Amazon has just made it easier for customers to do inter-country shopping. The e-commerce giant has added a shortcut option on its App as well as the webpage that allows users to shop internationally wherever Amazon has its footing. Apart from India, Amazon services are spread across 22 countries, including the US, China, UK, Japan, and Canada.
“The International Shopping experience displays clear pricing, shipping costs, and import duty estimates, with Amazon coordinating with courier services for customs clearance on behalf of the customer so there are no surprises at the time of purchase or delivery,” the company claimed in a statement.
Apart from this, customers can also browse and shop for products in various categories such as electronics, clothing, books, footwear, and more, and choose from different shipping options and delivery speeds.
Here’s how you can easily shop internationally from Amazon in India:
Step 1: Jump to the Amazon shopping app and tap on the menu icon in the top-left corner of the screen.
Step 2: Under the menu box, you will find the Settings option with the flag of the country you have selected. To proceed, tap on the button and select ‘Change Country’.
Step 3: The follow-up screen will have the list of the countries from where you can shop. Just select the preferred region along with the language.
Step 4: Once you are done, a new window will pop-up displaying the message that you’re navigating to XYZ Amazon website. Press the Continue option in the dialogue box and you will be redirected to your preferred countries Amazon page.
Step 5: Now you browse and purchase the products Amazon in that particular country. Just so you know, you will automatically have the list of products that are eligible to be shipped to your selected delivery location.
How to do International Shopping from Amazon in India
This is an easy and pretty straightforward way for Amazon to purchase a product from any nation and ship it to your corner of the world. The provision to change country settings also lets you avail exclusive Amazon services of certain areas like the Audible book support for the Kindle Oasis (Review) which is available in the US but not in India.
Currently, the feature supports five languages (English, Brazilian, Portuguese, German, Simplified Chinese, and Spanish) as well as 25 currencies and you can use it to deliver orders to over 100 countries.