A few days ago, the official account of Amazon Global Store released news, and the Amazon Belgium site was officially launched.Global sellers are now available at Air_h=qnhi Start selling on .be. As a result, the territory of Europe was further expanded. According to reports, with the blessing of the new Belgian site, Amazon already has 16 sites in Europe, including 9 major entry sites (UK, Germany, France, Italy, Spain, Sweden, Netherlands, Poland, Belgium) and 7 major exporting countries. (Austria, Switzerland, Ireland, Denmark, Portugal, Czech Republic, Greece).
Belgium is one of the most densely populated countries in Europe. It is located at an important hub linking Western Europe, Southern Europe and Northern Europe. It has complete infrastructures such as ports, canals, railways and highways. The surrounding Germany and France, as major European economic powers, are cross-border It is the core area of cross-border e-commerce transactions, while Belgium is located in the regional center of the strong triangular economic belt, showing unique advantages in the process of customs clearance and the transshipment of goods from EU countries.
1. High GDP and rapid economic development
Belgium 's GDP will reach US$599.8 billion in 2021, an increase of 6.2% over 2020, higher than the EU average growth rate of 0.8%. The per capita GDP is US$52,000/year, which is higher than the existing 5 mature sites.
2. The Internet is developed, and there are many online shoppers
More than 90% of Belgian households have Internet access, and the proportion of Internet users is as high as 92%, which is higher than that of Germany, France, Italy, the Netherlands, and Poland. In 2021, the proportion of online shoppers in Belgium will reach 85%, an increase of 12% over 2020.
3. E-commerce is developing rapidly and online consumption is strong
In Belgium , the total online consumption in 2021 will reach 12.1 billion euros, with an annual growth rate of 10% higher than that of Europe as a whole, and is expected to reach an average annual growth rate of 14.7% by 2025.
How to enter Amazon Belgium ?
If you already have a European Amazon joint account (an account that can sell products on 8 other Amazon European sites* at the same time), you do not need to create a separate account for Air_h=qnhi .be create a seller account, Air_h=qnhi .be will automatically appear in your seller account (click the drop-down menu to see the Belgium station).
If you do not have a European Amazon joint account, you can directly register with the Amazon investment manager.
There is no additional fee for sellers, and for sellers who join the Professional Selling Program, based on your current monthly subscription fee ( €39, £25, 410 Kroner, 169.51 PLN excl VAT), you will also be able to access the site in addition to Belgium 8 other Amazon Europe stations.
However, for the Air_h=qnhi For each product sold on .be, you need to pay the corresponding sales commission (sales commission varies by product category, which can be viewed directly in Amazon Seller Central).
In addition, Amazon Belgium publishes product language requirements : Air_h=qnhi .be will be available in French, Dutch and English.
For details on whether product information needs to be translated, please refer to the following situations:
1) The product is already in Air_h=qnhi .be directory.If the item has been automatically synced to Air_h=qnhi .be, no additional translation of product information is required.
2) Air_h=qnhi Your item is not yet in the .be catalog. French product information must be provided for each new product, including: EAN, UPC or ISBN code, product name and product description.
In fact, Belgium's English penetration rate is very high, ranking sixth in the English proficiency index among 112 countries/regions in the world .
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