For some years now, online shopping has been trending in Nigeria, and Nigerians are so happy and comfortable with it.
Before now, if you wish to purchase an item, you will need to go to the shop in person to confirm what you are buying. Or you can send someone to do it for you.
But with the introduction of online shopping platforms in Nigeria, all you need to do is to open the shop website with your internet supported device.
To make a more user-friendly platform, most of the online shops developed their shop Mobile Apps for both Android OS and iOS.
One great thing is that most of the online shops receive their payments on delivery. This is more convenient.
If you have complained about the good that was brought to you, you may reject it though that is by the way.
We know full well that Nigeria is an import-dependent country; most of the products we find here are not produced in this country.
Now imagine when you are buying these products from the country of the manufacturer, there is no doubt that you will get it at a very low price. Far cheaper than those sold in Nigeria.
It will be cheaper, mainly because shops selling in Nigeria will need to make a profit as middlemen. Aside from that, they also pay import duties, which the cost will be added to the cost of the product.
To buy products at a low price, it’s anyways better you buy from a foreign site. Especially when it is a product that is not produced in Nigeria.
The major barrier people have with the foreign site is that most of them don’t ship goods to Nigeria.
But we have discovered two major foreign sites that sell at a low price and also ship to Nigeria.
You can take advantage of them, hey the best of high-quality products at the best price.
Cheap Foreign Online Shops That Ships To Nigeria
AliExpress.com is known to be the best online e-commerce is the world with the cheapest products. The most amazing thing about Ailexpress is they ship to any country in the world, including Nigeria.
Alibaba owns AliExpress. It is made up mostly of small businesses located in China.
On AliExpress you will find almost anything you wish to buy. Their app can be sorted in categories which will help you quickly locate whatever you are looking for.
Some of their category links are; men wear, women wear, automobile & motorcycle, beauty & health, cellphone & telecommunications, computer & office, electronics, furniture, home appliances, jewelry, Kiddies, footwear, wedding & event and many more.
The most exciting thing about AliExpress is that some of their goods offer free shipping to Nigeria.
If you don’t want to pay for shipping, simply sort items, by ticking “free shipping.”
When making your orders make sure that you use the right postal code. They will send you a tracking number, and feedback emails subsequently, to let you know the current destination of the goods you ordered.
Although you may have to wait for 1, 2 or 3 weeks before your order will arrive.
GearBest.com is another online shop that can ship to Nigeria.
Just like AliExpress, they also specialize in a wide range of products, they include; Clothing, phones & accessories, computer & office equipment, home appliances, consumer electronics, Watches & Jewelry, Home & Garden, Lights & Lighting, bags & shoes, Toys, Baby & Kids, health & beauty, fashion and many more.
Products on GearBest are affordable. They offer Free Shipping to some countries.
An outstanding thing about GearBest is that they offer comprehensive warranties including a 45-day “no questions asked” money-back guarantee.
Again, most of their items are also covered by a year’s repair and replacement.