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Hong Kong Post Developer Guide & API Credentials

This developer guide shows how to access Hong Kong Post shipping API via AfterShip Shipping or EC-Ship API. See also the list of required API credentials / keys for HK Post integration.

Get Hong Kong Post Developer Credentials

Register an EC-Ship account
Email your EC-Ship Username ( case sensitive)
AfterShip Shipping will then request for permission of accessing the EC-Ship account. Takes 24-48 hours.
An email should be sent from to the email associated to your EC-Ship account. Click I agree to grant permission for AfterShip Shipping to access your EC-Ship account via EC-Ship API.
For sandbox setup, please find the "Testing user" (测试账户) from your EC-Ship portal and link up with AfterShip Shipping.
For production setup, please find the "API username" (API 账户名称) from your EC-Ship portal and link up with AfterShip Shipping.

EC-Ship has two sets of accounts: Hongkong Post ID and EC-Ship Username. Please find from your EC-ship portal to understand your account type and link up with AfterShip Shipping accordingly. If you have any questions with your EC-Ship account, email for the direct support

Required Hong Kong Post API credentials

Hong Kong Post Developer Resources

Read Hong Kong Post EC-Ship docs
Supported Hong Kong Post service types and service options
AfterShip Shipping Hong Kong Post technical support:

Updated on: 04/12/2023

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