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Amazon Marketplace Web Service (Amazon MWS) Documentation
Amazon MWS Documentation


This guide is for sellers who use Fulfillment by Amazon (FBA) and want to automate their business processes with Amazon Marketplace Web Service (Amazon MWS). The guide assumes general knowledge of FBA, as well as experience fulfilling customer orders using FBA and Amazon Seller Central. For more information about FBA, see the Fulfillment By Amazon section of the Amazon Seller Central Help for your marketplace.

Common tasks

The Common tasks section lists ways that FBA sellers can use Amazon MWS to automate common tasks such as customer order tracking, inventory management, and fulfillment order management. Many of these tasks can be handled by more than one Amazon MWS section. The Common tasks section indicates which Amazon MWS API sections can be used for specific tasks, and provides user scenarios that the various Amazon MWS API sections support.

Best practices

The Best practices section provides advice and tips to help you make the best use of Amazon MWS for automating your FBA-related business processes.