Shopee plans new app for online sales in Mexico

Tuesday 23 February 2021 12:53 CET | News

Shopee, the ecommerce arm of Southeast Asia-based Sea, has announced a new app for Mexico, planning to offer online sales in what would be its second market in the Americas.

The ecommerce platform launched a small presence in Brazil in 2019 as a pilot initiative of its cross-border team, and has since been scaling up operations, Reuters reports.

The expansion to Mexico could mark a major new growth opportunity in cross-border sales, a market already explored by shopping app Wish. Shopee will offer free shipping throughout Mexico, offering items such as electronics, clothes, toys, and home goods. However, Shopee’s Mexico website ( was not yet available, and it was not clear if the company had begun accepting orders.

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Keywords: Shopee, online market, product launch, ecommerce, SEA, online sales, shipping
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Countries: Mexico
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