The commercetools platform provides us with a set of commands we can easily use with our web browser without installing additional software or coding something. To use these tools, you have to sign in with your commercetools platform account you’ve created before.


The following screenshot shows the login page, main page and the tool list of the IMPEX.

Impex login page

IMPEX is a GUI application for several IMPort and EXport tools accessible from the Commands menu. IMPEX tools are used for

  • importing and exporting details related to products, category, customer, etc .. from one project to another or
  • to be used with other tools of your choice, like a spreadsheet editor, etc.
  • to publish or unpublish products
  • to bulk update or delete products

All the tools provided in IMPEX are are also available as command line tools on GitHub to be installed on your environment.