Australian overseas online sales account for a third of total online sales, which is around 2 percent of total retail sales being spent on overseas websites. It is much lower than the domestic online sales, since Australians prefer to purchase from Aussie brands rather than go for international ones. But with Amazon Global offering such convenience, people are compelled to make their purchases overseas.
Amazon.com is the world’s largest online retailer. With what began as an online bookstore, now offer products range from A-Z as depicted by the choice of word “Amazon”.
There is no store called Amazon.com.au for Australians yet but still Amazon Global sorts out all products available for international delivery. It doesn’t matter whether there is an Amazon Australia or not for they offer exceptional services throughout the world. For Amazon Global items, you won’t be charged additional fees if the actual import fees exceed the import fee deposit they estimated.
You can find beauty supplies, jewelry, clothing items, sporting goods, books, CD’s, DVD’s, computers, furniture’s, toys, garden supplies, groceries, food items, personal care items, watches, scientific supplies and most importantly the Amazon Kindle. It becomes your personal shopper while suggesting what’s best for you and loads some recommendations for you if you have shopped before. Every product is accompanied with prices and ratings so that you can compare the choices side by side.
Its product line of consumer electronics has, by far, generated the most revenue. With the inception of Kindle, the ultimate e-book reader, the company’s profits soared.
Many companies are trying to shift to environmental accounting and Amazon focuses on making online shopping more environment friendly than traditional retailing. Frustration Free Packaging is an attempt to reduce environmental costs. It is easy to open and 100 percent recyclable.
On viewing the web page, you could see there is a list on the left that tells which countries are eligible for international shipment. International shipping has been made easy by Amazon as it calculates the import for deposit at check out and provides custom’s clearance on its customer’s behalf.
It is the global colossal of online retail offering you ease to shop online by displaying brands, shipping options, average customers review, condition, price and availability of all products so that you don’t have to wait for another minute to think.
Buying the best value products irrespective of whether it is Australian made or made over seas has been the dominant choice of many Australians. Arranging competitively priced international shipments has been the top priority of Amazon Global so as to create a bond between its customers so strong, that it can’t be broken despite the long distance.