Souq is the latest go-to marketplace for sellers and buyers, especially after its acquisition by Amazon. There’s a lot to know if you’re planning to sell your products on Souq. Let us tell you all about it and make the journey easier for you.
What is Souq?
Amazon recently acquired Middle East’s biggest marketplace Souq, to refurbish its operations in the Arab countries. Based in Dubai, Souq is a network that connects people and products and opens a world of possibilities for both buyers and sellers. Souq trades in a wide variety of products at very competitive rates.
Souq is powered by latest technology and has been designed to empower the shoppers, and thereby, provides its customers the liberty to shop, however, wherever and whenever they please.
Souq is a trusted brand in the UAE and with the tag of being a home-grown company, the fame just gets bigger. Souq strives to get their patrons the best deal possible, with an excellent service that makes shopping seamless and easy.
Getting started on Souq
The process of selling on Souq is easier than you can imagine. The first step involves registering yourself as a seller like any other website. The process of registration involves the following steps:
Once you have followed all the steps to register and accepted the rules and regulations of the portal, your seller account will be initiated. The next steps involve listing your products and selling them.
Selling on Souq
If the products you’re planning to sell are not available in the catalog, simply click on the option ‘Add New Product’ and enter the details and images of your product.
Review and confirmation
Once you complete the offer details, you’ll have to review your submission details. Click on the ‘Confirm Listing’ button if everything looks fine.
Once your products are live on the portal and you receive an order, you’ll be notified through email or you can also verify the orders by logging in to your Souq account. Following the confirmation of an order, you must print an airway bill and prepare your order for pickup by courier.
To receive payments, you’ll have to enter your valid bank account details under the ‘My Account’ section of your seller dashboard. You can request a withdrawal by simply clicking on the ‘Withdrawal’ option and filling in the amount you need to withdraw. The amount will be credited to your bank account within 72 hours.
Souq is available only in the Middle East countries and therefore, it is not possible to sell through the platform from other countries.
So, wait no more. Register on souq.com and get selling!