WooCommerce – Product Importer


Introduction – WooCommerce Product Import Plugin

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Import Products, Categories, Tags and product images into your WooCommerce store.

Import detailed Products into your WooCommerce store from simple formatted files (e.g. CSV, TSV, TXT, etc.).

This WooCommerce Product import Plugin maintains compatibility with the latest WooCommerce release through regular Plugin updates, we also proudly maintain compatibility with legacy releases of WooCommerce.

Supported since 2012 Product importer for WooCommerce is maintained by an active community of store owners and developers providing feature suggestions and feedback.

WooCommerce import features

🔸 Import new Products
🔸 Delete existing Products by SKU
🔸 Update existing Products ()
🔸 Import Product Categories
🔸 Import Product Tags
🔸 Import Product images (
🔸 Import from CSV, TSV and TXT file
🔸 Supports external CRON commands ()
🔸 WP-CLI support (

Supported Product fields include:

  • SKU
  • Όνομα Προϊόντος
  • Περιγραφή
  • Απόσπασμα
  • Τιμή
  • Τιμή κατόπιν έκπτωσης
  • Βαρύτητα
  • Μήκος
  • Πάχος
  • Ύψος
  • Κατηγορία
  • Ετικέτα
  • Quantity (*)
  • Sort Order (*)
  • Product Status (*)
  • Comment Status (*)
  • Tax Status (*)
  • Sale Price Dates From (*)
  • Sale Price Dates To (*)
  • Permalink (*)
  • Images (*)
  • Featured Image (*)
  • Product Gallery (*)
  • Post Date (*)
  • Post Modified (*)
  • Type (*)
  • Visibility (*)
  • Featured (*)
  • Tax Status (*)
  • Tax Class (*)
  • Manage Stock (*)
  • Stock Status (*)
  • Allow Backorders (*)
  • Sold Individually (*)
  • Up-sells (*)
  • Cross-sells (*)
  • File Download (*)
  • Download Limit (*)
  • Product URL (*)
  • Button Text (*)
  • Purchase Note (*)

Additional import features are introduced in regular major Plugin updates, minor Plugin updates address import issues and compatibility with new WooCommerce releases.

(*) Requires the Pro upgrade to enable additional Product import functionality.

Native export integration with WooCommerce Plugins

Features unlocked in the Pro upgrade of Product Importer include:

  • Import All in One SEO Pack (AIOSEOP)
  • Import Advanced Google Product Feed
  • Import Ultimate SEO
  • Import Yoast SEO

… and more free and Premium extensions for WooCommerce.

For more information visit our site.

Happy importing! 🙂


  1. Open WooCommerce > Product Importer
  2. Using the file upload field select your CSV-formatted Product Catalog
  3. Set the matching import field beside each corresponding column in your uploaded CSV file, this is usually selected automatically
  4. Click Import Products
  5. Review the Import Log updated during the live import
  6. Press Finish Import
  7. Review any Products that were skipped during the import
  8. You can now manage Products within WooCommerce



If you have any problems, questions or suggestions please raise a support topic on our dedicated WooCommerce support forum.


Reporting security issues

If you are here to report any sort of security issue with this Plugin please use this Report a Plugin vulnerability form.



It is not responsible for any harm or wrong doing this Plugin may cause. Users are fully responsible for their own use. This Plugin is to be used WITHOUT warranty.


  • From the Import screen you can upload CSV files for import
  • The Settings screen includes options to alter the default formatting and behaviour of import files
  • Link CSV columns to WooCommerce Product fields and review the Import Options
  • Watch as new Products are populated within your WooCommerce store
  • A final review report includes skipped Products with reasons and a detailed import log for re-import


  1. Upload the folder ‘woocommerce-product-importer’ to the ‘/wp-content/plugins/’ directory
  2. Activate ‘WooCommerce – Product Importer’ through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. You can now import Products by reading the below Usage section


7 Ιουλίου 2021
Extremely useful with fast and brilliant support. Thanks for all your hard work and support. I had a special request/functionality and the support was very responsive in finding the solution. Product Importer Deluxe is awesome!!!
14 Ιανουαρίου 2021
This is a great plugin, exactly do what is says. I got Product Importer Deluxe as it includes Store Exporter Deluxe at a reasonable price. I have an issue with importing Stock by location, this plugin does it and works very well. The support is amazing especially Byron. He helps to the extend, even with importing. Thanks to him.
12 Ιανουαρίου 2021
When I had questions about exporting and importing subscription product variations, support was quick to reply and was able to help me resolve my issue. Highly recommended!
10 Ιουλίου 2020
It works great at first. Then you discover that you can't sort the items properly inb the product page in the backend. Not by SKU nor by price. And the filters in the website can't do it neither. You can't sort by price for example. Too bad.
19 Μαρτίου 2020
Initially had trouble getting the feature images to load but support were very helpful and the plugin since works perfectly. Thanks!
12 Δεκεμβρίου 2019
Superb functionality. Set up in seconds, delivered exactly what I needed. A simple to use product importer ( I didn't try exporting as my need was for import only after default Woocommerce import failed and slowed my site down ) Using the Free version but will look into the paid version to support the developer. Good work !
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Σύνοψη αλλαγών


  • Fixed: Excess line ending on some PHP files
  • Fixed: Removed closing PHP tag on all PHP files


  • Added: Check for existing Encoding class


  • Added: toggleback.js
  • Update: Deprecated code in Encoding updated
  • Tested: Up to WP 5.6


  • Added: Import with PI button to Products screen
  • Fixed: Warning: “continue” targeting switch is equivalent to “break” in PHP 7.3


  • Fixed: Import file validation
  • Changed: Moved Import Modules to Tools


  • Changed: Compatibility with WordPress 4.5
  • Fixed: Encoding detection on file uploads
  • Changed: Text domain to woocommerce-product-importer


  • Added: WooCommerce Branding support
  • Added: Tools screen
  • Added: Skip import log if generating more than 1000 Categories
  • Added: Skip import log if generating more than 1000 Product Tags
  • Changed: UI of the Import Options meta box on the Import screen
  • Changed: Moved Product related functions to products.php
  • Added: Pause and resume support to import engine
  • Fixed: Display Price in final import report of skipped Products
  • Added: Additional diagnostic/server notices on Import screen


  • Added: Alias support for Product import columns
  • Added: Delete matched Products import method


  • Initial release of Plugin
  • Added: Import new Products import method