You can remove inventory from a fulfillment center by submitting a removal order. Use one or more of the following options to remove your inventory:
A per-item fee applies. See FBA removal order fees.
Removal order process
We process removal orders in 10-14 business days. During the holiday season and peak removal periods, processing may take 30 days or more.
Fulfillable inventory is available for purchase until we remove it. If you don't want it available for sale, close your listing. See Close a listing in List products for Fulfillment by Amazon.
We cannot remove inventory in the following cases:
Note: When creating a removal order, you may notice that certain items cannot be removed. We will notify you with suggested action to take in order to successfully remove your inventory.
Removal order restrictions
We ship returns only to you, your warehouse, your supplier, or your distributor. In addition, the following restrictions apply:
Removal order packing and shipping
If your inventory is located in different fulfillment centers, your order may arrive in multiple boxes from different carriers.
We return case-packed inventory as individual items.
Canceled removal orders
We may cancel a removal order once it is submitted, if the inventory isn't available for removal. For example, it may be part of a pending customer order.
If we cancel a removal order, submit another request. If we cancel the second request, contact Seller Support.
If you want to cancel a removal order that you submitted, see Remove inventory from a fulfillment center.