LAYLA Guide

Start with LAYLA

What is LAYLA?
LAYLA is a marketplace-style e-commerce website specializing in semiconductor manufacturing parts. People from all around the world (i.e. United States, China, South-Korea, Taiwan, Japan, India, Brasil, etc.) can become buyers and/or sellers and trade directly through this website.

LAYLA's Five Key Features

LAYLA_guides

1. Easy to understand
LAYLA is a marketplace specializing in semiconductor manufacturing devices. Necessary information for Buyers – price, condition, lead time and warranty term - are listed clearly, so it is easy for semiconductor-related Buyers to look for parts that they are in need for.
2. Easy payment
  • Payment of less than $10,000 USD can be made safely and easily via PayPal.
  • High-value payment of over $10,000 USD can be made safely via bank transfer mediated by LAYLA
> Click here for information about product prices and payment methods.
3. Cost Effective System
  • No listing fee, membership registration fee, and annual fee. Also, no limitation on the quantity of listing from the day you start.
  • Commission rate is up to 9.5%. In case of equipment deals, a lower rate can be considered case by case.
> Click here for information about product prices and payment methods.
4. Request the products you want by using the "DEMAND" function
If you do not find the product you are looking for on LAYLA, you can request it from sellers listed on the website. Sellers around the world will then search it specifically for you and you can thus outsource your search efforts directly to the Seller.
5. Reliable website
LAYLA is an e-commerce website created by semiconductor specialists especially for the semiconductor industry. The site is constantly monitored, which makes it safe and reliable to use.

Transaction Process

1. Sign up as a marketplace member
  1. Sign up as a Buyer or Buyer-Seller.
    > Click here for new membership registrations.
    *A PayPal account is necessary for membership sign up.
    > How to start using LAYLA marketplace as a Buyer.
    > How to start using LAYLA marketplace as a Seller.
2. Sell products
  1. List products for sale.
    > Click here for information about how to list products for sale on the website.
  2. When payment has been made for a purchased product, you will be notified by e-mail.
  3. After receiving the payment notification e-mail, ship the product to the Buyer, then click the "Shipment Report" button to notify the Buyer of the shipment.
    > Click here for details about product prices and payment.
3. Purchase products
  1. Search for products on the website and purchase the products that you want.
  2. Negotiate the price of items and shipping fee with seller if necessary.
  3. Pay for the products.

    • Payments of less than $ 10,000 USD can be made via PayPal.
    • High-value payments of more than $ 10,000 USD can be made by bank transfer.
    • Once you have paid for the products, the Seller will carry out shipment procedures and ship the products to you.
      > Click here for details about product prices and payment.
    • When the products are delivered, check the contents. If there are no issues regarding the product, rate the Seller and complete the transaction.
4. Fees

Listing product for sale is free of charge on LAYLA, also we do not charge for membership sign up or monthly membership fees.
LAYLA charges 9.5% of the product price from the Seller as a marketplace handling fee. The handling fee is only charged after a sale order is confirmed, * and there are no fees whatsoever prior to a sale confirmation.

> Click here for details about product prices and payment.

*The sale order will be considered confirmed at the time that the Buyer completes the purchasing procedures.

Rules/Manners

1. Prohibited matters

Prohibited matters on LAYLA are as prescribed in the Terms of Use. In the event that prohibited behavior is detected, measures such as account termination, account suspension, or temporary restrictions on certain account functions may be taken. Examples of prohibited behavior are as shown below.

  1. Solicitation of direct transactions with other LAYLA users.
  2. Users mutually lowering their products' prices and purchasing each other's products before an order has been concluded.
  3. Posting false information on the LAYLA website.

    • Listing products with false information about their content or condition
    • Stating incorrect lead time information
  4. Using the name of someone other than yourself on the website.

    • Using a false company name or individual's name to sign up an account and using that false name in the LAYLA marketplace
  5. To send or post personal information (any contact including real name, address, e-mail address, and telephone number) of the user himself or another user other than LAYLA's prescribed procedure.

    • Posting your contact information in product description
    • Informing others of your contact information using the inquiry form
  6. Behavior that could cause inconvenience or discomfort to other users.

    • Persistently sending e-mails to another user when that person has refused
2. Prohibited products

Products that are prohibited to list on LAYLA are as prescribed on Terms of Use. In the event that prohibited products are found to have been listed on the website, measures such as account termination, account suspension, or temporary restrictions on certain account functions may be taken.
Representative examples of prohibited products are as shown below.

  1. Products with a purpose mainly used as a weapon or possibly therefor.
  2. Products acquired through illegal means:

    • Stolen goods
    • Fake brand products
  3. Products that are not licensed to be sold without a legal authorization.

    • Products that infringe the export laws, etc., of the relevant countries
    • Products for which permission in accordance with list regulations and/or catchall regulations has not been obtained

Frequently Asked Questions

Questions we frequently receive about using LAYLA.
> FAQ