Here’s a quick answer. Anything and everything except for items prohibited and restricted by eBay’s individual market regulations. The sky is your limit. There are no borders either. You can sell anything, anywhere in the world from the comfort of your home. Why restrict yourself to just domestic market when you can reach 171 million active buyers worldwide on eBay and make more sales.
Fast Products Facts
But first, let us show you the shortcuts that would help you sell faster to international markets.
81% of sales on eBay are for BRAND NEW items.
No surprises there. Yes, people love new, shiny things. Except for collector’s items which do fetch high prices. There’s a market for valuable vintage items if you happen to have them. Wife threatened to burn your collection of football paraphernalia from the 80s? Husband thinks you have far too many designer handbags? Sell them on eBay. There are plenty of collectors out there.
87% of Ebay sales are for FIXED price listings.
eBay is no longer just an auction site. People like new things. People like fixed prices. People want things now. People want instant gratification. They don’t want to wait days to see if they’ve won a bid. Neither do you want to wait days to find out if your product is selling and for how much.
There are about 1.1 Billion active listing on eBay.
Here’s a rough guide of what sells fast on the key eBay marketplaces.
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What’s trending around the world?
Understanding international market trend is important if you want to make it to the top faster. No market, no sales. We’ve made it easy for you to find out the trend and performance for products you would like to sell to foreign markets.
Just explore the trending page on Explore eBay to find out what’s new, what’s hot, what’s going to make you money ASAP. You can search by key countries too, making it easier for you penetrate the international market, where your income could be really lucrative.
How much can I sell my things for?
The right pricing is important. It determines sales volume and profit. Too expensive, buyers would go elsewhere. Too cheap, you’ll lose out on profits. Fortunately, you can gauge market price for your products easily on eBay explore's what it’s worth page. Here is where you can see the value of items bought and sold in specific categories. This will help you be competitive when setting the pricing for your products.
How to reach the top of the charts
You too can be a best seller on eBay! Visit the best seller page on eBay explore to check out the best selling products by market and category to gauge the marketability of the products you want to sell. Or to determine what products you should be selling for maximum profits.
Check out also the best selling products based on your interest. Dig into the sold/viewed, duration and category sections to understand more on foreign market trends and demands.