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Amazon India Witness 56% Growth in E-commerce Exporters

More than 500 Indian exporters are now offering over 12 million products to customers across Australia

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Amazon India on Tuesday said the number of global sellers from the country increased 56 per cent in 2018, crossing $1 billion in e-commerce exports for the first time.

Amazon launched the Global Selling Programme in India four years ago with the aim of enabling small-and-medium sized Indian sellers to reach customers in other parts of the world.

More than 50,000 Indian exporters are now part of the programme, selling over 140 million “Made in India” products to customers across the globe, Amazon said.

“Amazon is confident that the Global Selling programme will hit the $5 billion mark by 2023 fuelling the growth of lakhs of Indian manufacturers, exporters and small enterprises,” said Amit Agarwal, Senior Vice President and Country Head, Amazon India.

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Delhi, Rajasthan, Maharashtra, Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh and Haryana emerged as the leading states with most international exporters on Amazon in 2018, according to the second edition of the Amazon Export Digest released on Tuesday.

Home, books, apparel, jewellery, kitchen and health and personal care witnessed a huge demand from international customers across ethnicities, the report said.

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The report also includes performance numbers about growth of Indian sellers exporting to Australia, a new marketplace for Indian sellers which was added as part of the Global Selling Programme in 2018.

More than 500 Indian exporters are now offering over 12 million products to customers across Australia, said the report. (IANS)

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Amazon India Announces Diwali Special Sale- Great Indian Festival

The special sale will start from midnight on October 21 till 11.59 p.m. on October 25

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Amazon Prime members can grab great deals first with exclusive early access from 12 a.m. on October 20. Pixabay

Amazon India on Saturday announced the Great Indian Festival – Diwali Special sale which will bring deals and offers on a wide range of items, including smartphones, laptops, cameras, large appliances, kitchen products and more.

The special sale will start from midnight on October 21 till 11.59 p.m. on October 25.

Prime members can grab great deals first with exclusive early access from 12 a.m. on October 20.

During the sale, users can enjoy deals on brands like Apple, Xiaomi, OnePlus, Samsung, Vivo, Honor and many more offers on latest Amazon Specials smartphones including OnePlus 7T, Samsung M30s and Vivo U10, the company said in a statement.

There will be up to 60 per cent off on appliances and TV’s with no-cost EMI, exchange offers and installation with free deliveries.

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During the sale, users can enjoy deals on brands like Apple, Xiaomi, OnePlus, Samsung, Vivo, Honor and many more offers on latest Amazon Specials smartphones. Pixabay

A consumer will also get a range of finance options from no-cost EMI on debit and credit cards, Bajaj Finserv cards and unlimited reward points on Amazon Pay and ICICI credit card.

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Additionally, there will be offers on top products such as LG (43) 4K Smart TV, Whirlpool Convertible Double Door Refrigerator, Samsung Fully Automatic top load washing machines and the newly launched Sanyo Kaizen Android Smart TV and more. (IANS)