No Amazon seller likes to lose money. After all, you ventured in the Amazon marketplace in hopes to make money. If you are an FBA seller and are looking to improve your profit margins while taking advantage of the program’s benefits, you have come to the right place. But before we deal with FBA storage fees, let’s first talk about the costs of using FBA program.

What are the costs of using FBA program?

The FBA program comes with a bunch of perks but it is important that you get a good grasp of its cost to determine whether it suits your business.

Amazon breaks down their FBA storage fees by size (standard and oversize), weight and time of the year. Expect higher fulfillment and storage fees from October to December.

Here are the services you need to pay under the FBA program:

  • Picking and packing your items
  • Shipping and handling your items
  • Storage
  • Customer Service
  • Product Returns

Amazon may charge you additional fees if:

  • Your items are oversized and require special handling per shipment
  • Your items have been sitting around in the fulfillment center for more than 365 days
  • Your items fall under certain categori