December 2015 edition
How much choice do you have when shopping with Amazon?
How fast is the Amazon catalogue growing?
The table below lists estimates of the numbers of products offered on the main Amazon websites around the world.
|Amazon.com||USA||488 million||+235 million|
|Amazon.co.uk||UK||261 million||+108 million|
|Amazon.de||Germany||237 million||+96 million|
|Amazon.fr||France||209 million||+90 million|
|Amazon.co.jp||Japan||168 million||+60 milion|
|Amazon.it||Italy||165 million||+77 million|
|Amazon.es||Spain||160 million||+76 million|
|Amazon.ca||Canada||133 million||+77 million|
|Amazon.in||India||42 million||+18 million|
|Amazon.com.mx||Mexico||36 million||+33 million|
|Amazon.com.br||Brazil (Kindle & Books)||18 million||+15 million|
|Amazon.cn||China||13 million||+4 million|
|Amazon.com.au||Australia (Kindle)||4 million||+1 million|
|Amazon.nl||Netherlands (Kindle)||4 million||new|
Today Amazon sells over 480 million products in the USA. Amazon’s product selection has expanded by 235 million in the past 16 months. That an extraordinary average of 485 thousand new products per day.
Amazon’s catalogue is grouped into dozens of departments. There are over 30 million items in the combined Clothing, Shoes & Jewelry department, 24 million in Sports & Outdoors, and 60 million in Home & Kitchen. There are 6.7 million Office Products items, 96 million in Electronics, 1.7 million in the Beauty department, 1.2 million Baby products, and 900 thousand Grocery items.
Amazon Mexico launched during 2015 as a fully-fledged Amazon store, and already offers 36 million products. Previously Amazon Mexico had been a 3 million-item Kindle store.
The Netherlands is the new entrant to the list, with a Kindle store being opened earlier this year.
Manufacturers exporting with ExportX can reach Amazon shoppers in the top eight countries.