Used cars have quickly become one of the secondhand marketplace’s top categories, with up to 100K added monthly
GENEVA, SWITZERLAND — Listings360, fastest growing classified platform in Africa where people connect to buy and sell products and services locally, announced that its users have listed almost 3M cars for sale since the marketplace’s 2018 launch, mostly in the Kenya, Nigeria, Egypt, Senegal, Cameroon and Ivory Coast. The news is a breakthrough for the company as it continues to expand rapidly but methodically its footprint in the secondhand auto market in Africa. Listings360 said users add up to 120K more cars every month; Making used cars category the second most popular category on the platform after job search category. Buyers and sellers exchange around 1M messages monthly about cars for sales, and about 2/3 of car listings receive interest from at least one buyer in just the first 24 hours.
Listings360 has become one of the top e-commerce destinations in Africa. and elsewhere by making it extraordinarily simple to buy and sell secondhand in your own neighborhood. Car shoppers in Africa, for example, can easily filter searches by a vehicle’s make, model, mileage and many other details. They can also chat instantly with sellers without leaving the app.
A growing number of car dealerships across Africa use the platform to seamlessly list – and automatically sync – their inventory and reach consumers who use the marketplace every month.
“Whether they’re selling an SUV or an iPhone, tens of millions of people use Listings360 for the same reason – because we’ve built a new kind of marketplace with intuitive technology and radical simplicity,” said Listings360 founder Cecile Duvane.
Listings360 is Africa fastest growing classified platform used to buy and sell product and services locally. The marketplace is filled with everything from electronics, cars and collectibles to housing, clothing and furniture. Listing something is as simple as taking a photo because Listings360’s technology automatically suggests a title, price and category. Listings360 was founded by Cecile Duvane. For more information, visit Listings360.africa.
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