Re: ask a question about tense
If you have been asked to confirm something, then you are confirming it in your email. "I confirm that the goods have been dispatched". (You can confirm that they have been delivered only if you know this for a fact.) Later, when reporting your action to somebody else, you can say, "I confirmed that the goods have/had been dispatched".
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