International trade between India and Saudi Arabia has grown over the years. With growing Indian community in Saudi Arabia and the demand for Made in India products, trade between the two countries has also seen a steady rice over the years.
Exports trends from India to Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia, one of the world’s largest economies, is currently at rank 18 by GDP1.
India’s exports to Saudi Arabia stood at $9.7 billion in 2022–23 (April-February)2.
The e-commerce market is projected to reach $11.98 billion in 20233.
Top reasons to export Saudi Arabia from India
Top export destination
Saudi Arabia is one of India’s top export destinations with a growing demand for Made in India products. Interestingly, most Amazon customers use Amazon to discover new products or brands.
Amazon’s tools for easy exports
Focus on your business and let Amazon help you with international shipping and logistics. With Amazon FBA, exporting from India to Saudi Arabia is hassle-free.
Amazon’s international sale events
Increase sales by participating in Amazon events like like Ramadan sale and Prime Day.
Growing internet penetration
At 93% internet penetration, Saudi customers are among the most connected and are actively shopping online4.
Top products to export to Saudi Arabia
Some of the top products and bestsellers on Amazon Saudi Arabia marketplace are:
Apparel and fashion
Documents required to export to Saudi Arabia from India
How to export to Saudi Arabia with Amazon Global Selling?
Starting an e-commerce exports business is easy and hassle-free with Amazon Global Selling. Once you register to sell on Amazon in Saudi Arabia, you also get access to other marketplaces in the Middle East including the UAE. Below are the steps you can follow to start exporting:
Decide what to sell
Choosing what products to export from India to Saudi Arabia is a crucial step. It is important to understand product demand and plan your business goals. Amazon facilitates export of 30+ product categories that can be exported from India to Saudi Arabia.
Receive payments in your currency in a hassle-free way with Amazon Global Selling. You can use international solutions and tools like Amazon Advertising, A Plus Content and Brand Registry to grow your business.
How much does it cost to sell in Saudi Arabia?
Amazon Global Selling allows you to choose a suitable export cost plan from India to Middle East, as per your business goals.
Get answers to the frequently asked questions about selling in Saudi Arabia.
What can I export from India to Saudi Arabia?
Some of goods that are in demand and can be exported from India to Saudi Arabia are toys, apparel, home and kitchen accessories, electronics, health and personal care, etc.
Which Indian products are in demand in Saudi Arabia?
Some of the Made in India exports goods popular in Saudi Arabia are: • Electronics and electrical accessories • Dairy • Pearls and gems • Honey • Apparel and textile • Edible fruits with essential oils • Perfumes • Nuts • Beauty and cosmetics
I don’t have a Amazon India seller account. Can I still sell on other Amazon international marketplaces like USA, UK, etc?
Yes, you do not need an Amazon India seller account to sell globally. Simply register and create a seller account in the Amazon marketplace you want to sell your products in.
Do I need an export license to ship to Saudi Arabia?
A ‘Product Certificate of Conformity (PCoC)’ and a ‘Shipment Certificate of Conformity (SCoC)’ are required. The two documents are issued on the SABER website and are necessary for all shipments to Saudi Arabia.
What are the top countries exporting to Saudi Arabia?
Along with India, some of the countries that are exporting to Saudi Arabia are the UAE, China, the US, The Netherlands, Singapore, Belgium, Turkey, France, South Korea, and the UK.