Immediate aid for car dealers: Kijiji Autos waives 100% of Listing and Feature subscription fees in April

TORONTO, ON - March 20, 2020 – Kijiji Autos is taking steps to provide its dealer customers with support and financial relief as the COVID-19 situation continues to evolve.

Kijiji Autos is waiving 100% of Listing and Feature subscription fees for all car dealers in April and extending payment terms to 90 days for all services in March. All car listings from dealer customers will remain live on the platform at this time, in order to support the automotive industry for a recovery when the situation stabilizes.

“We all have a role to play in helping the community as the COVID-19 situation evolves. We are focused on how Kijiji Autos, as a team and a platform, can operate in the best interest of our customers in this time of uncertainty,” says Leanne Kripp, Head of Autos, Kijiji.

“We recognize the pressures that our customers are facing, and we want to be true partners for our dealers. Through providing financial relief on a large scale while maintaining inventory on the site, we hope to support dealers and help set up the automotive industry for future success.”

About Kijiji Autos
Kijiji Autos harnesses the leadership in the automotive market that Kijiji has built since 2005 to give all Canadians the confidence they need to buy and sell vehicles. Whether you’re looking for a brand-new car, or a new-to-you car, Canadian communities are full of top-rated dealers and private sellers selling great vehicles. Kijiji Autos properties deliver 23 million visits monthly and over 5M unique visitors monthly*, making it the #1 automotive marketplace in Canada. Kijiji Autos provides a broader suite of business tools, like Audience Engine, to help dealers connect with customers. For buyers, dealers, and private sellers we aim to make the car and truck buying and selling journey as simple as possible. To learn more about Kijiji Autos, visit kijijiautos.ca.

Source: * The Kijiji Autos Properties number is calculated by combining the estimated number of national unique visitors on: (i) KijijiAutos.ca; (ii) Kijiji Autos App; (iii) Kijiji.ca (within the Cars and Vehicles category); and (iv) Kijiji.ca App [using Google Analytics unique visitors data to estimate the portion of the 4.2M Kijiji.ca App users (based on comScore) within the Cars and Vehicles category].

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