Field 8: itemweight (optional, may be required by itemshipmethod)|
This field contains the item weight. In order to use approved shipping standards, all products using itemshipmethod must have their weight listed in pounds.
|Weight conversion table|
Most merchants will only need to enter weights here. However, some may need to add box dimensions. This can be done using this format:
For example if you have a 6 pound box that measures 10 inches by 8 inches by 4 inches you would enter:
You can specify multiple boxes in an item like so:
So if you have the original box above as well as a 3 pound box measuring 5 inches by 3 inches by 1 inch you enter
Note: If you do not specify a length, width, and height then the shopping cart will use an internal algorithm to guess the dimensions. If you require extremely accurate shipping charges then you MUST enter box dimensions.