To this end, since July 1st,AmazonIt will also force its Australian users to use Amazon's Australia.websiteIt's not the American website. Amazon spokesman said: "this is a great pity for users. We do this to comply with local laws rather than tax avoidance. "
Compared with Amazon's US website, its Australian website has only 1/10 of the former, and the price is not attractive. So many Australian consumers now use Amazon's US website.
Some analysts say Amason's move may bring traffic to his Australian website. But at the same time, it may give competitors eBay more business opportunities.
In contrast, a eBay spokesman said the company wanted to impose an Australian tax on global sellers, rather than blocking Australian consumers.