Logistics API: Shipping Rate Quote

Logistics API: Shipping Rate Quote

Resource

https://api.warehousefs.com/public/v1/shipping-rate-quotes

The shipping rate quotes resource represents a collection of estimated pricing for various destinations. Merchants can retrieve a list of rate quotes for the various shipping methods that Shipvine Logistics supports by sending GET requests to this resource.

GET

Request

Query Parameters

The method supports the following query parameters:

Parameter Required? Description
shipping-method Yes One of the Shipvine Logistics shipping method codes .
weight-lb Yes The estimated weight, in pounds, of the parcel. The value is only accurate to tenths of a pound.
postal-code Yes The postal code to where the parcel will be shipped.
country Yes The ISO 3166-1 two-letter code for the country to where the parcel will be shipped.
value-amount Yes The declared value of the parcel, as a decimal value.
value-currency Yes The ISO 4217 three-letter code for the currency that value-amount is specified in. Currently, only USD is accepted.

Example Query String

https://api.warehousefs.com/public/v1/shipping-rate-quotes?shipping-method=INTL-DEFERRED&weight-lb=0.6&postal-code=31500&country=FR&value-amount=26.50&value-currency=USD

Entity Body

No entity body may be specified in the request.

Response

If a rate quote is successfully obtained, the API will return 200 OK as well as a <ShippingRateQuote /> element in the entity body. See the XML schema for details about that element.

If any error occurs, the HTTP status code will not be 200 OK . An <Errors /> element may be present in the entity body.

Example Response Entity Body

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<ShippingRateQuote xmlns="urn:WarehouseFS-1.0">
  <ShippingMethod>INTL-DEFERRED</ShippingMethod>
  <Country>FR</Country>
  <PostalCode>31500</PostalCode>
  <Weight>
    <Magnitude>0.6</Magnitude>
    <Unit>Pounds</Unit>
  </Weight>
  <Value>
    <Amount>26.50</Amount>
    <Currency>USD</Currency>
  </Value>
  <Price>
    <Amount>9.04</Amount> <!-- (1) -->
    <Currency>USD</Currency>
  </Price>
</ShippingRateQuote>
  1. The <Price /> element contains the estimated shipping cost.
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