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Amazon CEO Andy Jassy said in an interview that he thinks it's time to raise the federal minimum wage. "It's time for a change, I don't know the exact number, but under $7.50, to me, it just doesn't feel right. I think it should be closer to the $15 minimum wage we started a few years ago," Jassie said. "
[eBay report: The epidemic has increased the search volume of smart home products by 517%] eBay released a report summarizing the hot search keywords and hot-selling products in Germany in the past two years, revealing the changing trend of German consumers' online shopping behavior. The report shows that the epidemic has caused consumers to spend more time at home, with searches for “smart home products” increasing by 517% and searches for “smart home sockets” increasing by 492%. Searches for personal computers rose 1019%, and searches for high-resolution webcams rose 109% due to the growing popularity of working from home.
In terms of smart home appliances, the market demand for small kitchen appliances such as blenders, air fryers, and mini refrigerators is clearly on the rise. In the third quarter of 2021, the sales of stand mixers, food processors and toasters all increased by more than 150% compared with 2019 before the epidemic, while the sales of air fryers increased by nearly 100%, and the sales of mini refrigerators increased by more than 100%. 70%.
[Amazon will release its first-quarter 2022 financial report on April 29] Amazon announced that it will release its first-quarter 2022 financial report on April 28, local time (April 29, Beijing time). After the release of the earnings report, Amazon will hold an earnings conference at 2:30 pm Pacific Time on April 28 (5:30 am Beijing time on April 29) to interpret the results of the earnings report and answer questions from analysts.
[Etsy sellers prepare to form a union after the strike] According to reports, Etsy sellers launched a strike to protest the platform's increased commission rate is still going on. Meanwhile, the main organizer of the strike and some sellers are considering unionizing. The main organizer of the strike said there were no details of its formation and that it was in the exploratory stage.
[Apple Store workers in New York City begin unionizing] Apple employees working at the Grand Central Apple Store in New York City are working to unionize, according to reports. Dissatisfaction with stagnant wages surfaced among some Apple Store employees in the U.S. in February, and many Apple Stores were preparing to file documents to create unions. As far as one New York City branch is concerned, the campaign appears to be making strides.
[Twitter responds to Musk's acquisition intentions through "poison pill plan"] Twitter announced that after receiving a takeover offer against the company, the company's board of directors unanimously approved a time-limited plan to protect shareholders' rights, the "poison pill plan" ". The "poison pill plan" is a defensive measure taken by the board of directors of listed companies to prevent hostile takeovers and dilution of shares. Although Twitter did not name names in the statement, the industry generally believed that the move was intended to block Tesla CEO Elon Musk's acquisition intentions.
[Musk: Tesla mobile charging cable price will be reduced to $200] Tesla CEO Elon Musk tweeted that according to feedback, Tesla will reduce the price of mobile charging cable to $200. If the user has a Tesla Wall Connector or is using a Supercharger, there is no need to move the connector; it is recommended that the user install the Tesla Wall Connector before the car arrives.
Microsoft is reportedly considering a new way to generate revenue from ads and share it with developers, according to reports. The company is reportedly looking to launch a new advertising program that would allow brands to place ad content within free Xbox games. The source also claims that Microsoft won't take a share of these ads, but is more interested in building an Xbox ad network so developers making free-to-play games can earn revenue.
[Biden: U.S. inflation continues to rise, action is needed to reduce the cost of living] U.S. President Biden said in a speech in North Carolina that U.S. inflation continues to rise, and the government urgently needs to take action to reduce the cost of living for Americans.
U.S. oil and other commodity prices continued to rise last month due to the conflict between Russia and Ukraine, Biden cited a U.S. Labor Department report. Biden called on Congress to pass an innovation bill as soon as possible to fund domestic manufacturing of semiconductors and other materials.
[Professor from the University of Michigan: It is necessary for the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates more significantly] Most consumers want the government to take policy measures to curb inflation. In fact, the percentage of consumers expecting the Fed to raise rates is at its highest level in the past half-century. Given that the federal funds rate has been hovering near zero for a long time, the Fed raising interest rates is not a difficult decision. Perhaps more surprising, the Fed's 25 basis point rate hike in March was too small to signal aggressively against rising inflation. Instead, it suggests the labor market will continue to be strong and inflation will continue to rise. More aggressive anti-inflation policy moves may be controversial but necessary.
[US FDA investigates Lucky Charms oatmeal, causing illness after eating] More than 100 consumers in the United States fell ill after eating Lucky Charms oatmeal. At present, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has been involved in the investigation. General Mills, the maker of Lucky Charms, said it was working with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on the matter.
[Institution: Global chip sales will increase by 26% in 2021, Samsung will return to the first place] According to the report, the total global semiconductor market sales in 2021 will increase by 26.3% year-on-year to $595 billion. Samsung Electronics' semiconductor sales ($73.2 billion) once again beat Intel to regain the market share champion after three years. The semiconductor market share of the two companies (based on sales) was 12.3% and 12.2%, respectively. SK Hynix came in third with 6.1% ($36.4 billion in sales), Micron Technology (4.8%), Qualcomm (4.6%), Broadcom (3.2%), MediaTek (3%), Texas Instruments and Nvidia (2.8% each) %) and AMD (2.7%) among the top ten. Wafer leader TSMC is not included in the list because it is only responsible for the foundry business. Its sales in 2021 are second only to Intel, at $56.8 billion.
[Organization: IC shipments are expected to increase by 9.2% this year, reaching a new record high] The report shows that the global IC product shipments in 2021 will reach 391.8 million sets, a significant increase of 21.6% compared with 2020, and the growth rate has written the peak since 2010. It is expected that the global IC product shipments will reach 427.7 million sets in 2022, with an annual growth rate of 9.2%, which will not only continue to rewrite the record high, but also the total shipments will be 44 times that of 1980. The compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of shipments will increase by 7%, indicating that the subsequent semiconductor market is expected to continue to grow.
[Factors such as bird flu and the conflict between Russia and Ukraine push up egg prices in many countries] Affected by the recent outbreak of highly pathogenic avian influenza in countries such as the United States, France, and Italy, as well as the continued conflict between Russia and Ukraine, which has resulted in poor logistics in Europe and the Middle East, Egg prices have skyrocketed in some regions recently, with some suppliers expecting the price hikes to continue for months. Some industry analysts say overall egg supply at the global level is currently under strain.
[Fuel prices soared, British willingness to support sanctions against Russia plummeted] Opinion polls show that in the face of rising fuel prices, the British public's willingness to support sanctions against Russia has decreased significantly. The proportion of respondents willing to accept higher fuel prices due to Western sanctions against Russia fell to 36% from 50% in March, a drop of 14 percentage points, according to a British poll.
[Russian Government Announces Temporary Increase in the Export Quota of Russian Enterprises' Mineral Fertilizers] On the 17th local time, the Russian government announced a temporary increase in the export quotas of Russian enterprises' mineral fertilizers, and the order will be effective until May 31.
[The Russian government allocates 4.3 billion rubles to support the recapitalization of local industrial enterprises] According to Russian President Vladimir Putin's instructions, the Russian government will allocate 4.3 billion rubles to the industrial development funds in 77 regions to support the recapitalization of local industrial enterprises. Through this measure, local industrial enterprises can reimburse 90% of the interest expenses stipulated in the loan contract, and the total loan amount of the enterprises concerned exceeds 20 billion rubles. This will help minimize the impact of negative factors on regional industrial policy, safeguarding jobs and manufacturing, including the production of import-substituting products.
[Russian Ministry of Agriculture: Russian sunflower oil export tariffs will rise to $372.2 per ton in May] It is reported that from May 1, the export tariffs of Russian sunflower oil will be raised from $313 per ton in April to $372.2 per ton. Tariffs were at $313 a ton in April, $260.1 a ton in March and $251.4 a ton in February. In addition, the Russian Ministry of Agriculture has begun to calculate the tariff on sunflower meal, which will reach $96.3 per ton from May 1.
[Russian media: Russia considers restricting coking coal exports] According to reports, the Russian Ministry of Energy and Industry is studying the implementation of restrictions on coking coal exports. The move could help calm coal prices in Russia's domestic market. It is reported that since November 2020, the price of coking coal in Russia has risen from 4,500 rubles per ton to 26,000 rubles. Russia's coking coal exports in 2021 will be 22.6 million tonnes.
[Deutsche Bank Vice President: There is a risk of German inflation soaring to 10%] The Deutsche Bank vice president predicts that the annual rate of German inflation will reach 7-8% this year, and if energy imports are restricted, inflation may even reach 10% or more. He warned that Germany needed to prepare for inflation to rise to the highest level since the 1970s. In March this year, German inflation hit a record annual rate of 7.3%.
[The impact of Germany's sanctions on Russia affects the food industry, McDonald's in Germany was forced to replace its edible oil] According to reports, due to the shortage of sunflower oil and soaring energy costs, McDonald's in Germany was forced to replace its edible oil, and advised franchisees to increase prices, "We use Vegetable blends are used to fry french fries, including sunflower oil and canola oil, with sunflower oil only making up a small portion." A McDonald's spokesperson also said, "We will further reduce the proportion of sunflower oil due to limited supplies at the moment." Currently, Ukraine and Russia are the world's largest producers of sunflower oil.
[The German Restaurant Association warns against stopping the import of natural gas from Russia] On the 17th local time, the German Restaurant Association issued a warning, calling on the German government not to stop the import of natural gas from Russia. The chairman of the association, Zetler, said that abandoning Russian gas would have "a huge impact on food production." He pointed out that the food industry is Germany's second largest natural gas consumption area after the chemical industry, and the lack of natural gas supply will affect industry production. It is reported that in the food industry, the dairy industry consumes the most natural gas, followed by meat, oil, bread and sugar.
[Italian Prime Minister: Europe will reduce its energy dependence on Russia faster than expected] The Italian Prime Minister said that Europe will reduce its energy dependence on Russia faster than expected, and diversification (supply) is possible and feasible. It was even shorter than expected a month ago. We have stored gas and have signed new gas (supply agreements) with other suppliers and other countries will follow. Also the impact of "containment measures" will be moderate, we are discussing reducing the heating temperature by 1-2 degrees, and the air conditioning will be similarly changed.
[The General Administration of Customs reminds consumers to suspend the consumption of 4 types of chocolate products produced by Ferrero Group's factory in Arlon, Belgium] The General Administration of Customs issued a consumption reminder to remind consumers to suspend consumption of 4 types of chocolate products produced by Ferrero Group's factory in Arlon, Belgium. According to a notification from the World Health Organization's International Food Safety Network and confirmed by the Belgian Embassy in China, Italian chocolate confectionery maker Ferrero Group has announced a global recall of any batches, expiration dates and The packaging categories are Kinder Surprise, Kinder Mini Eggs, Kinder Surprise Maxi and Kinder Schokbons chocolate products.
[Japan will release 6 million barrels of oil from private reserves] Japan's Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry announced that it will release 6 million barrels of oil from private oil reserves to the market. Japan had previously said it would release 15 million barrels of oil to stabilize oil prices, according to a cooperation plan among members of the International Energy Agency. The 6 million barrels released this time are part of that, and the rest will be released from national reserves.
[Avian flu kills hundreds of thousands of chickens in Hokkaido, Japan] Japan's Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries announced on the 16th that two poultry farms in Hokkaido had a highly pathogenic avian influenza outbreak, and the local government decided to cull more than 500,000 chickens and hundreds of chickens Emu. According to the news released by the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, a highly pathogenic avian influenza outbreak occurred in a chicken farm in Shiraoi-cho, Hokkaido, and all 520,000 chickens raised by the chicken farm will be culled.
[After Japan imposed sanctions on Russia, the price of Russian timber in Japan reached the highest level in history] It is reported that since Japan followed the Western sanctions on Russia, it has become more and more difficult to import Russian timber, resulting in its price in the Japanese market has also risen to highest level in history.
[The Korean government decides to join the CPTPP] According to reports, the Korean government has taken the first step towards joining the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP), and various departments are currently conducting discussions. CPTPP member countries include Canada, Mexico, Australia, Japan and Vietnam. The total gross domestic product (GDP) of each member country is about 11 trillion US dollars, accounting for 13% of the global GDP, and it is a large market. At present, the United Kingdom and China have also applied to join.
[South Korea's automobile production, domestic sales and exports decreased year-on-year in March] The "March Automobile Industry Trends" released by the Korean Ministry of Industry, Trade and Energy shows that automobile production in March this year decreased by 9.5% year-on-year to 302,161 units. Domestic sales decreased by 19.1% year-on-year to 138,647 units. In terms of domestic sales of various manufacturers, only Ssangyong Motors increased by 18.5%, while the sales of imported cars decreased by 10.5%, a decline for seven consecutive months.
[Mongolia's fuel prices rose sharply in March this year compared to the same period last year] Recently, affected by many factors such as the global epidemic and the conflict between Russia and Ukraine, Mongolia's foreign import and export trade has been restricted, commodity supply has been in short supply, and prices have continued to rise. Taking imported fuel oil as an example, in March this year, the retail price of AI-92 gasoline, which is the most widely used in Mongolia, increased by 64.8% year-on-year to 3,290 tugrik (equivalent to 6.88 yuan); it increased by 5.6% month-on-month. , an increase of 126 Tugrik (equivalent to 0.26 yuan).
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[The container throughput of Yangpu Port in the first quarter of this year hit a new high of 403,300 TEUs] In the first quarter of 2022, Yangpu Port achieved a new breakthrough in container transportation, with a cumulative throughput of 403,300 TEUs, a year-on-year increase of 61.84%, setting a record for the same period in history. A good level, to achieve a "good start" in the first season. During this period, Yangpu Border Inspection Station took the initiative to keep up with the pace of port development and further innovate the reform of border inspection service mode. In the next step, Yangpu Station will continue to innovate service measures, create a smooth customs clearance environment at the port, and make greater contributions to the construction of Hainan Free Trade Port.
[Xiamen Airport: Passenger throughput decreased by 70.10% year-on-year in March, cargo and mail throughput decreased by 22.68%] Xiamen Airport announced that in March, 6,117 aircraft took off and landed, a year-on-year decrease of 58.61%; the passenger throughput was 553,700, a year-on-year decrease of 70.10% %; the cargo and mail throughput was 20,700 tons, a year-on-year decrease of 22.68%.
[An oil tanker explodes in the waters near Hong Kong] At about 16:00 local time on the 16th, an oil tanker exploded in the waters about 300 kilometers east of Hong Kong, killing one person and injuring six others. The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government Flying Service was called by the Maritime Rescue Coordination Centre and dispatched two helicopters and one fixed-wing aircraft to assist. The first helicopter arrived at the scene at 19:00 to start rescue work.
[Giant LNG Ship Arrives at Jiangsu Rudong Yangkou Port to Ensure Gas Demand in East China] On the 16th local time, the LNG receiving station of Rudong Yangkou Port in Nantong, Jiangsu welcomed the giant LNG ship "Zaka". This voyage brought 11.5 10,000 tons of LNG can meet the daily gas consumption of 320 million households.
[SIPG: Dangerous cargo containers in Shanghai Port can now be handled normally] The official WeChat account of SIPG released an announcement on April 17. From April 14, SIPG has independently chosen to implement the latest version of the national standard (GB16994 .3-2021), releasing the storage capacity of Category 8 and Category 9 solid dangerous goods containers in the terminal. At present, dangerous cargo containers in Shanghai Port can be handled normally.
[Giants compete for air cargo, YTO aims at the Indian market] Following the opening of the Nanning-Chennai route on April 4, YTO Airlines has recently opened an international freight route between Nanning and Delhi. Both routes currently operate four flights a week. Classes are mainly equipped with domestic electronic products, mobile phone accessories, fabrics and medical supplies. At this time a year ago, a YTO Airlines B757 took off from Kunming Airport and arrived in Chennai, India after a flight of more than 4 hours. This is the first regular international cargo route opened by YTO to India. To a certain extent, the economic and geographical advantages of Chennai and Delhi will also lay the foundation for YTO Airlines to quickly open up the Indian market.
[The second direct flight between Israel and Egypt opens] EL AL on the 17th opened a direct flight between the Israeli city of Tel Aviv and the Egyptian city of Sharm El Sheikh. This is the second direct flight between the two countries after EgyptAir launched the Cairo-Tel Aviv route in October last year. Israeli Prime Minister Bennett said in a statement on the 16th that this is a manifestation of the "continued warming" of Israel-Egypt relations. The two countries are expanding cooperation in various fields to benefit the two peoples and promote regional stability.
[All international marine terminals in Japan will be suspended on April 17] Japanese labor unions hold "Shunto" activities every spring, and dock workers at ports across Japan plan to hold a one-day strike on April 17 (Sunday), all The port terminal faces a 24-hour shutdown. An update from Texas-based 3PL logistics provider Crane Worldwide Logistics says the strike will begin in the early hours of April 17 and end 24 hours later in the morning of April 18, with the company saying, “This will Affects all ports and all dockworkers in Japan and will be completely blocked within 24 hours."
[MSC will launch a new China-Bangladesh route] Mediterranean Shipping Company will launch a new intra-Asia route connecting southern China and Bangladesh from late April. The new Bangladesh route will provide customers with a direct connection between South China and Chittagong, which will also connect Bangladeshi imports and exports via the MSC transshipment hubs in Singapore and Tanjung Pelepas. The maiden voyage will deploy the MSC Kymea and set sail from Hong Kong on April 27. The rotation of this new route will be Hong Kong – Yantian – Shekou – Singapore – Tanjung Pelepas – Chattum – Singapore – Tanjung Pelepas – Hong Kong.
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[Announcement of the Customs Tariff Commission of the State Council on the 7th Exclusion and Extension List of Tariffs on U.S. and Canada Commodities] According to the Announcement of the State Council Tariff Commission on the Fifth Exclusion and Extension List of Tariffs on U.S. and Canada Commodities (Announcement of the Tariff Commission  7 No. ), the fifth extension list of products subject to tariffs on the United States and Canada will expire on April 16, 2022. The Customs Tariff Commission of the State Council decides in accordance with procedures to extend the exclusion period for relevant commodities. The relevant matters are hereby announced as follows:
From April 17, 2022 to November 30, 2022, the goods listed in the annex will continue to be exempted from the tariffs I imposed to counter the US Section 301 measures.
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[The central bank lowered the deposit reserve ratio by 0.25 percentage points to release about 530 billion yuan of long-term funds] In order to support the development of the real economy and promote the stability of comprehensive financing costs, the People's Bank of China decided to reduce the deposit reserves of financial institutions on April 25, 2022. The rate is 0.25 percentage points (excluding financial institutions that have implemented a 5% deposit reserve ratio). In order to increase support for small and micro enterprises and "agriculture, rural areas and farmers", for urban commercial banks that do not operate across provinces and rural commercial banks with a deposit reserve ratio higher than 5%, on the basis of reducing the deposit reserve ratio by 0.25 percentage points, An additional 0.25 percentage point drop. After this reduction, the weighted average deposit reserve ratio of financial institutions was 8.1%.
[Investment is expected to maintain steady growth in the first quarter. National Development and Reform Commission: Research on policies to promote private investment] The reporter learned that in the next step, we will focus on key areas such as infrastructure construction, manufacturing and high-tech industries, and the construction of social and people's livelihood to make up for shortcomings. The department will strengthen the guarantee of capital, land, energy and other elements, and accelerate the implementation of the project. Research and introduce policies and measures to further mobilize the enthusiasm of private investment under the new situation, give play to the role of major projects and government investment leveraging, and stimulate the vitality of private investment.
[General Administration of Customs: China’s imports and exports to countries along the “Belt and Road” reached 2.93 trillion yuan in the first quarter] The spokesperson of the General Administration of Customs and the director of the Statistics and Analysis Department said that since the joint construction of the “Belt and Road” initiative was proposed in 2013, The trade exchanges between China and the countries along the "Belt and Road" are increasingly close. According to statistics, in the first quarter of this year, my country’s imports and exports to countries along the “Belt and Road” reached 2.93 trillion yuan, a year-on-year increase of 16.7%. Among them, exports were 1.64 trillion yuan, an increase of 16.2%; imports were 1.29 trillion yuan, an increase of 17.4%.
[The first batch of steel box girder sections of the largest cable-stayed bridge in West Africa built by China goes out of the river] On April 16, the first batch of 37 steel box girder sections of the largest cable-stayed bridge in West Africa built by China was piloted at the Nantong Pilot Station of the Yangtze River Pilotage Center. Under the leadership of the company, it went out of the river smoothly and sailed to Côte d'Ivoire. The Cocodi Bridge in Cote d'Ivoire is an important project of China-Africa strategic cooperation. The main bridge is 630 meters long and will become the largest cable-stayed bridge in West Africa after completion.
[The number of fresh food e-commerce orders surged under the epidemic situation and the supply chain construction of leading enterprises] At this stage, the top fresh food e-commerce companies have gradually shifted their focus to supply chain construction. Dingdong Maicai has been committed to expanding its own brands in recent years. The company’s fourth quarter financial report in 2021 shows that its current sales of its own brands accounted for 10.2% of the total merchandise transactions, compared with only 5.8% in the previous year. Daily Youxian has been continuously increasing the direct mining from the origin in recent years. Both companies are compressing intermediate links as much as possible to create greater profit margins.
[The 131st China Import and Export Fair held a record number of exhibits online] This Canton Fair will continue to be held online for 10 days. According to 16 categories of commodities such as electronics, home appliances, machinery, and daily consumer goods, 50 exhibition areas will be set up, with more than 25,000 domestic and foreign exhibitors, and a special area for "rural revitalization" will continue to be set up for all exhibitors from poverty alleviation areas. The theme of this year's Canton Fair is "Unicom Domestic and International Dual Circulation". The exhibition content includes three parts: online display platform, supply and purchase docking service, and cross-border e-commerce zone. Exhibitors and exhibits, virtual exhibition halls, exhibitor connections, and news will be set up on the official website. and events, conference services and other columns. Enterprises uploaded over 2.9 million exhibits, including over 900,000 new products and over 480,000 green and low-carbon exhibits, all hitting record highs.
[CSRC answers reporters’ questions on Didi’s announcement on delisting from the U.S.] The CSRC has always insisted that the overseas listing activities of enterprises should abide by the laws, regulations and supervisory rules of the places where they are listed and where they operate, and require listed companies to effectively protect investors, especially The legitimate rights and interests of small and medium investors. The specific case of Didi's voluntary delisting has nothing to do with other US-listed Chinese concept stocks, and has nothing to do with the ongoing Sino-US audit and supervision cooperation consultations, and does not affect the cooperation process between the two parties.
[Organization: Multiple APPs on the Efficiency Office Track ushered in a peak in the number of active users ] Institutional data shows that in March, many APPs in the Efficiency Office Track ushered in a peak in the number of active users. DingTalk ranks first with 220 million monthly active users (MAU), followed by Enterprise WeChat with 98 million and Feishu with 6.11 million. Among them, Dingding has more than 100 million daily active users (DAU). It is understood that education users are the main group of this wave of peaks. The preferred platforms for online teaching in Jilin, Shanghai and other places are DingTalk and Tencent Conference.
[It is reported that the Tesla Shanghai factory will start the closed-loop mode and notify employees to resume work] On April 16, Beijing time, Tesla has notified employees in Shanghai by phone to prepare for the resumption of work next week. It is reported that Tesla notified some employees on Friday that the company will begin to adopt a closed-loop production method on April 17, and employees will live in the factory and conduct nucleic acid tests on a regular basis. Tesla will arrange for buses to return employees who are notified.
[Yu Chengdong: If Shanghai cannot resume work and production after May, the auto industry will be completely shut down] Huawei Consumer Business CEO and Smart Car BU CEO Yu Chengdong posted in a circle of friends that if Shanghai cannot resume work and production, all technology/industrial industries will be suspended after May Any production involving the Shanghai supply chain will be completely shut down, especially in the automotive industry. He said that since mid-April, some companies have begun to stop supply chains due to closures such as Shanghai. If this continues, the economic loss/cost of the industry will be huge.
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[Fulfillment by Amazon (FBA) Q3 Replenishment Policy] Amazon has currently updated the replenishment limits and inventory performance index scores (IPI) of each site. Please also plan your inventory management reasonably according to the updated requirements.
Replenishment restrictions: Amazon's US station, UK station, and European station (Germany/France/Italy/Spain) currently implement a replenishment quantity limit, and the Japanese station has cancelled the FBA issue/replenishment quantity limit.
Q3 IPI Score Requirements
— Applicable sites: Amazon US, UK, Europe (Germany/France/Italy/Spain) and Japan.
— checking time:
① The first time in the third quarter (the week of May 9, 2022)
② The second time in the third quarter (the week of June 20, 2022)
[Amazon Announces New Brand Analytics Search Dashboards] Amazon announced in an announcement that the platform has launched two new brand analytics search dashboards, Search Catalog Performance and Search Query Performance. These two new dashboards provide sellers with a new view of the customer shopping funnel, as well as top queries related to the seller's brand.
The Search Catalog Performance dashboard provides a comprehensive product view of key shopping metrics such as impressions, clicks, cart additions and purchases. End-to-end shopping behavior data can help sellers diagnose sales funnel issues. A combination of behavioral and demand data helps improve catalog quality.
[Amazon launches iOS widget, you can quickly find products without opening the Amazon seller APP] Amazon US station, European station and Japan station released an announcement called the seller to launch an iOS widget, without opening the Amazon seller app, sellers can use the widget To quickly find your product, here is the announcement:
Sellers can now use the new Amazon Seller app home screen widget on iOS 14+ to find your products. This widget allows sellers to quickly search for your products in the Amazon catalog using the camera on your phone, without having to find and open the Amazon Seller app. The visual search function supports both barcode scanning and biometrics.
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