Container Sizes

 

Dry containers

Dry Containers

Dry containers 20′ and 40′ (general purpose) are manufactured from either aluminium or steel. They are suitable for most types of cargo. Aluminium dry containers have a slightly larger payload than steel, and steel dry containers have a slightly larger internal cube.

 

Dry container dimensions

Specific dimensions and capacity of dry containers may vary depending on the container manufacturer, the age of the container and the container owner. The specifications listed below are, however, representative.

 

20´ dry container

Tare weight 

Payload capacity 

Cubic capacity 

Internal length 

 2,300 kg

 25,000 kg

 33.2 m3

 5.9 m

 5,071.5 lbs

 55,126.9 lbs

1,172 cu ft 

19.4 ft 

 

 

 

 

 Internal width

Internal height 

Door opening width 

Door opening height 

 2.35 m

 2.39 m

 2.34 m

 2.28 m

 7.7 ft

 7.9 ft

7.7 ft 

 7.5 ft

 

40´ dry container

Tare weight 

Payload capacity 

Cubic capacity 

Internal length 

 3,750 kg

 27,600 kg

 67.7 m3

 12.03 m

 8,268.8 lbs

 61,200 lbs

2,389 cu ft 

39.5 ft 

 

 

 

 

 Internal width

Internal height 

Door opening width 

Door opening height 

 2.35 m

 2.39 m

 2.34 m

 2.28 m

 7.7 ft

 7.9 ft

7.7 ft 

 7.5 ft

 

High cube dry containers

High Cube Dry Container

High cube dry containers ensure that you gain an extra foot in height compared with dry containers. The high cube dry containers are ideal for light, voluminous or bulky cargo. These extra volume containers are made in 40′ and 45′ sizes in steel and aluminium.

 

High cube dry container dimensions

Specific dimensions and capacity of high cube dry containers may vary depending on the container manufacturer, the age of the container and the container owner. The specifications listed below are, however, representative.

 

40´ high cube dry container

Tare weight 

Payload capacity 

Cubic capacity 

Internal length 

 3,940 kg

 28,560 kg

 76.4 m3

 12.3 m

 8,687.7 lbs

 62,974.8 lbs

2,696.9 cu ft 

39.5 ft 

 

 

 

 

 Internal width

Internal height 

Door opening width 

Door opening height 

 2.35 m

 2.70 m

 2.34 m

 2.58 m

 7.7 ft

 8.9 ft

7.7 ft 

 8.5 ft

 

45´ high cube dry container

Tare weight 

Payload capacity 

Cubic capacity 

Internal length 

 4,820 kg

 27,860 kg

 86 m3

 13.56 m

 10,628.1 lbs

 61,431.3 lbs

3,035.8 cu ft 

44.5 ft 

 

 

 

 

 Internal width

Internal height 

Door opening width 

Door opening height 

 2.35 m

 2.70 m

 2.34 m

 2.58 m

 7.7 ft

 8.9 ft

7.7 ft 

 8.5 ft