We have updated the Orders API service and have added new feeds to support Sourcing On
Demand in Japan.
Note Sourcing On Demand is an invitation-only program.
Sellers in Japan can request to join the program by contacting Seller Support from the
Contact Us form in Seller Central.
Orders API section
operations now return information for tracking Sourcing On Demand orders
Here are the new response elements:
PromiseResponseDueDate. Indicates the date by which the seller must respond
to the buyer with an Estimated Ship Date.
IsEstimatedShipDateSet. Indicates if the Estimated Ship Date is set for the
The OrderType response element has a new value:
SourcingOnDemandOrder. Indicates that the order is a Sourcing On Demand
The client libraries for the Orders service have been updated to version 2018-07-11.
You only need to download the new client libraries if you want to use this new
The updated client libraries are available today in three
Two new feeds are available using the Feeds API service. These feeds
are for setting estimated ship date for Sourcing On Demand orders in Japan.
Sourcing On Demand Feed (_POST_EXPECTED_SHIP_DATE_SOD_). XML feed for setting
the estimated ship date.
Flat File Sourcing On Demand Feed (_POST_EXPECTED_SHIP_DATE_SOD_FLAT_FILE_).
Flat file feed for the setting estimated ship date.
This change does not require you to download new client libraries.