Amazon will soon add Pakistan to its sellers’ list: What do we know?
The perception of the public towards E-Commerce is adjusted and in such a manner is making consumers risk-takers. In Pakistan, E-commerce is growing steadily and it has become an emerging sector with a noticeable surge in the recent past.
The good news is that Pakistan has achieved a milestone and a new era of e-commerce boom is about to set its foot in the country as Amazon has decided to add the country to its sellers’ list in the next few weeks.
According to the Advisor to PM on Commerce, Razzak Dawood announced on Thursday that Amazon is going to add Pakistan to its seller’s list within a few days, opening new opportunities for the country’s youth and small and medium enterprises (SMEs).
“We have finally made it; Amazon will be adding Pakistan to its Sellers’ List within a few days,” Dawood tweeted. “We have been engaged with Amazon since last year and now it’s happening, he added. “ It is an excellent opportunity for our youth, SMEs and women entrepreneurs,” Dawood said.
Pakistan being one of the biggest manufacturing economies in the region was the only South Asian nation that was not included in the list of 102 countries on Amazon’s platform.
In 2021, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) ranked Pakistan 116th in the 152-nations B2C E-commerce Index.
Amazon is an iconic American consumer-centric multi-national technology company based in Seattle, Washington which targets mainly e-commerce, cloud computing, digital streaming, and artificial intelligence. It is the biggest, reliable and famous website for online shopping in the world.
Once Pakistan is added to Amazon’s approved selling countries, accounts can be made using Pakistani details. It will create a plethora of opportunities for the exporters to sell their products through this platform. In the wake of this decision, Amazon will open seller registration of Pakistani companies very soon.
For the past 24 hours, Amazon Pakistan seller has become a trend on social media websites, now more people have started deeming into the currency of Pakistan, searching for Amazon prices Amazon Pakistan mobiles, amazon Pakistan toys, how to work on Amazon in Pakistan et cetera.
How to use Amazon in Pakistan?
We do not have proper guidelines as yet but according to the users who have already used Amazon outside of Pakistan, Businesses, independent sellers and producers sell their records to Amazon at wholesale rates. Anyone can sell anything directly through Amazon. All vendor has to do is to set up an account, provide necessary details and roll out their products and you are good to go with the selling trough the Seller portal. Amazon Vendor Central then gives Amazon ownership of the seller’s inventory, which is then retailed and sold to shoppers on their website. Once an order has been positioned, the product is shipped from Amazon’s warehouse.