Amazon Revised Service Charges

Revised Charges

Effective from 3rd May, 2017, the following fee revisions will be applicable:

  • Selling on Amazon Closing Fee: Fixed Closing Fee structure will be revised for all product categories, depending on product price bands. For details, refer Table 1 below.
  • FBA Weight Handling Fees: For weight handling fee in FBA, we will offer lower rates for standard items in weight slabs higher than 3 Kg. Weight handling fees will be charged based on item size & item weight (unit or dimensional) rates, and for each shipped unit. To view the rate card, refer  Table 2 below.
  • Cancellation Charges: Seller will now be charged a cancellation fee of 8.5% of the value of items instead of 2.5%. This charge will be applicable under the following two scenarios: A) Order is cancelled by seller for any reason other than buyer request (only cancellations requested by buyers through www.amazon.in will be considered as buyer requested cancellations and will be exempted from the above Cancellation Charge), OR, B) Order is cancelled automatically as the seller has not shipped and confirmed the order within 48 hours of the Estimated Ship Date.

Effective 18th May, 2017, the following fee revisions will be applicable:

  • Delivery Service Fee: Delivery Service Fee of 1.25% charged on all FBA and Easy Ship shipments will be discontinued.
  • Selling on Amazon Referral Fee: Referral Fee has been revised for multiple product categories. To view the complete list of all categories with their revised referral rates, click here.

The following fees remain unchanged:

  • Easy Ship Weight Handling Fees: Easy Ship shipping fees remains unchanged. To view Easy Ship rate card for shipping fee, refer Table 3 below.
  • Zero Fulfilment Fee for Items over INR 20,000: Zero Fulfilment Fee (Pick & Pack Fee and Weight handling Shipping Fee) for all Small-size and Standard-size items whose list price is above INR 20,000 will continue.
  • First Three Months Free Removals: We will continue to offer free Pickup and Standard removals for the first 3 months to each new seller who signs up for FBA.

Please note:

  • Fees shown in the tables below are displayed excluding taxes. Amazon will charge 14% Service Tax, 0.5% Swachh Bharath Cess and 0.5% Krishi Kalyan Cess on all fees displayed below. (Total service tax of 15%)
  • For FBA orders, the Outbound Shipping Weight is calculated for each unit by adding the Packaging Weight to the item weight. We will use 80 gm, 100 gm and 500 gm as the Packaging Weight for Small, Standard and Oversize items respectively.
  • For Standard and Oversize items weighing more than 1 kg, we use Dimensional Weight if the Dimensional Weight is greater than the Unit Weight.
  • For Oversize Heavy and Bulky items we will use Dimensional Weight if the Dimensional Weight is greater than the Unit Weight.
  • Dimensional weight is calculated using the formula, (Length x Width x Height) divided by 5000 to get the Dimensional weight of a unit in kilograms. Length, Width and Height are all in centimeters.
  • Long-Term Storage Fees: Additional charges for inventory stored in the Amazon fulfillment centers for more than six months will be applicable in accordance with company policies. Click here to know more about Long-term storage fees.

Please feel free to write to in-fee-announce-feedback@amazon.com  to provide your feedback on the new changes. If you have any further questions, you can contact our Seller Support (sign-in required).
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Amazon Services

Table 1: Selling on Amazon Closing Fees

Table 2: FBA Weight Handling Fees
Item Size Definition

Table 2.1: FBA fees effective 3rd May, 2017 for Small Size items

Note 1: Units weighing above 1kg will not be classified as Small size.
Note 2: Delivery Service Fee of 1.25% on Item Value will be continued to be charged till 18th May, 2017

Table 2.2: FBA fees effective 3rd May, 2017 for Standard Size items
Note: Delivery Service Fee of 1.25% on Item Value will be continued to be charged till 18th May, 2017

Table 2.3: FBA fees effective 3rd May, 2017 for Oversize items

Note: Delivery Service Fee of 1.25% on Item Value will be continued to be charged till 18th May, 2017

Table 2.4: FBA fees effective 3rd May, 2017 for Oversize Heavy and Bulky items

Note 1: National shipment option is not available for Oversize Heavy and Bulky units.
Note 2: Delivery Service Fee of 1.25% on Item Value will be continued to be charged till 18th May, 2017

Table 3: Amazon Easy Ship Weight Handling Fees
Table 3.1: Easy Ship Weight Handling Fees for Standard-size Items

Note: Delivery Service Fee of 1.25% on Item Value will be continued to be charged till 18th May, 2017

Table 3.2: Easy Ship Weight Handling Fees for Oversize Items

Note: Delivery Service Fee of 1.25% on Item Value will be continued to be charged till 18th May, 2017

Table 3.3: Easy Ship Weight Handling Fees for Oversize Heavy and Bulky Items

Note: Delivery Service Fee of 1.25% on Item Value will be continued to be charged till 18th May, 2017

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