In 2017, 391,905 new sellers settle in the Amazon US site with an average of 1,176 sellers per day
So far, a total of 391,905 settled in the Amazon U.S. market in this year, which is equivalent to 1,176 new sellers daily. In the previous month, 25,083 new sellers joined in a single month, but this number is also less than some other months in the last year.
738,985 sellers have products on the market.
There are 738,985 sellers at the U.S. site, but because of the price competitiveness of products, not all sellers will generate sales. This is why only 207,156 sellers receive customer feedback each month. More data show that in the past 12 months, only 514,313 sellers received at least one feedback comment. These three data combined intuitively illustrates the number of active seller in this market.
66% of sellers use Amazon Logistics (FBA)
Sixty-eight percent of the top 100 sellers on the U.S. site are using FBA, 66% of TOP1000 sellers use FBA, and 66% of the top 10,000 sellers use FBA. Amazon FBA helps these cross-border sellers to achieve the two-day delivery, the business place of seller becomes less important to consumers, it can be said to largely help the seller to solve the problem of delivery service.
The number of listings of FBA sellers & the number of listings of seller that did not use FBA
There are 22,926 products on average sold by each seller on Amazon. sellers using FBA sold only 1,107 items on average, while sellers do not use FBA sold an average of 56,486 items.
Most sellers sell electronic products in the United States.
Amazon has a wide range of products and category, but in TOP sellers, 20% of the seller's main category is electronic products. The other popular categories are: Clothing / Footwear / Jewelery 17%, Home 13%, Health & Family 12%. Top sellers on Amazon's site cover a complete list of all top categories.