Shipping Container Dimensions


Measurement of shipping containers is very essential information for international trade professionals and should always be available at any time. There are different types of shipping containers in use. However, in this blog post, we will give dimensions and capacity of the most used 2 dry cargo shipping containers: 20ft DC (Dry Cargo) container and 40ft HC (High Cube) container.

20ft DC (Dry Cargo) Container Dimensions

20' Standard

Inside Dimensions
Length: 5.900mm
Width: 2.352mm
Height: 2.395mm

Door Opening
Width: 2.340mm
Height: 2.292mm

Max Payload: 28.130kg
Tare: 2.350kg
Max Gross: 30.480kg

Capacity: 33.2cbm

40ft HC (High Cube) Container Dimensions

40' Standard High Cube

Inside Dimensions
Length: 12.032mm
Width: 2.350mm
Height: 2.700mm

Door Opening
Width: 2.340mm
Height: 2.597mm

Max Payload: 28.600kg
Tare: 3.900kg
Max Gross: 32.500kg

Capacity: 76.3cbm
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