The service provides parcel, package, and freight delivery via a global network of shipping providers. Applications can integrate package shipping and rate calculations functions to generate shipments along with tracking to report on delivery progress while completed shipments are en route.
Several APIs are available including Location Services for returning information about specific countries, cities and zip codes; Shipments Tracking for receiving updates on shipment location and status; Shipping Services for creating shipments; and Rates Calculator for providing customers with instant shipping rates.
The ProgrammableWeb directory has over 70 package tracking APIs to help educate developers on available shipment tracking options. The APIs contain various features such as package arrival verification, scanning services, price comparison, and more. Click here to learn about 7 of those APIs.