Welcome to your new gem! In this directory, you'll find the files you need to be able to package up your Ruby library into a gem. Put your Ruby code in the file lib/dhl_ecommerce_api. To experiment with that code, run bin/console for an interactive prompt.

TODO: Delete this and the text above, and describe your gem


Add this line to your application's Gemfile:

gem 'dhl_ecommerce_api'

And then execute:

$ bundle install

Or install it yourself as:

$ gem install dhl_ecommerce_api


In config/initializers create a dhl_ecommerce_api.rb config file

DHLEcommerceAPI.configure do |config|
  config.client_id = ENV["DHL_ECOMMERCE_API_CLIENT_ID"]
  config.password = ENV["DHL_ECOMMERCE_API_PASSWORD"]

  # optional, will refer to Rails.env
  # config.env = ENV["DHL_ECOMMERCE_API_ENV"]


Create Shipment with Pickup

DHL Shipment Documentation

# Shipment::Pickup params
  "pickup_address": {
    "company_name": "Pickup From Company",
    "name": "Pickup From Name",
    "address1": "Holistic Pharmacy PostCo, 55, Jalan Landak",
    "city": " Kuala Lumpur",
    "state": " Kuala Lumpur",
    "post_code": "55100",
    "country": "MY",
    "phone": "0123456789",
    "email": ""
  "shipment_items": [
      "shipment_id": "MYPTC00001", # unique
      "package_desc": "Laptop Sleeve", 
      "total_weight": 500,
      "total_weight_uom": "G",
      "dimension_uom": "CM",
      "product_code": "PDO",
      "total_value": 300,
      "currency": "MYR",
      "is_routing_info_required": "Y",
      "consignee_address": {
        "company_name": "Sleeve Company",
        "name": "Sleeve Sdn Bhd",
        "address1": "No. 3, Jalan Bangsar, Kampung Haji Abdullah Hukum",
        "city": "Kuala Lumpur",
        "state": "Kuala Lumpur",
        "country": "MY",
        "postCode": "57000",
        "phone": "0123456789"

Create Shipment w/o Pickup

Create a Shipment in DHLs system only. Used when we want to create a Shipment but not book a pickup. I.e. Generate the Shipment label for customers to print. (Use in conjunction with Pickup API.)

# Shipment::Dropoff params
  "shipment_items" => [
      "shipment_id" => "MYPTC00002", # unique
      "package_desc" => "Bread Materials",
      "total_weight" => 2000,
      "total_weight_uom" => "G",
      "dimension_uom" => "CM",
      "product_code" => "PDO",
      "total_value" => 300,
      "currency" => "MYR",
      "is_routing_info_required" => "Y",
      "consignee_address" => { 
        "company_name" => "Test",
        "name" => "Test1",
        "address1" => "NO 3 JALAN PPU 1",
        "city" => "PUCHONG",
        "state" => "SELANGOR",
        "country" => "MY",
        "post_code" => "57000",
        "phone" => "0123456798"

Create Pickup

DHL will send a courier to pickup parcels from the shipper_details address. The courier will only pickup parcels with a valid DHL label.

DHL Pickup Documentation

# Pickup params
  "handover_items": [
      "pickup_date": "2022-03-09",
      "pickup_start_time": "09:00",
      "pickup_end_time": "18:00",
      "shipment_type": "1",
      "shipper_details": {
        "company": "PostCo",
        "name": "PostCo",
        "phone_number": "0123456789",
        "address_line_1": "No 31, Jalan 123/123",
        "city": "Petaling Jaya",
        "state": "Selangor",
        "postal_code": "57000",
        "country": "MY",
      "shipments": {
        "quantity": 1,
        "totalWeight": 100


DHL Tracking Documentation

# => [ShipmentItem]
DHLEcommerceAPI::Tracking.find(['MYPOS0001', 'MYPOS0002']) 
# => [...ShipmentItems]


After checking out the repo, run bin/setup to install dependencies. Then, run rake spec to run the tests. You can also run bin/console for an interactive prompt that will allow you to experiment.

To install this gem onto your local machine, run bundle exec rake install. To release a new version, update the version number in version.rb, and then run bundle exec rake release, which will create a git tag for the version, push git commits and the created tag, and push the .gem file to


Bug reports and pull requests are welcome on GitHub at[USERNAME]/dhl_ecommerce_api. This project is intended to be a safe, welcoming space for collaboration, and contributors are expected to adhere to the code of conduct.


The gem is available as open source under the terms of the MIT License.

Code of Conduct

Everyone interacting in the DHLEcommerceAPI project's codebases, issue trackers, chat rooms and mailing lists is expected to follow the code of conduct.