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Faster transit times for shipping from China, Korea, Hong Kong, or Taiwan

Configuring shorter transit times for your products is essential to enhance customer experience and improve sales. Setting shorter transit times results in faster estimated delivery times, which is displayed on the product detail page and at checkout, making buyers more likely to purchase your item. Items with faster delivery times are also more likely to be the Featured Offer on Amazon.

Eligibility for transit time options

For sellers shipping from China, Korea, Hong Kong, or Taiwan, in order to be eligible to set shorter transit times than the default transit times, you must meet the following performance requirements (based on orders within the past 30 calendar days):

To check your eligibility, visit Performance metrics.

In order to retain privileges to use this feature, you must continue to report realistic and accurate delivery speeds. Failure to maintain Valid Tracking Rate of > =70%and On-Time Delivery of > =97%may result in this feature being disabled. When your eligibility is revoked, any shorter transit times you set will be reverted back to the default.

How to set shorter transit times

To set a shorter transit time, you can change the transit time in Shipping settings. To learn how to modify your transit time, visit Modify transit time.

When you become eligible to set faster Transit Times, Amazon will update the Transit Time in your shipping templates to a new, faster Transit Time if you are shipping from one of the following locations. Faster Transit Time will be available depending on your historical Transit Time performance. All new shipping templates you create will have the new Transit Time.

Shipping Location Default Transit Time Faster Transit Time
China 15-20 days

4-7 days

7-10 days

10-15 days

Korea 10-12 days

2-5 days

5-8 days

8-10 days

Hong Kong, Taiwan 9-15 days 3-8 days

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