This JavaScript feature adds a "function-like" import() module loading syntactic form to JavaScript. The existing syntactic forms for importing modules are static declarations. However, it's also desirable to be able to dynamically load parts of a JavaScript application at runtime.

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Specification currently under development in a Working Group

Status in Chromium

Blink>JavaScript


Enabled by default (tracking bug)

Consensus & Standardization

After a feature ships in Chrome, the values listed here are not guaranteed to be up to date.

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dynamic, import, imports, import(), modules, loader,

Last updated on 2021-01-15