How to become a Jumia seller in Uganda

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Jumia is a Nigerian online marketplace popularly known for electronics and fashion among others. It is targeting several African countries, Uganda inclusive. The company is also a logistics service, that is first; enabling the shipment of packages. Secondly; delivering of packages from sellers to consumers. And lastly, a payment service, that is facilitating transactions among participants active and Jumia’s platform in selected markets. A Jumia seller sells through the Jumia.

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To become a Jumia Seller in Uganda, follow these steps below:

Step-by-Step: Becoming a Jumia seller in Uganda

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SCREENSHOT SHOWING WHAT IS SEEN AFTER CLICKING ON THE LINK
  • Firstly, open the Jumia website sellers portal here.
  • Click on the “Start Selling” button.
  • You will be redirected to a seller center with a few terms and policy guidelines and all helpful informaton before you sign-up
  • Tap on the Sell on Jumia button
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SELLER CENTER SCREENSHOT

After doing that, you will be taken to another page. You will be asked for full details and shop requirements. Here are the list of requirements you might need before applying to become a seller on Jumia in Uganda.

Requirements:

  • Shop name
  • Account manager’s names
  • Account manager’s phone number
  • Email Address
  • Business information
  • Payment details

READ: How to sell products on Jumia Uganda

Jumia Commission Structure

A commission is mandatory for each order made on Jumia. It is being charged once each order is successfully delivered to the customer. Jumia deducts the commission only when the order is successfully delivered to your customer. It will be directly applied to the weekly account statement.

CategoriesCharges
Men’s Fashion15%
Women’s Fashion 15%
Beauty and perfumes15%
Mobile Phones5%
Mobile Accessories10%
Tablets5%
Tablet Accessories10%
Computing
Laptops 5%
Computer Peripherals and Accessories8%
Network Accessories8%
Desktop5%
Printers5%
Softwares
Scanners and Photocopiers

8%
TV, Audio & Video8%
Televisions5%
Audio and Video10%
Cameras13%
Blu Ray and DVD Players10%
Musical instruments13%
Home and Office10%
Kitchen and Dining
Appliances
8%
Baby, kids, and toys8%
Sports, Health and Fitness10%
Games and Consoles
Consoles10%
Games10%
Wedding Shop15%
Food and Groceries10%
Beverages10%
Books and Stationery10%
Mediatek20%
Automobile10%
Wines, Spirits, and Cigars10%
Decoders and Satelite Dishes10%
JUMIA COMMISSION STRUCTURE

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