I believe everyone is familiar with the types of containers. Today, we will introduce what types of container can be produced by Dong Fang International Containers. Let's go!
The standard dry shipping container, also known as the ordinary dry shipping container or dry container, is mainly used for sea, railway, and road transportation. In the market, the conventional standard dry shipping container sizes include 20GP, 20HC, 40GP, 40HC, and 45HC. Our container factories in various places of Dong Fang International Containers can produce these models. Among them, the most common ones are 20GP and 40HC containers, which are usually called "small boxes" and "big boxes" by people.
So, how big is the big container and how small is the small container? In fact, the small container - the 20GP container - has an English size of 20 feet x 8 feet x 8 feet 6 inches. When converted to metric size, it is 6.058 meters long, 2.438 meters wide, and 2.591 meters high. The total gross weight of the small container design is 30.48 tons, and the contents volume is 33.2 cubic meters. The maximum allowable stacking height is also classified.
The big container is also known as the 40HC dry freight container. When converted to metric size, its length is 12.192 meters, width is 2.438 meters, and height is 2.896 meters. The total gross weight of the container design is 32.5 tons, and the contents volume is 76.4 cubic meters. The maximum allowable stacking height is also classified.
Well, that's all for today's knowledge. If you want to learn more about dry containers, please visit the official website of Dong Fang International Containers.