Amazon has finally given Portuguese online shoppers exactly what was missing: a site in the Portuguese language.
Up till now, nationals have had to navigate the Spanish site, run out of Madrid – with words that simply don’t appear in the Portuguese language.
Spanish and Portuguese may seem very similar, but they have some extraordinary differences.
Thus the new site, still on Amazon Spain but with its own button for Portuguese, is up and running, and ‘support’ also is “starting to speak Portuguese”, says TSF radio.
A ‘novelty’ is a section dealing with purely Portuguese brands (presented in the format of a painted tile) – and the ‘free postage’ for orders over €29 remains.
Here’s the link