specifications

20' dry container

20' dry

Length: 5.90 m
Width: 2.34 m
Height: 2.38 m

Door width: 2.34 m
Door height: 2.28 m
Max payload: 26.00 t

Facts

A 20' dry container is used for - as the name suggests - transport of dry cargo. A 20-foot container measures 5.90 metres in length, 2.34 metres in width and 2.38 metres in height. The door width is 2.34 metres, while the door height measures 2.28 metres. The tare weight is 2,300 kilos.

The payload is the maximum loading capacity, and it is 25,000 kg on a 20 'container. The cubic capacity of a 20-foot dry container is 33.2 cubic metres. As a rule, a 20-foot container has a capacity of 11 EUR pallets of 120 x 80 centimetres each.

The 20' container is the most popular worldwide. It is also the smallest container within the standard dimensions, and it is often used for heavy loads, such as machinery and raw materials e.g., iron or similar used in the building and construction industry. But it is also used for transporting ordinary consumer goods and products.

Container types and sizes

Please note! Dimensions are a guideline only. For exact dimensions and container directions, please contact Blue Water Shipping.
Containers for heavy cargo are available on request.

20' Dry

Length: 5.90 m
Width: 2.34 m
Height: 2.38 m

Door width: 2.34 m
Door height: 2.28 m
Max payload: 26.00 t

20' Open top

Length: 5.90 m
Width: 2.34 m
Height: 2.28 m

Door width: 2.33 m
Door height: 2.24 m
Max payload: 26.00 t
Roof opening: 5.67 x 2.25 m

20' Flat rack

Length: 5.90 m
Width: 2.34 m
Height: 2.21 m



Max payload:
28.00 t

40' Dry

Length: 12.03 m
Width: 2.34 m
Height: 2.38 m

Door width: 2.34 m
Door height: 2.28 m
Max payload: 28.00 t

40' Dry high-cube

Length: 12.03 m
Width: 2.34 m
Height: 2.69 m

Door width: 2.34 m
Door height: 2.58 m
Max payload: 28.00 t

40' Reefer high-cube

Length: 11.58 m
Width: 2.28 m
Height: 2.54 m

Door width: 2.27 m
Door height: 2.54 m
Max payload: 28.00 t

40' Open top

Length: 12.02 m
Width: 2.34 m
Height: 2.28 m

Door width: 2.34 m
Door height: 2.24 m
Max payload: 27.00 t
Roof opening: 11.80 x 2.19 m

40' Flat rack

Length: 11.65 m
Width: 2.37 m
Height: 1.97 m



Max payload:
39.00 t

45' Dry high-cube

Length: 13.58 m
Width: 2.34 m
Height: 2.69 m

Door width: 2.34 m
Door height: 2.58 m
Max payload: 26.00 t