shipping container guide & specifications

20ft standard shipping container

20ft standard shipping container
20' X 8'6” Dry Freight ISO Cargo Container
20' Double Doors
One End
Length Height Width Door Opening
Exterior Interior Exterior Interior Exterior Interior Exterior Interior
Feet/Inches 19' 10 1/2" 19' 4 11/64" 8' 6" 7' 10 1/4" 8' 0" 7' 8 17/32" 7' 5 11/16" 7' 8 11/64"
Metric 6,058 5,897 2,591 2,394 2,438 2,350 2,278 2,341
20' Double Doors
One End
Tare Weight Payload Gross Weight Cubic Capacity
Lbs. 5,100 47,810 52,910 1,171 Cu. Ft.
Kg. 2,313 21,687 24,000 33.2 Cu. M.

40ft standard shipping container

40ft standard shipping container
40' X 8'6” Dry Freight ISO Cargo Container
40' Double Doors
One End
Length Height Width Door Opening
Exterior Interior Exterior Interior Exterior Interior Exterior Interior
Feet/Inches 40' 39' 5 3/4" 8' 6" 7' 10 1/16" 8' 0" 7' 8 1/2" 7' 5 25/32" 7' 8 1/16"
Metric 12,192 12,033 2,591 2,389 2,438 2,350 2,280 2,338
40' Double Doors
One End
Tare Weight Payload Gross Weight Cubic Capacity
Lbs. 8,060 59,140 67,200 2,386 Cu. Ft.
Kg. 3,655 26,825 30,480 67.6 Cu. M.

20ft refrigerated shipping container

20ft refrigerated shipping container
20' X 8'6” Refrigerated ISO Cargo Container
20' Refrigerated Length Height Width Door Opening
Exterior Interior Exterior Interior Exterior Interior Exterior Interior
Feet/Inches 19' 10 1/2" 17' 5 1/2" 8' 6" 7' 4 1/2" 8' 0" 7' 4" 7' 4 1/2" 7' 4"
Metric 6,058 5,321 2,591 2,248 2,348 2,235 2,248 2,235
20' Refrigerated Tare Weight Payload Gross Weight Cubic Capacity
Lbs. 6,880 60,320 67,200 944 Cu. Ft.
Kg. 3,120 27,360 30,480 26,7 Cu. M.

40ft refrigerated shipping container

40ft refrigerated shipping container
40' X 8'6” Refrigerated ISO Cargo Container
40' Refrigerated Length Height Width Door Opening
Exterior Interior Exterior Interior Exterior Interior Exterior Interior
Feet/Inches 40' 38' 0 3/4" 8' 6" 7' 3 5/8" 8' 0" 7' 5 5/8" 7' 6 1/2" 7' 5 5/8"
Metric 12,192 11,602 2,591 2,226 2,438 2,276 2,299 2,276
40' Refrigerated Tare Weight Payload Gross Weight Cubic Capacity
Lbs. 9,590 57,610 67,200 2,076 Cu. Ft.
Kg. 4,350 26,130 30,480 58.8 Cu. M.

40ft high cube shipping container

40ft high cube shipping container
40' X 9’6” Dry Freight ISO Cargo Container
40' Dry Freight Length Height Width Door Opening
Exterior Interior Exterior Interior Exterior Interior Exterior Interior
Feet/Inches 40' 39' 5 3/4" 9' 6" 8' 10 1/16" 8' 0" 7' 8 1/2" 8' 5 3/4" 7' 8 1/16"
Metric 12,192 12,033 2,896 2,694 2,438 2,350 2,585 2,338
40' Dry Freight Tare Weight Payload Gross Weight Cubic Capacity
Lbs. 8,530 58,670 67,200 2,690 Cu. Ft.
Kg. 3,870 26,610 30,480 76.2 Cu. M.

45ft high cube shipping container

45ft high cube shipping container
45' X 9’6” Dry Freight ISO Cargo Container
45' Dry Freight Length Height Width Door Opening
Exterior Interior Exterior Interior Exterior Interior Exterior Interior
Feet/Inches 45' 44' 5 3/4" 9' 6" 8' 10 1/16" 8' 0" 7' 8 1/2" 8' 5 3/4" 7' 8 1/16"
Metric 13,716 13,557 2,896 2,694 2,438 2,350 2,585 2,338
45' Dry Freight Tare Weight Payload Gross Weight Cubic Capacity
Lbs. 10,210 56,990 67,200 3,040 Cu. Ft.
Kg. 4,631 25,849 30,480 86.1 Cu. M.

20ft open top shipping container

20ft open top shipping container
20' X 8'6” Open Top ISO Cargo Container
20' Open Top Length Height Width Door Opening
Exterior Interior Exterior Interior Exterior Interior Exterior Interior
Feet/Inches 19' 10 1/2" 19' 3 7/8" 8' 6" 7' 8 1/2" 8' 0" 7' 8 1/2" 7' 5 3/4" 7' 8 1/16"
Metric 6,058 5,890 2,591 2,350 2,438 2,350 2,279 2,338
20' Open Top Tare Weight Payload Gross Weight Cubic Capacity
Lbs. 5,230 61,970 67,200 1,130 Cu. Ft.
Kg. 2,372 28,108 30,480 32.0 Cu. M.

40ft open top shipping container

40ft open top shipping container
40' X 8'6” Open Top ISO Cargo Container
40' Open Top Length Height Width Door Opening
Exterior Interior Exterior Interior Exterior Interior Exterior Interior
Feet/Inches 40' 39' 5 5/8" 8' 6" 7' 9 3/16" 8' 0" 7' 8 1/2" 7' 5 5/8" 7' 8 1/16"
Metric 12,192 12,030 2,591 2,367 2,438 2,350 2,277 2,338
40' Open Top Tare Weight Payload Gross Weight Cubic Capacity
Lbs. 9,150 58,050 67,200 1,130 Cu. Ft.
Kg. 4,150 26,330 30,480 32.0 Cu. M.

20ft flatrack shipping container

20ft flatrack shipping container
20' X 8'6” Flatrack with flush folding endwalls
20' Flatrack Length Height Width Folded
Exterior Exterior Exterior Exterior
Feet/Inches 19' 10 1/2" 8' 6" 8' 0" 1' 2 1/5"
Metric 6,058 2,591 2,438 370
20' Flatrack Tare Weight Payload Gross Weight Load Over 2M
Lbs. 6,060 73,300 79,360 44,092
Kg. 2,750 33,250 36,000 20,000

40ft flatrack shipping container

40ft flatrack shipping container
40' X 8'6” Flatrack with flush folding endwalls
40' Flatrack Length Height Width Folded
Exterior Exterior Exterior Exterior
Feet/Inches 40' 8' 6" 8' 0" 2' 2 1/5"
Metric 12,192 2,591 2,438 648
40' Flatrack Tare Weight Payload Gross Weight Load Over 2M
Lbs. 10,800 99,430 110,230 56,000
Kg. 4,900 45,100 50,000 25,400
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