Washington, D.C. 20549



(Amendment No. 1)



Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): May 9, 2018


MercadoLibre, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)

Delaware 001-33647 98-0212790
(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation) (Commission File Number) (I.R.S. Employer Identification Number)


Arias 3751, 7th Floor, Buenos Aires, Argentina C1430CRG
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)

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On May 9, 2018, MercadoLibre, Inc. (the “Company”) filed a Current Report on Form 8-K (the “Report”) with the Securities and Exchange Commission to report the Company’s financial results for the first quarter ended on March 31, 2018. This Amendment No. 1 (the “Amendment”) to the Report amends Items 2.02 and 9.01 of the Report to correct the overstated number of total volume of payments on our marketplace as of the period ended March 31, 2018 reflected in the key performance metrics table included in the press release furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to the Report. The corrected key performance metrics table is as follows:

        Three-month Periods Ended
March 31,
(in millions)       2018 2017
Number of confirmed registered users at end of period        223.1       182.2 
Number of confirmed new registered users during period        11.2       8.1 
Gross merchandise volume     $  3,126.4    $  2,334.0 
Number of successful items sold        80.1       53.2 
Number of successful items shipped        52.5       27.3 
Total payment volume     $  4,175.3    $  2,601.0 
Total volume of payments on marketplace     $  2,809.5    $  1,825.8 
Total payment transactions        74.3       44.1 
Unique buyers        17.0       13.3 
Unique sellers        5.0       4.1 
Capital expenditures     $  23.0    $  12.8 
Depreciation and amortization     $  11.1    $  9.0 





Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.


  MercadoLibre, Inc.

Dated: May 14, 2018


By: /s/ Pedro Arnt
  Name: Pedro Arnt
  Title: Chief Financial Officer