You will need to provide the following information/documents throughout the registration process:
Sellers can sell and create listings for all your North American Products and for any new products. You can sell items in the following categories: Apparel, Automotive, Baby Products, Batteries, Beauty, Books, Consumables, Consumer Electronics (including Cameras and Video Games - Consoles), Digital Accessories (including Mobile Accessories, Electronics Accessories and PC Accessories), Groceries, Home, Jewelry, Kitchen, Luggage, Mobile Phones, Movies, Musical Instruments, Office and Stationary, Personal Care Appliances, Personal Computers, Pet Supplies, Software, Shoes and Handbags, Tablets, Toys, Video games (consoles and games) and Watches. Please note that certain categories are restricted and require prior approval before you can start selling.
No, there is no monthly subscription fee to sell in India. You will only pay when you sell i.e. you will have to pay fees on every item sold on Amazon.
No, you can start selling in India directly under the MFN model.
MFN model means Merchant Fulfilment Network, where the seller ships the orders directly from their own homes, businesses or warehouses contracting directly with logistic providers.
Sellers under MFN model will have to pay a referral fee and closing fee on each item sold on Amazon.
For all products, a percentage of the total sales price that is paid by the buyer (including item price, any shipping or gift-wrap charges charged by the seller) is deducted as a referral fee.
For all products, a fixed amount based on the item price that is paid by the buyer (including item price, any shipping or gift-wrap charges charged by the seller) is deducted as a closing fee.
No, you do not have to pay GST on orders sold on Amazon. You will have to incur an import tariff of 77.28%.
As per Indian Cross Border Transaction Laws we will be disbursing money on daily basis in your Bank Account. The Statement View in your Payments Report will show you how much you will be paid. The payment reports are standardized across Amazon in all marketplaces.
We will transfer the money in your Bank Account updated in your account settings. Based on the country of your bank account, we will transfer the amount in that particular country’s currency. For example: if you give a Bank Account of US, we will transfer the amount in USD to your bank account.
During SIV, you have to upload two documents –
Please make sure that you have submitted valid and original copies of the above documents.
The SIV of your account may have failed due to the following reasons:
If SIV still fails for your account:
You cannot upload new documents on the tool after SIV failure. You can manually share it with us and we will trigger SIV verification basis your new documents.
For CN sellers, our AM team in China will get in touch with you to collect and submit the new SIV documents.
For US sellers, please drop an email to email@example.com to submit the new SIV documents.
In order to sell on Amazon.in you will be required to partner and ship orders through one of Amazon recommended carriers. This is to ensure that seller business is compliant with regulatory norms in India. Sellers are requested to partner with any of the recommended carriers and share a contract id with Amazon in this step.
These carriers are integrated with Amazon system and will help in two ways: (a) clear orders at IN customs in a timely and compliant manner and (b) provide order tracking visibility to the customer.
For CN-IN arc, Amazon has 3 recommended carriers:
For US –IN arc, Amazon recommends sellers to partner with “Ship Global”. Sellers can reach out to Ship Global through POC – Smita [firstname.lastname@example.org]