Amazon Global Selling
From: New York City, USA Sells in: North America and Europe, Japan, China
"I started in my one bedroom apartment with a credit card. I had no backing, nothing."
"We were able to double our sales selling internationally."
—Elena Castaneda, CEO, Bling Jewelry
From: Caracas, Venezuela, based in Mexico City, Mexico Sells in: North America and Europe, Japan
"We used service providers to help us with taxes and location [in Japan and Europe]."
From: Chiang Mai, Thailand Sells in: US
"Within 10 months of enrolling, our sales on Amazon made up 85% of total sales...My life has changed. My mom and my sister have full-time jobs working with me."
From: United Kingdom Sells in: Europe, US, India
"It's a no-brainer. [Amazon] is where you introduce your product to new customers."
From: Shenzhen, China Sells in: US, Canada, Europe, Japan
"[Previously,] we mostly focused on manufacturing [for other sellers]. in 2013, we began selling internationally directly to customers ourselves on Amazon."
From: Ahmedabad, India Sells in: US, plans to expand to UK and Japan
"[My sales picked up on Amazon.com during the major sales period over Black Friday and Cyber Monday]."
From: Seoul, South Korea Sells in: US
"The [Korean beauty category] has been continuing to grow on Amazon...we now sell 60 brands and over 2,000 products."
From: SingaporeSells in: US and UK, plans to expand to Japan, Australia and other marketplaces in Europe
“We are based here in Singapore, but able to sell across the world…More than half of our total sales come from Amazon.”
From: Kuala Lumpur, MalaysiaSells in: US, plans to expand to UK and Australia
“Amazon has helped me fulfill my dream of having my own successful global business…Our business has grown by 400% in one year since we started selling on Amazon in late 2016.”