Whether you’re doing business with Chinese companies or living in a Chinese speaking country, there’s no doubt that at some point you will have to track a delivery online. Even though most of the courier companies have English language websites it might not always be possible to view your tracking information in English (if you ordered in China), and there may always come a point when you need to discuss the delivery over the phone.
Using actual tracking information from the TNT website, here are the keywords you will need to know where you order currently is, and more importantly when it will arrive!
TNT Package Tracking
The order numbers in the following examples have been changed but other than that this is an actual copy of a tracking page.
From the package status we can see that as of the 2nd of December it was sitting in Hong Kong waiting to be collected for the next leg of it’s journey to Kaohsiung.
We’re interested in knowing what type of real-world Chinese you want to learn about, let us know in the comments and we’ll focus on that in a future article.