40ft Dry Freight Shipping Container dimensions

40ft dry freight shipping container

40′ Dry Freight Shipping Container

When looking for the correct dimensions on a shipping container its always worth noting the height,thickness of steel and its general structure as there are many variables including the fact although the connections in the corner are always in the same place height can vary.


Maximum Gross Weight: 67,200 lbs.
Tare Weight: 7,782 lbs.
Payload: 59,417 lbs.
Capacity: 2,376 cu. ft.

Internal Dimensions

Length: 39′ 1"
Width: 7′ 6"
Height: 7′ 8"

External Dimensions

Length: 40′
Width: 8′
Height: 8′ 6"

Door Opening

Width: 7′ 6"
Height: 7′ 4"