ALD – Dropshipping and Fulfillment for AliExpress and WooCommerce


ALD – Dropshipping and Fulfillment for AliExpress and WooCommerce allows shop owners to import products from AliExpress to their own WooCommerce store. That helps shop owners easily possess and run their own business on the E-Commerce site with a wide range of products from AliExpress and earn more money from online business.

Now this plugin is Top 1 the best free Aliexpress Dropshipping plugin for WooCommerce.

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How to install and use the plugin

Guide install WooCommerce AliExpress Dropshipping Chrome Extension manually

Important Notice:

  • Plugin works based on WooCommerce plugin.

  • Your site need use SSL certificates to connect with chrome extension

  • Your permalink structure must NOT be “Plain”

  • We make no guarantees about the raw information imported from AliExpress provided by our plugin and will not be held liable if it is not accurate, complete, or up to date, or if it does not otherwise satisfy your specific needs. All risks regarding to raw information and the material may not be excepted and will not be our responsibility.

  • There may be instances when information provided through the plugin contains typographical mistakes, inaccuracies, or omissions come from AliExpress ’such as product descriptions, promotions, offers, pricing, shipping fee, availability, and delivery timeframes. Apart from official laws require, we make no commitment to correct, update, alter, or clarify ’such material.

  • It is released on and you can use plugin as free to build themes for sale.


Import Products:

This plugin allows you to import products from AliExpress to MULTIPLE WooCommerce stores at a time.

Since version 1.0.3, you can authenticate your extension using WooCommerce REST API authentication(recommended) to reduce errors. When authenticating, you have to turn off Coming Soon, Under Construction & Maintenance Mode.

Connecting with extension using secret key is still available but it may be deprecated in an update in the near future.

  • Import from single product page

  • Import from category page

Configure rules for all imported products:

You can set general rules for all imported products in the product setting.

  • Global product attributes: You can choose to import attributes as global or custom attributes(newly added in 1.0.4)

  • Products Status: Choose a product status for all imported products from AliExpress. Product status can be: Publish, Pending or Draft.

  • Catalog visibility: This setting determines which shop pages products will be listed on.

  • Product description: Customizing product description after adding products to the import list.

  • Select product images: Enable it, the first image will be selected as the product image and other images (except images from the product description) are selected in the gallery when adding the product to the import list.

  • Images from description: Image from product description can be downloaded to your server so that you can use other plugins to edit them to ’suit your store

  • Default categories: Categories which will be selected by default for products in Import list

  • Default product tags: Fill in the tag titles.

  • Product variations are visible on the product page: Enable to make variations of imported products visible on the product page

  • Manage stock: Enable to manage stock and import product inventory. if you disable this option, the product stock status will be set “Instock” and product inventory will not be imported.

  • Hide ship from: Enable to hide attribute ship from China.

  • Find and Replace: Search for strings in product title and description and replace found strings with respective values.

Set up rules for the price of all products:

  • The Product Price setting: Allows you to set the price rules for all imported products.

  • Import products currency exchange rate: Allows you to set the exchange rate to convert the imported product-currency into an expected respective currency in your store.

  • Show shipping option: Shipping cost can now be added to product cost. You can choose shipping country and shipping company before importing products.

  • Rules for pretty price: You can automatically setup product prices based on your rules so that prices will be in pretty format before importing ’such as 23.67=>23.99, …

For example, the currency on AliExpress is USD. However, I want to convert it into VND on my Woo store, therefore I set the current exchange rate is 23000

If this field sets the value as 1, it means that there is no change in currency (USD as default)

  • Price from: In this field, you will set the price rules for multi quantity ranges. You can set a quantity range respectively with an action type.

  • Action: An action is set respectively with a quantity range. They can be: Increase by a fixed amount; Increase by percentage (%); Set to (a specific value)

  • Sale price: Set a rule for sale price. Note: Set -1 if there is no sale price

  • Regular price: Set a rule for regular price.

Install rules for all products after fulfilling the order payment:

This Setting allows you to set the general rules for all products after fulfilling the order payment.

  • Carrier company: Select a default carrier company for all products from AliExpress in your WooCommerce store.

  • AliExpress Order notes: This note will add after an order is fulfilled with Chrome extension.

  • Show action: Order status to show a fulfilled action. You can set these statuses: Pending payment, On hold, Completed, Canceled, Refunded, Failed

Configure simple product attributes:

The products now are in the Import list where you can config product sku, price, edit attributes, select product images, variations… before pushing to WooCommerce store

  • Import all: Enable to import all products entirely on your Woo store.

  • Search product: Search for a product on the import list.

  • Product: Display the imported product attributes.

  • Product Attributes: You can edit product attributes name, values, remove unwanted attributes before importing

  • Description: Copy product description on AliExpress or you can edit it.

  • Variations: This setting allows you to customize and manage the variable products.

  • Gallery: Copy gallery on AliExpress or you can select one on your Woo store.

  • View product on AliExpress: Allow your to access AliExpress directly.

  • Import and Override: Select to import and override the product on your Woo store

Manage the imported product list:

You can manage briefly the product attributes in the Imported setting.

  • Product Title: Name of the product in your store.

  • Sku: Stock keeping unit of the product in your store

  • Cost: Price of the product on AliExpress

  • WooCommerce Price: Price of the product on your store

  • Delete: Delete the product on the imported list

  • Override: Override an alternative product on the initial one.

Manage sold orders of the imported products:

You can distinguish between AliExpress orders with your initial store orders and manage them in the Order Setting in WooCommerce.

Orders Tracking for WooCommerce: Compatible with Orders Tracking for WooCommerce so you can easily manage tracking data

Variations Swatches: Compatible with Product Variations Swatches for WooCommerce. This makes product variations of your store beautiful and easy for customers to select just like AliExpress


  • All features from the free version: All your settings/imported products/fulfilled orders are remained after upgrading

  • 6 months of Premium ’support

  • Lifetime update

  • Frontend shipping: Instead of importing product including specific shipping cost, you can allow customers to select shipping company correctly based on their country just like shopping on AliExpress. Shipping companies can be masked to hide the fact that you are running a dropshipping business

  • AliExpress orders: A separated page to manage all your AliExpress orders where you can bulk fulfill orders or fulfill orders with extension

  • Bulk orders: Besides the ability to fulfill AliExpress orders one by one with the chrome extension, you can bulk fulfill your orders rapidly. This will save you tons of time.

  • Automatically update product price and quantity: Product price and quantity can now be synced with AliExpress automatically using cron. If a product is out of stock/change price or is offline, you will receive email notification. You can also check the progress in the log file.

  • Automatically get order tracking number: Similar to products, tracking number sync is automated. You don’t need to login to your AliExpress account only to check if tracking number is available for some orders then wait for them to sync.

  • Update exchange rate automatically: Schedule the plugin to update exchange rate daily at a specific time

  • Split variations into respective products: A lot of AliExpress products have too many variations(more than a hundred), you can use this feature to split those products into smaller ones for easier management

  • Product attribute mapping: Attributes of AliExpress product are u’sually in strangled terms and not user friendly so you will need to modify them before importing, this feature helps you save a lot of time from doing that boring task.



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Plugin Links


  • Import products on a AliExpress category page using Chrome extension
  • Import products on a AliExpress single product page using Chrome extension
  • Product default settings when adding products to import list
  • Product Price rules
  • AliExpress orders fulfilment settings
  • Import list overview
  • Modify product variations before importing to WooCommerce products
  • Imported products list
  • Comparison table for the free and the premium version


  1. Unzip the download package
  2. Upload woo-alidropship to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  3. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress


Novembar 29, 2021
I try to place orders using the free chrome extension that comes with the plugin. But when the extension starts to add products to the cart, it stack there and doesn't move ahead. It throws the error that products can't be added to the cart on AliExpress. BTW, I tried simple products and products with variants - all have the same problem.
Novembar 13, 2021
Many items of the cost are not correct. For example: Cost should be 2.74. But our web import as 0.01 cost.
Otubar 6, 2021
The plugin doesn't work with latest Woocommerce. When i activate it, i get fatal error.
Setembar 22, 2021
This plugin worked for a couple of months but then it started breaking down. I have since switched platforms entirely. Ditched WordPress and went with Shopify/Oberlo. First, it stopped running the fulfillment macro altogether, which seemed to be an issue with google updating their platform. The people working for this plugin fixed it but then it came with a ton of following issues. I would repeatedly post to this forum and the responses I'd get were from the developers and were not helpful at all. Sometimes there was a level of passive-aggressiveness that basically "its working on our end, we don't know why you have problems" And wouldn't actually solve my problems -When I ran the fulfillment macro, addresses would be left incomplete on the order fulfillment, requiring me to manually punch in order info for every order. This left a lot of room for error with my employees manually punching everything in. This resulted in the loss of thousands of dollars in refunds and reshipping orders as we did not know of this issue for a couple of weeks. -The order ID would not be automatically attached to the woocommerce order. Even if I attached the order ID to the order manually it wouldn't update, even after manually updating/syncing the order ID's. This means that my customers would not get a shipping email. On top of this, it would not notify me or my customers that a package was returned to sender, canceled, or unfulfilled. I received thousands of orders so manually checking was a ton of additional labor hours that this plugin was supposed to handle. -I was told that email issues have nothing to do with this plugin, but how is my email plugin supposed to work when your plugin doesn't update the order that it has shipped? -Syncing orders did absolutely nothing at all. I could sync orders all day and it wouldn't do anything for the orders on woocommerce. This plugin cost my startup more money in losses than I made in 2018-19 working full time combined. I would absolutely not recommend it.
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Contributors & Developers

“ALD – Dropshipping and Fulfillment for AliExpress and WooCommerce” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.



/** – 2021.11.19*/
– Fixed: Simple product is always out-of-stock if the “Manage stock” option in the plugin settings is turned off

/** – 2021.09.11*/
– Fixed: Shipping cost imported in wrong currency for some products from some ’suppliers

/** – 2021.09.01*/
– Fixed: Original AliExpress variation can not be saved correctly for some products

/**1.0.8 – 2021.08.20*/
– Fixed: Fulfill states for some countries
– Optimized: Categories are now displayed as tree
– Updated: Change plugin name from “Dropshipping and Fulfillment for AliExpress and WooCommerce” to “ALD – Dropshipping and Fulfillment for AliExpress and WooCommerce”
– Added: Ability to keep Woo product when overriding products
– Added: Ability to manually select mapping variations of imported products
– Added: Ability to choose a WooCommerce product to map to when importing to make it possible to migrate products imported by other plugins/apps
– Added: Support RUT number for fulfilling orders of Chilean customers

/** – 2021.08.02*/
– Optimized: Only send data of selected variations when importing product to reduce error with max_input_vars when a product has too many variations

/**1.0.7 – 2021.07.28*/
– Added: Option to set shipping class
– Added: Compatibility with WP 5.8 and WC 5.5
– Optimized: Background processing notices

/**1.0.6 – 2021.06.12*/
– Added: Option to use a custom order meta field as CPF for customers from Brazil
– Added: Option to override customer phone with default phone number
– Optimized: Setup wizard

/**1.0.5 – 2021.03.06*/
– Fixed: Fulfilling is’sue with some states
– Changed: Price rules UI
– Added: Bulk edit products in Import list: tags, categories, status, visibility
– Added: Compatibility with WP 5.7 and WC 5.0

/** – 2021.01.27*/
– Fixed: Can not fulfil orders when state/county is empty
– Fixed: Attribute value is now case-sensitive when editing in Import list
– Changed: Bulk Set price button only works for selected variations in Import list
– Changed: Do not use background process to import product description anymore

/** – 2020.12.17*/
– Fixed: Can not import correct attributes when attribute name is in Non-Latin languages
– Added: Ability to remove a product attribute
– Added: Button to empty Import list
– Added: Compatibility with WP 5.6 and WC 4.8

/** – 2020.11.28*/
– Fixed: Product description not importing

/** – 2020.11.25*/
– Fixed: Wrong price source if users import a product while viewing it in other currencies but USD
– Added: Change variation images
– Added: Link to pro

/** – 2020.11.14*/
– Added: Automatically revoke API after removing a domain from list

/**1.0.4 – 2020.09.24*/
– Added: Option to import product attributes as global attributes
– Added: Ability to edit product attribute in Import list
– Added: Notice when product images are still being processed
– Changed: Load all categories to select instead of Ajax search in Import list

/** – 2020.09.23*/
– Added: Option “Add shipping cost after price rules”
– Added: Warning message when overriding a product

/** – 2020.09.05*/
– Fixed: False alert when saving settings
– Fixed: Wrong product cost in import list when using shipping
– Optimized: Product list pagination

/** – 2020.08.19*/
– Fixed: Can not change Number of items per page on Imported products page
– Fixed: Wrong link of Get tracking button on Edit order page

/**1.0.3 – 2020.08.08*/
– Fixed: Price rules
– Added: Compatibility with WP 5.5 and WC 4.3
– Added: Authenticate extension using WooCommerce REST API authentication
– Added: Option to download images in product description
– Added: Rule to change price format
– Added: Option to add shipping cost before importing
– Added: Load variations tab dynamically if Show shipping option is enabled or if a product has 10 variations and more

/** – 2020.07.07*/
– Fixed: Convert price to float incorrectly because price uses comma as thousand separ’ator
– Optimized: Save image url to avoid downloading duplicated images
– Added: Filter failed images by product

/**1.0.2 – 2020.07.01*/
– Fixed: Some simple products can not be added to cart when fulfilling AliExpress orders
– Added: Option to import product with 1 variations as simple product
– Added: Option to Disable background process
– Updated: UX
– Updated: Import product directly instead of using background processing

/** – 2020.05.09*/
– Fixed: Option Import ship from
– Updated: Compatible with WC4.1

/** – 2020.04.23*/
– Fixed: Conflict using accordion with other plugins
– Updated: Class ’support

/**1.0.1 – 2020.04.10*/
– Fixed: Can not save plugin settings
– Fixed: Some attributes imported incorrectly

/** – 2020.03.23*/
– Updated: Compatible with WP 5.4 and WC4.0
– Updated: Class ’support

/** – 2020.02.25*/
– Added: Ability to Import/Export plugin settings between sites

/** – 2020.02.20*/
– Fixed: Default variation not set when not importing the whole variations of a product
– Updated: Change plugin menu title
– Added: Error product images count

/** – 2020.01.20*/
– Fixed: Fatal error when activating plugin if WooCommerce is not active
– Fixed: Warning message on import list page when regular price or sale price of price rules is empty
– Updated: Move product html request to extension
– Updated: Change Carrier company follow on AliExpress and set default cainiao URL in tracking URL
– Updated: Update correct attribute name
– Added: Cancel overriding product

/** – 2019.12.30*/
– Update: Extension link on Google Chrome Store

/1.0.0 – 2019.12.03/
~ The first released