120 livestock supplies items
- Over 55 implements for harvesting, tillage, planting & seeding and
other crop farming activities
- Top selling brands include: John Deere, CNH, Kubota, Ford, Massey Ferguson, Farmall, Yanmar, Wahl,
Oster, Sunbeam, Parmak, Ivomec, Kohler and many others.
- Agriculture buyers on eBay tend to be cost-conscious farmers, ranchers, used
equipment dealers and other agriculture professionals and enthusiasts.
- Agriculture sellers on eBay include farmers, ranchers, agriculture equipment
dealers and many others.
- Of all listings on eBay, less than 1/100 of one percent results in a confirmed
case of fraud.