Sell on Amazon Sign In
This article applies to selling in: Japan

Key FBA holiday selling dates for

Stay in stock during the holiday selling season by making sure your shipments arrive at Amazon well in advance of key shopping dates. Inventory should arrive at our fulfillment centers by the dates listed below to ensure your products are available for customers during this peak season.

  • Inventory for Black Friday Week should arrive at Amazon fulfillment centers by November 14, 2021.
  • Inventory for Christmas shopping and New Year shopping should arrive at Amazon fulfillment centers by December 1, 2021.

Be sure to allow ample time for supplier lead times, carrier lead times, or both. It may take longer to get inventory to Amazon fulfillment centers during the busy holiday season.

Note: Date recommendations are based on estimates and are subject to change.

Check your storage capacity

Even if FBA inventory storage limits are applied, you may still have storage available for your items. Check your current storage limit and current usage by expanding "Storage Volume" on Inventory Performance Dashboard and Shipping Queue at the bottom of the page.

Note: Effective October 1, 2021, the IPI threshold for storage limits is 400 (previously 450).

Sign in to use the tool and get personalized help (desktop browser required). Sign In

Reach hundreds of millions of customers

Start selling on Amazon

© 1999-2022,, Inc. or its affiliates