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FBA Partnered Carrier Yamato Option Discount Promotion

Save up ¥15,000 on inbound shipping fees when using a shipping method provided by Yamato Transport and Amazon

Fulfillment by Amazon (FBA) is a service under which Amazon handles inventory storage, shipping, and customer service on your behalf. Until March 31, 2022, FBA is also running a special FBA Partnered Carrier Yamato Option Discount Promotion.

When you use the Partnered Carrier Yamato Option to ship your products to Amazon during the promotion period, you will receive a discount of up to ¥15,000 on shipping fees.

Amazon Partnered Carrier Service is a shipping method available when you ship products to Amazon logistics sites (fulfillment centers) in Japan to sell with FBA. Yamato Transport has now been added as a shipping carrier option.

Amazon has been focused on supporting SMEs for many years. Last year, the number of Japanese SMEs using FBA on reached over 70,000.* This year, too, we have prepared a variety of promotions this year to support your business. Why not take this opportunity to start selling on Amazon with FBA?
* Amazon “2020 SME Impact Report” press release
FBA Partnered Carrier Yamato Option Discount Promotion

Promotion details

Promotion name
FBA Partnered Carrier Yamato Option Discount Promotion

00:00, Thursday, April 22, 2021 - 23:59, Thursday, March 31, 2022

Eligible sellers
Professional sellers

Discount amount

Discount conditions
  • When shipping products to Amazon Fulfillment Centers, shipping plans with “Yamato Transport” selected in Amazon Partnered Carrier Service are eligible.
  • Shipping plans created outside the promotion period are not eligible for shipping fee discounts.
Discount application method
The discount is automatically applied to the amount charged for shipping fees.

Promotion usage procedure

Start using FBA
If you have a seller account, set the shipping method to “Fulfilled by Amazon.” If this will be your first time using Selling on Amazon, start by creating an account.
List your products
Once you add your products to the Amazon catalog, designate your FBA inventory.
Prepare your products
Prepare your products for safe and secure transportation to a fulfillment center according to the Amazon packing guidelines and shipping and routing requirements.
Ship to Amazon
When you create a shipping plan in Seller Central, select “Yamato Transport” as your carrier on the “Prepare Shipment” page. Due to the Yamato Inbound Shipping Discount Promotion, a discount of up to ¥15,000 will automatically be applied to your inbound shipping fees. After printing your Amazon shipping labels, affix one to each box and await pickup.
Promotion usage procedure

Amazon terminology:

Seller Central

Seller Central is the sales monitoring website where sellers log in to monitor their Amazon sales activity. Here you can add products to the Amazon catalog, create shipping plans, manage inventory, update prices, interact with buyers, and contact seller support.

Other promotions

Amazon run a variety of campaigns, including discounts on initial fees, cashback programs, and lower referral fee rates.
Returns Processing Fee Promotion

Returns Processing Fee Promotion

Running since March 15, 2021, this promotion offers free FBA returns processing fees for 1 year in the Clothing and Accessories and Shoes and Bags categories.
FBA New Selection program

FBA New Selection Program

This promotion offers first-time FBA sellers discounts of up to ¥22,000 on inbound shipping fees (applied separately and in addition to the Yamato Inbound Shipping Discount Promotion). For products listed with FBA for the first time, three kinds of FBA fulfillment fees are also waived.

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