According to the latest statistics, there are over 100 million Prime subscribers around the globe. This offers FBA online sellers a competitive advantage in growing their business. If you are operating your FBA business in the US and want to expand your presence in Europe, the Amazon Pan-European FBA Program is a good route to consider.
What is the Pan-European FBA?
Amazon’s PAN-EU allows sellers to grow their presence into European markets by storing their products in fulfillment centers across Europe.
As an FBA seller, the PAN-EU allows you to deliver orders at a reduced cost and in less time. It also makes you Prime eligible and be more visible to more shoppers in Europe.
Which countries does the Pan-European FBA apply to?
The Amazon PAN-EU fulfillment centers are currently located in the following countries?
- Czech Republic
- United Kingdom
What are the Pan-European FBA requirements?
If you wish to participate in the PAN-EU FBA program, it is important that you know the requirements. One of the many rules is that you will be holding stock in another country. You will also be required to register for VAT in each country. You will then file and submit VAT returns according to the frequency of each country.
VAT, or Value Added Tax, is a tax that VAT-registered sellers add to the price of the goods they sell and pass on to the national tax authoriti