JavaScript module import()

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.



Working draft or equivalent

Status in Chromium


Enabled by default (tracking bug) in:

  • Chrome for desktop release 63
  • Chrome for Android release 63
  • Chrome for iOS release 63
  • Android WebView release 63
  • Opera release 50
  • Opera for Android release 50

Consensus & Standardization


Last updated on 2017-10-10