Investing in Europe

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200,000 permanent employees in 2021

€100 billion investment since 2010

€200 billion of cumulative investments incl. GDP since 2010

65,000+ jobs created in 2021

330,000+ indirect jobs created through our supply-chain network

550,000+ indirect jobs created through our 3P network

185,000 small and medium businesses selling on Amazon

250 fulfillment, delivery, and sortation centers across Europe

900,000+ independent sellers, authors, content creators, delivery providers, developers and IT solution providers across Europe.


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Find out more about Amazon's investments across Europe.

Read more about how Amazon supports small and medium-sized EU businesses in selling in their country and abroad, and in creating new jobs in our latest 2021 Small and Medium Businesses (SMB) Community Report.
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Austria
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Read about our development center in Austria, where our team of scientists research and develop tools to make Prime Air safer and smarter.
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Belgium
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7,700 companies and creative professionals building their businesses with Amazon Marketplace, Amazon Web Services and Kindle Direct Publishing
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Czech Republic
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€100 million+ invested since 2010
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France
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16,000 permanent employees in 2021
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Germany
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30,000 permanent employees in 2021
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Ireland
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3,100+ Amazon and AWS employees, with plans to bring the total workforce to 5,000 by 2022.
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Italy
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14,000 permanent employees in 2021
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Luxembourg
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3,600+ full time permanent Amazon employees at our corporate European Headquarters.
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Netherlands
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More than 300 full time permanent Amazon employees
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Poland
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PLN 12 billion invested since 2012
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Romania
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More than €100 million invested since 2005
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Slovakia
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1,800 full time permanent Amazon employees
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Spain
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18,000 permanent employees in 2021
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Sweden
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Amazon.se was launched on October 28, 2020 offering customers a vast selection of over 120 million products across more than 30 categories.
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United Kingdom
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70,000+ permanent Amazon employees
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Portugal
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Read about our first AWS office launched in Lisbon, Portugal, where the office supports organizations of all sizes, from startups, to public sector agencies, to some of the country’s oldest and most established enterprises, as they make the transition to the AWS Cloud.
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Turkey
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Amazon.com.tr was launched on September 19, 2018 in Turkey.
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Greece
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Amazon Web Services (AWS) opens its first office in Athens, Greece on January 15, 2021.
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Finland
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We’ve announced the creation of a new Amazon Scout Development Center in Helsinki, Finland focused on autonomous delivery technology.
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Austria
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Read about our development center in Austria, where our team of scientists research and develop tools to make Prime Air safer and smarter.

More than €170 million invested since 2016

+500 employees at our logistics locations

Read our latest press release for more information.
Belgium
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7,700 companies and creative professionals building their businesses with Amazon Marketplace, Amazon Web Services and Kindle Direct Publishing

Amazon plans to launch Amazon.com.be

Amazon plans to open a delivery station at BlueGate in Antwerp by the end of 2022.
Czech Republic
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€100 million+ invested since 2010

4,500+ full time permanent Amazon employees

March 24, 2021 - AWS opens its first office in Prague, as part of ongoing investments in Central Eastern Europe to support the growing number of customers and partners in the Czech Republic and Slovakia.
France
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16,000 permanent employees in 2021

€11 billion investment since 2010

€68.8 billion of cumulative investments inc GDP since 2010

4,500+ jobs created in 2021

31,000+ indirect jobs created through our supply-chain network

25,000+ indirect jobs created through our 3P network

Read our latest article to find out more about Amazon's investments in France.
Germany
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30,000 permanent employees in 2021

€36.5 billion investment since 2010

€68.8 billion of cumulative investments inc GDP since 2010

7,000+ jobs created in 2021

80,000+ indirect jobs created through our supply-chain network

150,000+ indirect jobs created through our 3P network

Read our latest article for more information.
Ireland
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3,100+ Amazon and AWS employees, with plans to bring the total workforce to 5,000 by 2022.

Amazon opens it's first fulfillment center in Dublin.

AWS' projects: The launch of the first Think Big Space; neighborhood projects for local communities launched and expanded with the support of the AWS InCommunities Fund.
Italy
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14,000 permanent employees in 2021

€8.7 billion investment since 2010

€17 billion of cumulative investments inc GDP since 2010

4,500+ jobs created in 2021

34,000+ indirect jobs created through our supply-chain network

50,000+ indirect jobs created through our 3P network

18,000 Italian small and medium businesses sell on Amazon

Over 50 Fulfillment centers across Italy

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Read more about Amazon's investments in Italy.

Read our latest article on jobs creation in Italy.
Luxembourg
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3,600+ full time permanent Amazon employees at our corporate European Headquarters.

Read our latest blog for more information.
Netherlands
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More than 300 full time permanent Amazon employees

Amazon.nl was launched on March 10, 2020 with Prime in the Netherlands. Dutch customers can shop a vast selection of over 100 million products across more than 30 categories

Over 3,300 Dutch SMBs selling on Amazon

Over 7,500 jobs created until now by small and medium enterprises selling on Amazon

Read our latest press release for more information.
Poland
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PLN 12 billion invested since 2012

25,000 full time permanent Amazon employees

2,500+ Polish-based small and medium businesses selling on Amazon

10,000+ jobs created until now by small and medium enterprises selling on Amazon

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Read more about Amazon's investments in Poland.

(March 31, 2022) Amazon has launched its second humanitarian aid hub in Eastern Europe to help Ukrainian refugees.
Romania
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More than €100 million invested since 2005

1,000+ full time permanent Amazon employees

4,200 companies and creative professionals building their businesses with Amazon Marketplace, Amazon Web Services and Kindle Direct Publishing

Amazon creates more than 650 new permanent jobs in Bucharest.

In May 2021, Amazon Web Services Opens New Office in Bucharest.
Slovakia
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1,800 full time permanent Amazon employees

(March 23, 2022) Amazon launched a humanitarian aid hub in Slovakia to help Ukrainian refugees.
Spain
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18,000 permanent employees in 2021

€6.8 billion investment since 2010

€13.9 billion of cumulative investments inc GDP since 2011

6,000+ jobs created in 2021

41,000+ indirect jobs created through our supply-chain network

30,000+ indirect jobs created through our 3P network

12,000 Spanish small and medium businesses selling on Amazon

40 Fulfillment centers across Spain

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Read more about Amazon's investments in Spain.

Read our latest article on jobs creation in Spain.
Sweden
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Amazon.se was launched on October 28, 2020 offering customers a vast selection of over 120 million products across more than 30 categories.

600+ Swedish SMBs selling on Amazon.

2,000+ jobs created until now by small and medium enterprises selling on Amazon.

The new AWS EU (Stockholm) Region launched in December 2018 and offers three Availability Zones.

Amazon Prime launched in Sweden in September 2021.
United Kingdom
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70,000+ permanent Amazon employees

ÂŁ32 billion investment since 2010

ÂŁ36 billion of cumulative investments inc GDP since 2010

25,000 jobs created in 2021

175,000 indirect jobs created through our 3P network

65,000 UK small and medium businesses sell on Amazon

Over 20 Fulfillment centers across the UK

Read our latest blog post to find out more about Amazon's investments in the UK.
Portugal
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Read about our first AWS office launched in Lisbon, Portugal, where the office supports organizations of all sizes, from startups, to public sector agencies, to some of the country’s oldest and most established enterprises, as they make the transition to the AWS Cloud.

Read our latest press release for more information.
Turkey
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Amazon.com.tr was launched on September 19, 2018 in Turkey.

14,000+ Turkish SMBs selling on Amazon

20,000+ jobs created until now by small and medium enterprises selling on Amazon

Amazon's first fulfillment center in Turkey opens in 2022.

Read more of our latest press release.
Greece
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Amazon Web Services (AWS) opens its first office in Athens, Greece on January 15, 2021.

Read our latest press release for more information.
Finland
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We’ve announced the creation of a new Amazon Scout Development Center in Helsinki, Finland focused on autonomous delivery technology.

Read our latest press release for more information.