Commodities

 

"Commodities" are the fundamental characteristic of a shipment on uShip.  When creating listings, the commodity is a required property and informs what other data is needed.  For example, in the case of the "CarsLightTrucks" commodity, year, make, and model are also required.

 

Verb:  GET

URI:  https://api.uship.com/v2/lookups/commodities

 

Example

{
  "totalCount": 14,
  "items": [
    {
      "value": "HouseholdGoods",
      "label": "Household Goods",
      "shortLabel": "Household Goods",
      "subCommodities": [
        {
          "value": "Furniture",
          "label": "Furniture"
        },
        {
          "value": "HomeElectronics",
          "label": "Home Electronics"
        },
        {
          "value": "Appliances",
          "label": "Appliances"
        },
        {
          "value": "ArcadeEquipment",
          "label": "Arcade Equipment"
        },
        {
          "value": "LawnOutdoorEquipment",
          "label": "Lawn & Outdoor Equipment"
        },
        {
          "value": "SportingEquipment",
          "label": "Sporting Equipment"
        },
        {
          "value": "HouseholdPlants",
          "label": "Household Plants"
        },
        {
          "value": "OtherHouseholdGoods",
          "label": "Other Household Goods"
        }
      ]
    },
    {
      "value": "HouseholdOfficeMoves",
      "label": "Household & Office Moves",
      "shortLabel": "Household & Office Moves",
      "subCommodities": [
        {
          "value": "SmallStudio",
          "label": "Small Studio"
        },
        {
          "value": "LargeStudioor1BRApartment",
          "label": "Large Studio or 1 BR Apt"
        },
        {
          "value": "TwoBRApt",
          "label": "2 BR Apt"
        },
        {
          "value": "ThreeBRAptorTwoBRhouse",
          "label": "3 BR Apt or 2 BR House"
        },
        {
          "value": "ThreeBRhouse",
          "label": "3 BR House"
        },
        {
          "value": "FourBRhouse",
          "label": "4 BR House"
        },
        {
          "value": "FivePlusBRhouse",
          "label": "5+ BR House"
        },
        {
          "value": "Office",
          "label": "Office"
        },
        {
          "value": "MobileHomes",
          "label": "Mobile Homes"
        },
        {
          "value": "TradeshowEquipment2",
          "label": "Tradeshow Equipment"
        },
        {
          "value": "TrailerHomes",
          "label": "Trailer Homes"
        },
        {
          "value": "OtherHouseholdOfficeMoves",
          "label": "Other Household & Office Moves"
        }
      ]
    },
    {
      "value": "Vehicles",
      "label": "Vehicles",
      "shortLabel": "Vehicles",
      "subCommodities": [
        {
          "value": "CarsLightTrucks",
          "label": "Cars & Light Trucks"
        },
        {
          "value": "RecreationalVehiclesRVs",
          "label": "Recreational Vehicles (RVs)"
        },
        {
          "value": "Trailers",
          "label": "Trailers"
        },
        {
          "value": "TrailerHomes2",
          "label": "Trailer Homes"
        },
        {
          "value": "VehicleParts",
          "label": "Vehicle Parts"
        },
        {
          "value": "Airplanes",
          "label": "Airplanes"
        },
        {
          "value": "AntiqueVehicles",
          "label": "Antique Vehicles"
        },
        {
          "value": "OtherVehicles",
          "label": "Other Vehicles"
        }
      ]
    },
    {
      "value": "MotorcyclesPowerSports",
      "label": "Motorcycles & Power Sports",
      "shortLabel": "Motorcycles & Power Sports",
      "subCommodities": [
        {
          "value": "MotorcyclesMopeds",
          "label": "Motorcycles & Mopeds"
        },
        {
          "value": "AllTerrainVehicles",
          "label": "All Terrain Vehicles"
        },
        {
          "value": "GoCartsDuneBuggies",
          "label": "Go Carts & Dune Buggies"
        },
        {
          "value": "Snowmobiles",
          "label": "Snowmobiles"
        },
        {
          "value": "OtherPowerSports",
          "label": "Other Power Sports"
        }
      ]
    },
    {
      "value": "Boats",
      "label": "Boats",
      "shortLabel": "Boats",
      "subCommodities": [
        {
          "value": "PowerBoats",
          "label": "Power Boats"
        },
        {
          "value": "SailBoats",
          "label": "Sail Boats"
        },
        {
          "value": "PersonalWatercraft",
          "label": "Personal Watercraft"
        },
        {
          "value": "BoatParts",
          "label": "Boat Parts"
        },
        {
          "value": "OtherBoats",
          "label": "Other Boats"
        }
      ]
    },
    {
      "value": "HeavyEquipment",
      "label": "Heavy Equipment",
      "shortLabel": "Heavy Equipment",
      "subCommodities": [
        {
          "value": "Agricultural",
          "label": "Agricultural"
        },
        {
          "value": "AsphaltConcrete",
          "label": "Asphalt/Concrete"
        },
        {
          "value": "Attachments",
          "label": "Attachments"
        },
        {
          "value": "Compactors",
          "label": "Compactors"
        },
        {
          "value": "Cranes",
          "label": "Cranes"
        },
        {
          "value": "Drills",
          "label": "Drills"
        },
        {
          "value": "Environmental",
          "label": "Environmental"
        },
        {
          "value": "Excavators",
          "label": "Excavators"
        },
        {
          "value": "Generators",
          "label": "Generators"
        },
        {
          "value": "HeavyConstruction",
          "label": "Heavy Construction"
        },
        {
          "value": "IndustrialPlant",
          "label": "Industrial Plant"
        },
        {
          "value": "Lifts",
          "label": "Lifts"
        },
        {
          "value": "LightConstruction",
          "label": "Light Construction"
        },
        {
          "value": "Logging",
          "label": "Logging"
        },
        {
          "value": "Mining",
          "label": "Mining"
        },
        {
          "value": "OilPipeline",
          "label": "Oil & Pipeline"
        },
        {
          "value": "Railroad",
          "label": "Railroad"
        },
        {
          "value": "Structures",
          "label": "Structures"
        },
        {
          "value": "Tractors",
          "label": "Tractors"
        },
        {
          "value": "Trailers2",
          "label": "Trailers"
        },
        {
          "value": "Trucks",
          "label": "Trucks"
        },
        {
          "value": "Utility",
          "label": "Utility"
        },
        {
          "value": "OtherHeavyEquipment",
          "label": "Other Heavy Equipment"
        }
      ]
    },
    {
      "value": "LTL",
      "label": "Less Than Truckload",
      "shortLabel": "Less Than Truckload",
      "subCommodities": [
        {
          "value": "LessThanTruckload",
          "label": "Less Than Truckload"
        }
      ]
    },
    {
      "value": "FullTruckloadFreight",
      "label": "FTL Freight",
      "shortLabel": "FTL Freight",
      "subCommodities": [
        {
          "value": "FullTruckload",
          "label": "Full Truckload"
        },
        {
          "value": "IntermodalContainer",
          "label": "Intermodal Container"
        }
      ]
    },
    {
      "value": "Pets",
      "label": "Pets",
      "shortLabel": "Pets",
      "subCommodities": [
        {
          "value": "Cats",
          "label": "Cats"
        },
        {
          "value": "Dogs",
          "label": "Dogs"
        },
        {
          "value": "LiveFish",
          "label": "Live Fish"
        },
        {
          "value": "OtherPetsLivestock",
          "label": "Other Pets & Livestock"
        }
      ]
    },
    {
      "value": "HorsesLivestock",
      "label": "Horses & Livestock",
      "shortLabel": "Horses & Livestock",
      "subCommodities": [
        {
          "value": "Cattle",
          "label": "Cattle"
        },
        {
          "value": "Hogs",
          "label": "Hogs"
        },
        {
          "value": "Horses",
          "label": "Horses"
        },
        {
          "value": "Sheep",
          "label": "Sheep"
        }
      ]
    },
    {
      "value": "SpecialCareItems",
      "label": "Special Care Items",
      "shortLabel": "Special Care Items",
      "subCommodities": [
        {
          "value": "Antiques",
          "label": "Antiques"
        },
        {
          "value": "Art",
          "label": "Art"
        },
        {
          "value": "GlassBreakables",
          "label": "Glass/Breakables"
        },
        {
          "value": "Pianos",
          "label": "Pianos"
        },
        {
          "value": "PoolTables",
          "label": "Pool Tables"
        },
        {
          "value": "OtherSpecialCareItems",
          "label": "Other Special Care Items"
        }
      ]
    },
    {
      "value": "BusinessIndustrialGoods",
      "label": "Business & Industrial Goods",
      "shortLabel": "Business & Industrial Goods",
      "subCommodities": [
        {
          "value": "WoodPaperProducts",
          "label": "Wood & Paper Products"
        },
        {
          "value": "LiquidsGasesChemicals",
          "label": "Liquids, Gases & Chemicals"
        },
        {
          "value": "ConstructionMaterialEquipmentMachinery",
          "label": "Construction Material, Equipment & Machinery"
        },
        {
          "value": "StoneMetalsMinerals",
          "label": "Stone, Metals & Minerals"
        },
        {
          "value": "CommoditiesDryBulk",
          "label": "Commodities Dry Bulk"
        },
        {
          "value": "GeneralFreight",
          "label": "General Freight"
        },
        {
          "value": "MixedFreight",
          "label": "Mixed Freight"
        },
        {
          "value": "Utilities",
          "label": "Utilities"
        },
        {
          "value": "PharmaceuticalProducts",
          "label": "Pharmaceutical Products"
        },
        {
          "value": "Fertilizers",
          "label": "Fertilizers"
        },
        {
          "value": "PlasticsRubber",
          "label": "Plastics & Rubber"
        },
        {
          "value": "TextilesLeather",
          "label": "Textiles, Leather"
        },
        {
          "value": "MiscellaneousManufacturedProducts",
          "label": "Miscellaneous Manufactured Products"
        },
        {
          "value": "TradeshowEquipment",
          "label": "Tradeshow Equipment"
        },
        {
          "value": "OfficeEquipment",
          "label": "Office Equipment"
        },
        {
          "value": "OtherBusinessIndustrialGoods",
          "label": "Other Business & Industrial Goods"
        }
      ]
    },
    {
      "value": "FoodAgriculturalGoods",
      "label": "Food & Agricultural Goods",
      "shortLabel": "Food & Agricultural Goods",
      "subCommodities": [
        {
          "value": "FreshProduce",
          "label": "Fresh Produce"
        },
        {
          "value": "RefrigeratedFood",
          "label": "Refrigerated Food"
        },
        {
          "value": "MeatFishSeafood",
          "label": "Meat, Fish, Seafood"
        },
        {
          "value": "AgriculturalFarmSupplies",
          "label": "Agricultural/Farm Supplies"
        },
        {
          "value": "GrainFeedHay",
          "label": "Grain, Feed, Hay"
        },
        {
          "value": "CerealGrainsincludingseed",
          "label": "Cereal Grains (including seed)"
        },
        {
          "value": "AnimalFeedProductsofAnimalOrigin",
          "label": "Animal Feed & Products of Animal Origin"
        },
        {
          "value": "MilledGrainProductsPreparationsandBakeryProducts",
          "label": "Milled Grain Products & Preparations, and Bakery Products"
        },
        {
          "value": "Beverages",
          "label": "Beverages"
        },
        {
          "value": "AlcoholicBeverages",
          "label": "Alcoholic Beverages"
        },
        {
          "value": "OtherPreparedFoodstuffsandFatsandOils",
          "label": "Other Prepared Foodstuffs, and Fats and Oils"
        },
        {
          "value": "TobaccoProducts",
          "label": "Tobacco Products"
        },
        {
          "value": "OtherFoodAgriculture",
          "label": "Other Food & Agriculture"
        }
      ]
    },
    {
      "value": "Other",
      "label": "Other",
      "shortLabel": "Other",
      "subCommodities": [
        {
          "value": "SmallPackages",
          "label": "Small Packages"
        },
        {
          "value": "Junk",
          "label": "Junk"
        },
        {
          "value": "Passengers",
          "label": "Passengers"
        }
      ]
    }
  ]
}