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Closing fees

Other names for the fee: Variable closing fees

Closing fees are charged for each unit sold in the following categories: Books, DVD, Music, Software & Computer/Video Games, Video Game Consoles, and Video Game Accessories.

Fee details

Time of charge When customer order is shipped
Fee structure Per unit sold. Single, fixed rate.

Values used to calculate fee

Product category The category the product is sold under.

Rate card

The closing fee is $1.80 per unit sold for products in the Books, DVD, Music, Software & Computer/Video Games, Video Game Consoles, and Video Game Accessories categories.

Fee example

When a book is sold in the Amazon store, the seller is charged a $1.80 closing fee in addition to any other applicable fees.

Frequently asked questions

Is the closing fee the same fee as the “fixed closing fee”?

No. The “fixed closing fee” (also known as the per-item selling fee) is a different fee. Sellers who are subscribed to the Individual selling plan pay a per-item fee for each item sold in the Amazon store, in addition to any other applicable fees.

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