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Below, you'll find helpful links to articles covering everything from setting up your shipping options in your listing, to printing labels and tracking the item once you've shipped it to your buyer.

Before you've sold your item

Everything you need to know about shipping when listing your item, from shipping options and rates to estimated delivery dates.

Learn about the range of shipping options that you can offer buyers.

Find out about shipping rates, and how to calculate your delivery costs.

Learn how delivery dates are estimated, and the advantages of free shipping messages in listings.

Selling internationally

Learn how to sell internationally, and to use our Global Shipping Program.


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Grow your business by making your items available to international buyers. Find out how to get started.

Learn how our Global Shipping Program makes it safe and easy to ship internationally.


After you've sold your item

Learn about packaging, printing labels, handing off your packages to shipping carriers, tracking your item, and how return shipping works if your buyer needs to send an item back:

What is the meaning of “Shipping notice received”?

When tracking you might get “Shipping notice received” or “Shipping notice received from WISH” or “Logistics order has been created“.

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This means seller/shipper has applied a tracking number with shipping software provided by third party (WISH, AliExpress etc) but has not shipped the goods yet.

If you just got the tracking number from seller, please wait about 2 to 3 business days, if seller has actually shipped the goods. China Post tracking system will provide updated shipment date and location information about the parcel number.

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If over 3 business days and you still get same result as “”shipping notice received”. You should be cautious of fake shipment. If you purchased from big website such as eBay/AliExpress/Amazon/Wish etc, you should contact seller and push him/her to ship the goods immediately. Tell him/her if you can not get real shipment information in next 3 days, you will open dispute against fraud. In most of cases, sellers will take immediate action on shipment to avoid dispute and shop downgrade penalty.