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Amazon reaches 200 million Prime subscribers

Friday 16 April 2021 | 08:57 CET | News
Amazon.com has passed over 200 million subscribers for its Prime free delivery service. CEO Jeff Bezos gave the figure in an annual letter to shareholders. The company last reported 150 million Prime subscribers at the end of 2019. 

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