The DHL PHP library by Al-Fallouji Bashar offers to interact with the API services in XML such as shipment and courier pickup, logistics, and tracking time. These features could be useful to integrate into websites, applications, and even processing systems. On GitHub, Bashar has included examples to get quotations from a shipment, display a PDF label, and request a shipment.
Shippo, a platform that connects ecommerce businesses with multiple shipping carriers from one location, announced a product with the ability to track packages sent by any shipping carrier. Businesses can access current/historical shipment tracking statuses for their packages through a single API.
Those already keen participants in the online sopping world know the advantages of having such a broad range of products and services at their fingertips. They'll also know, however, the limitations experienced when an online store in a different country doesn't offer international shipping; frustrating to say the least. Bongo International exists to address this issue. The service makes international cross border eCommerce transactions a reality for both consumers and businesses. Bongo International's API makes this functionality available to be integrated with other applications.