If you export goods using DHL and have paperless trade (PLT) enabled on your DHL account (if not, please contact your DHL account manager to have it enabled), Shiptheory can generate and transfer customs documentation upon creation of DHL labels.

To enable Shiptheory to use PLT for DHL, in Shiptheory under your DHL advanced settings in Shiptheory you can enable PLT:

You will need to be using either Brightpearl or Magento and have your commodity information set accordingly:

Brightpearl Commodity Codes

Magento Commodity Codes

Adobe Commerce Commodity Codes


Here is a list of countries that accept paperless trade

If you have any queries please don't hesitate to contact support.