The base cost of shipping the item using the shipping service specified in the ShippingService
field. In the case of a multiple-quantity, fixed-price listing, the ShippingServiceAdditionalCost
field shows the cost to ship each additional item if the buyer purchases multiple quantity of the same line item.
When returned by GetItemShipping
, it includes the packaging and handling cost. For flat and calculated shipping.
If a shipping service has been specified (even LocalPickup
returns the shipping service cost, even if the cost is zero. Otherwise, cost is not returned.
If this is for calculated shipping for a listing that has not yet ended, note that the cost cannot be determined until the listing has ended and the buyer has specified a postal code.
, promotional shipping savings is reflected in the cost, if applicable.
- If the promotional shipping option is lower than other shipping services being offered, the savings is reflected in the returned shipping cost. The shipping service named Promotional Shipping Service (or whatever is the localized name for it) is included among the shipping services.
- If the promotional shipping cost is lower than the cost of other shipping services being offered, it is presented first in the list. (The LOWEST shipping service cost is always presented first, regardless of whether there is promotional shipping.)
Also applicable to Half.com (for GetOrders