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What you should know about the Amazon MWS Products API section

The Products API section of Amazon Marketplace Web Service (Amazon MWS) helps you get information to match your products to existing product listings on Amazon Marketplace websites and to make sourcing and pricing decisions for listing those products on Amazon Marketplace websites. The Amazon MWS Products API returns product attributes, current Marketplace pricing information, and a variety of other product and listing information.

Note: The Amazon MWS Products API section is only for products listed on Amazon Marketplace websites. The Amazon MWS Products API section is not for Checkout by Amazon.
The Products API section contains the following operations in the following marketplaces:
Operation Description Availability
ListMatchingProducts Returns a list of products and their attributes, based on a search query. All marketplaces.
GetMatchingProduct Returns a list of products and their attributes, based on a list of ASIN values. All marketplaces.
GetMatchingProductForId Returns a list of products and their attributes, based on a list of ASIN, GCID, SellerSKU, UPC, EAN, ISBN, and JAN values. All marketplaces.
GetCompetitivePricingForSKU Returns the current competitive price of a product, based on SellerSKU. All marketplaces.
GetCompetitivePricingForASIN Returns the current competitive price of a product, based on ASIN. All marketplaces.
GetLowestOfferListingsForSKU Returns pricing information for the lowest-price active offer listings for up to 20 products, based on SellerSKU. All marketplaces.
GetLowestOfferListingsForASIN Returns pricing information for the lowest-price active offer listings for up to 20 products, based on ASIN. All marketplaces.
GetLowestPricedOffersForSKU Returns lowest priced offers for a single product, based on SellerSKU. All marketplaces except China (CN).
GetLowestPricedOffersForASIN Returns lowest priced offers for a single product, based on ASIN. All marketplaces except China (CN).
GetMyFeesEstimate Returns the estimated fees for a list of products. All marketplaces.
GetMyPriceForSKU Returns pricing information for your own offer listings, based on SellerSKU. All marketplaces.
GetMyPriceForASIN Returns pricing information for your own offer listings, based on ASIN. All marketplaces.
GetProductCategoriesForSKU Returns the parent product categories that a product belongs to, based on SellerSKU. All marketplaces.
GetProductCategoriesForASIN Returns the parent product categories that a product belongs to, based on ASIN. All marketplaces.
GetServiceStatus Returns the operational status of the Products API section. All marketplaces.