ECMAScript modules in Node.js: the new plan

Status of ECMAScript module (ESM) support in Node.js:

Experimental support for ESM was added in Node.js 8.5.0 (2017-09-12).
Afterwards, the Node.js Foundation Technical Steering Committee formed the Modules Team to help design missing pieces and to guide the implementation towards its (non-experimental) release. The Modules Team is comprised of people from several different web development areas (frontend, backend, JS engines, etc.).

The Modules Team has published the document “Plan for New Modules Implementation”. This blog post explains what it contains.
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