ships_from_country [dispatched_from_country]: Definition

The ships_from_country [dispatched_from_country] attribute lets you provide the country from which your product will typically be dispatched. You can help prospective customers decide on a purchase by letting them know if your product is dispatched locally or from a cross-border location.

When to use

Optional for each product

Use this attribute to add the country from which your product will usually be dispatched.


Follow these formatting guidelines to make sure that we understand the data that you're submitting. 

Type String (Unicode characters)  
Limits 2 characters. Must be an ISO-3166-1 Alpha 2 country code  
Repeated field No  
File format Example value
Text feeds DE
XML feeds <g:ships_from_country>DE</g:ships_from_country>
To format your data for Content API, have a look at the Content API for Shopping.


Follow these guidelines to make sure that you submit high-quality data for your products.

Minimum requirements

These are the requirements that you'll need to meet to show your product. If you don't follow these requirements, we'll disapprove your product and let you know on the Diagnostics page of your Merchant Center account.

  • Only use supported ISO-3166-2 Alpha 2 country codes
  • Provide only the country that you typically dispatch this product from


Dispatched from country

Product Skater dress – blue
title [title] Millie Wray Skater dress
ships_from_country [dispatched_from_country] DE
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