Thursday, 26 January 2017

Amazon Commission Charges and Fees

Mentioned below are the commission fee and other charges by Amazon. Please know that these Commission charges and fees are subject to change by Amazon anytime hence I would request you to keep checking the latest Commission fee and their charges from Amazon seller central website.

Please note that this information has been collected from Amazon seller central website for the people who wants to know the charges about amazon and selling fees about amazon through my blog.


Commission Fee
For all products, a percentage of the total sales price that is paid by the buyer (including the item price and any shipping or gift-wrap charges) is deducted as a referral fee.
Category
Standard Rate
Media
Books
12%
Movies
5%
Music
5%
Video Games
5%
Video Games - Consoles
4%
Video Games - Accessories
7%
Educational Software
10%
Non-Educational Software
10%
Consumables
Pet Food (Dog Food)
7%
Pet Food (except Dog Food)
5%
Pet Accessories
10%
Beauty Products
5%
Beauty - Fragrance
12%
Luxury Beauty
12%
Health and Personal Care (HPC)
5%
HPC - Body Support
10%
HPC - Medical Equipment
8%
HPC - Nutrition
8%
Personal Care Appliances
7%
Baby Products
5%
Baby-Nursing & Feeding
6%
Grocery and Gourmet
5%
Softline
Apparel
17%
Apparel Accessories, Innerwear, Sleepwear
13%
Eyewear
17%
Watches
14%
Shoes
13%
Handbags
11%
Luggage
13%
Wallets and Backpacks
13%
Fashion Jewellery
18%
Fine Jewellery (unstudded)
4%
Fine Jewellery (studded)
7%
Other Hardline
Kitchen- Non Appliances
12%
Small Appliances
3%
Home - Cushions & Covers
10%
Home- Bed & Bath Linen
10%
Home Improvement
8%
Home-Other Subcategories
15%
Craft Materials
9%
Lawn & Garden
10%
Indoor Lighting (except LED Bulbs)
10%
LED Bulbs
8%
Clocks
10%
Automotive - Other Subcategories
15%
Automotive - Tyres and Rims
3%

Automotive - Lubricants, Car Parts and Helmets, Vehicle Care
8%
Automotive - Accessories
15%
Large Appliances
5%
Furniture
10%
Business Industrial & Scientific Supplies (BISS)
8%
Sports & Outdoors
10%
Toys & Games
8%
Office Products
7%
Musical Instruments
6%
Consumable Physical Gift Card
5%
Pantry
13%
CE / PC / Wireless
Mobile Phones & Tablets
3.5%
Laptops
3%
PC Devices (Scanners, Printers)
4%
PC Components (RAM, Motherboards)
5%
Desktops
5%
Monitors
3%
Laptop Battery
12%
Laptop Bags & Sleeves
13%
USB flash drives (Pen Drives)
8%
Storage Devices
5%
Kindle Accessories
25%
Memory cards
10%
Modems & networking devices
6%
Electronic Devices (except TV, Camera & Camcorder, Camera Lenses, GPS Devices, Speakers)
7%
TV
4%
Camera and Camcorder
4%
Camera Lenses
4%
GPS Devices
4%
Speakers
4%
Accessories - Electronics, PC, Mobile Phones, Tablets (excluding Storage Devices and PC Components)
8%
Cases/Cover/Skin/Screen guard
22%
Data Cables
17%
Selfie sticks
13%
Warranty Services
37%
Chargers
12%
Closing fee
You pay a fixed closing fee based on the item price that is paid by the buyer (including any shipping or gift-wrap charges). The fixed closing fee to be paid is calculated as below:
Category
Item Selling Price (INR)
Fixed Closing Fee (INR)
Books, Movies, Music, Software, Video Games, Baby Products, Beauty, Luxury Beauty, Health and Personal Care, Personal Care Appliances, Gourmet, Pet Foods, and Pet Accessories
0-250
0
251-500
5
501-1000
10
> 1000
20
All other categories
0-1000
10
> 1000
20
Cancellation Charge
You will be charged 2.5% of the value of items in an order as Cancellation Charge for self-fulfilled orders that are cancelled in the following scenarios:
1.    Order is cancelled by you for any reason other than buyer request (Only cancellations requested by buyers through Amazon.in website are considered buyer-requested cancellations and will be exempt from Cancellation Charge).
2.    Order is cancelled automatically by Amazon because you have not shipped and confirmed shipping of the order within 48 hours of Estimated Ship Date.
Note: All fees are exclusive of 15% Service Tax (including the Swachh Bharat Cess). To ensure that you are charged the correct referral fee, you will need to categorise your items as precisely as possible when you list them on the website. Categorisation of products is subject to Amazon's sole discretion.
Fee Calculation Examples:
Example 1: The Alchemist (Rs. 149) [Category: Book]
Amazon.in Fees
Fees (INR)
Referral Fee (12%)
17.88
Closing Fee (Price< Rs. 250)
0.00
Total Fee Charged (excl. service tax)
17.88
Service tax (@15%)
2.68
Example 2: Mobile Phone (Rs. 2500) [Category: Electronics]
Amazon.in Fees
Fees (INR)
Referral Fee (3.5%)
87.5
Closing Fee
20.00
Total Fee Charged (excl. service tax)
107.5
Service tax (@15%)
16.13