What is an eBay Category ID?

eBay Category IDs are numerical identifiers of eBay Categories and Custom eBay Store Categories.


Why use Category IDs?

Category IDs are used in CSV files to import and update eBay listings.

Category

Category2

StoreCategory

184655

122839

33103728012

177003

632

33103728012


How to find Category IDs with 3Dsellers:

  • Navigate to Products β†’ Listing Manager β†’ CSV Import

  • Click Import Products.

  • Use the Find Category IDs menu to search and copy the ID:

Only eBay Store subscribers can access the "Find eBay Store Category IDs" option.


Pro Tip: Click on a category link in the left menu on eBay. The Category ID will display in the URL after /sch/

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