Amazon in the last quarter, a record 5.2 billion us dollars (about 4.4 billion euro) to be rotated, which is double compared to the same period of the previous year. The total sales volume of the store increased compared to a year earlier, with 40 percent to almost 89 billion dollars (75 billion euros).
The increase in sales, the company has to be due to the large volume of online orders during the lockdowns in various parts of the world have been made.
now, in the Amazon, held in the beginning of may, just taking a loss because of the corona virus, large expenses had to be made. It has been held, with a cost of $ 4 billion (nearly eur 3.7 billion) for coronatesten for the day. Due to this, the additional cost would be the additional income as a result of the large number of online orders in the second quarter will be wiped out.
in Spite of the expense recorded for the company in the second quarter with the highest earnings in its 26-year history. "Once again, a very unusual quarter," said company founder and ceo Jeff Bezos, in a comment on the results.