Amazon has already leased a 24,387 sq m warehouse in Australia ©PA Images
Amazon has already leased a 24,387 sq m warehouse in Australia ©PA Images

Amazon agrees terms with suppliers

11 September 2017

Amazon is set to launch in Australia within 60 days and capitalise on the lead-up to Christmas, according to Citi Group analysts.

The online retail giant already announced plans to open its first major Australian location in April after leasing a 24,387 sq m former Bunnings warehouse and appointing one its top German executives to run its operation.

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