create shipment with Magento api

Magento 2 API (Updated 2023): How to create a shipment

In our previous post, we created an invoice. And with the order item id obtained, we will find out how to create a shipment using Magento 2 API. Specify the order item id here.

In our example, the order item id for Argus All-Weather Tank is 47, and Fusion Backpack is 48. If the shipment is called successfully, the status of the order will change to Complete.

Generate Admin access token

POST <host>/rest/V1/integration/customer/token

Enter your admin username and password in Body sections, then click Send.

{ "username": "string", "password": "string" }
Code language: JSON / JSON with Comments (json)

Response: access token

Create A Shipment 

Create a new request and enter the admin access token

Authorization: Bearer token

POST <host>/rest/V1/order/19/ship

19 is the order id.

Payload

{ "items": [ { "order_item_id": 47, "qty": 1 }, { "order_item_id": 48, "qty": 1 } ], "tracks": [ { "track_number": "1Y-9876543210", "title": "United Parcel Service", "carrier_code": "ups" } ] }
Code language: JSON / JSON with Comments (json)

Response: a shipment id

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Verify the result

Log in to your admin and check the shipment the admin panel Sales order grid. Goes to Sales > Shipments. Then go to Orders, the status should be Complete.

check shipment on admin
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With the order item id, you can create a partial shipment using Magento API. For more information, please leave a comment below or refer to Magento DevDocs.