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40' dry container

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

Facts

A 40 ’dry container is used for transport of dry cargo, as the name suggests. The inside dimensions of a 40-foot container are a length of 12.03 metres, a width of 2.35 metres and a height of 2.39 metres. The tare weight is 3,750 kilos. The door width is 2.34 metres, while the door height measures 2.28 metres.

A 40-foot container can by default hold 25 EUR pallets of 120 x 80 cm. The payload capacity is the maximum loading capacity, and it is 27,600 kilos on a 40 'container. So, it is not much more than a 20-foot container with a payload capacity of 25,000 kilos. The volume of a 40-foot dry container is as much as 67.7 cubic metres.

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