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Published: March 17 2011, 3:42:00 PMUpdated: November 28 2020, 9:17:12 PM

 

Here is a basic sample written using the Java SDK (v805) for listing a fixed price item to the US site using the AddFixedPriceItem call.

/*
© 2011-2013 eBay Inc., All Rights Reserved
Licensed under CDDL 1.0 - http://opensource.org/licenses/cddl1.php
*/

import com.ebay.sdk.*;
import com.ebay.sdk.call.*;
import com.ebay.soap.eBLBaseComponents.*;

public class AppAddFixedPriceItem {

    public static ApiContext createApiContext() {
        ApiContext apiContext = new ApiContext();
        ApiLogging apiLogging = new ApiLogging();
        apiContext.setApiLogging(apiLogging);

        CallRetry cr = new CallRetry();
        cr.setMaximumRetries(3);
        cr.setDelayTime(1000); // Wait for one second between each retry-call.

        String[] apiErrorCodes = new String[]{"502"};
        // Set trigger exceptions for CallRetry.
        cr.setTriggerApiErrorCodes(apiErrorCodes);

        // Build a dummy SdkSoapException so that we can get its Class.
        Class[] tcs = new Class[]{com.ebay.sdk.SdkSoapException.class};
        cr.setTriggerExceptions(tcs);
        apiContext.setCallRetry(cr);
        apiContext.setTimeout(120000);

        // set the server url and credentials for Sandbox
        apiContext.setApiServerUrl("https://api.sandbox.ebay.com/wsapi");
        ApiCredential cred = apiContext.getApiCredential();
        cred.seteBayToken("YOUR TOKEN");
        apiContext.setApiCredential(cred);

        // set the site
        apiContext.setSite(SiteCodeType.US);

        return apiContext;
    }

    private static FeesType addFixedItem() throws ApiException, SdkException,
            Exception {

        FeesType fee = null;
        AddFixedPriceItemCall request = new AddFixedPriceItemCall(createApiContext());

        ItemType item = new ItemType();
        item.setTitle("Testing item. Dont bid");
        item.setDescription("Testing item. Dont bid");

        // set the item condition depending on the value from GetCategoryFeatures
        item.setConditionID(1000);

        item.setPostalCode("94525");
        item.setListingDuration("GTC");

        // Track inventory by SKU
        item.setInventoryTrackingMethod(InventoryTrackingMethodCodeType.SKU);

        // Specify unique SKU
        item.setSKU("BASIC12345");

        // Set Payment Method to PayPal
        BuyerPaymentMethodCodeType[] arrPaymentMethods = new BuyerPaymentMethodCodeType[]{BuyerPaymentMethodCodeType.PAY_PAL};
        item.setPayPalEmailAddress("test@pp.com");
        item.setPaymentMethods(arrPaymentMethods);

        // Specify Quantity, Start Price and the eBay category
        item.setStartPrice(getAmount(11.0));
        item.setCountry(CountryCodeType.US);
        item.setCurrency(CurrencyCodeType.USD);
        CategoryType category = new CategoryType();
        category.setCategoryID("63889");
        item.setPrimaryCategory(category);
        item.setQuantity(10);

        item.setShippingDetails(getShippingDetails());

        item.setDispatchTimeMax(2);
        item.setReturnPolicy(getReturnPolicy());

        // Add pictures
        PictureDetailsType pdt = new PictureDetailsType();
        pdt.setPictureURL(new String[]{"http://i2.sandbox.ebayimg.com/03/i/00/3f/c5/92_1.JPG?set_id=8800004005"});

        request.setItem(item);
        fee = request.addFixedPriceItem();

        return fee;
    }

    private static ReturnPolicyType getReturnPolicy() {
        ReturnPolicyType rp = new ReturnPolicyType();
        rp.setDescription("returns accepted");
        rp.setReturnsAcceptedOption("ReturnsAccepted");
        rp.setReturnsWithinOption("Days_30");
        return rp;
    }

    private static ShippingDetailsType getShippingDetails() {
        ShippingDetailsType sd = new ShippingDetailsType();

        ShippingServiceOptionsType st1 = new ShippingServiceOptionsType();
        st1.setShippingService("UPSGround");
        st1.setShippingServiceCost(getAmount(1));
        st1.setShippingServiceAdditionalCost(getAmount(1));

        ShippingServiceOptionsType st2 = new ShippingServiceOptionsType();
        st2.setShippingService("USPSPriority");
        st2.setShippingServiceAdditionalCost(getAmount(2));
        st2.setShippingServiceCost(getAmount(4));
        sd.setShippingServiceOptions(new ShippingServiceOptionsType[]{st1, st2});

        return sd;
    }

    private static AmountType getAmount(double amount) {
        AmountType a = new AmountType();
        a.setValue(amount);
        return a;
    }

    public static void main(String[] args) {

        try {
            FeesType fee = addFixedItem();
        } catch (ApiException e) {
            // TODO Auto-generated catch block
            e.printStackTrace();
        } catch (SdkException e) {
            // TODO Auto-generated catch block
            e.printStackTrace();
        } catch (Exception e) {
            // TODO Auto-generated catch block
            e.printStackTrace();
        }

    }
}

The generated SOAP AddFixedPriceItem request is attached to this article.

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