Container Sizes

USA Shipping Container carries new and used shipping containers in a wide variety of sizes to better meet the unique demands of our Dallas, Texas customers. Whether you require a container for storage, transportation, commercial use, or other purposes, our selection ensures that you can find the most appropriate shipping container for your needs and budget. Contact USA Shipping if you have any questions or concerns about sizing, and we will help you determine which option may be best for your particular situation. Please refer to the guide below for further information about the shipping container sizes available, or call us at (214) 731-4993​.

20 Foot

For larger shipments or items, such as cars, USA Shipping Container offers a 20-ft shipping container option. These units provide exceptional capacity and square footage for a variety of purposes beyond transportation and storage. They can be used as a modular workspace for multiple employees, or reconfigured for other commercial and residential uses. Designed for portability, these shipping containers, while much larger, can still be moved as necessary.

40 Foot

These shipping containers offers unparalleled storage and transportation capacity. They are suitable for the shipment of multiple cars or very high volumes of goods. Those who are interested in repurposing shipping containers into custom creations such as modular offices or homes can take advantage of the exceptional size and space provided, which allows for multiple rooms or areas to be incorporated.

Other Sizes

If you are looking for a shipping container size that is not listed here, please do not hesitate to contact USA Shipping Container for further assistance at (214) 731-4993​. While these are the most popular options, we may still be able to help you find what you are looking for. We pride ourselves on carrying a large selection of quality new and used shipping containers, and continue to expand the list of products we carry in response to the needs of our Dallas area residential and commercial customers.

Please refer to the table below for official industry sizes and specifications:

20′ container 40′ container 40′ high-cube container 45′ high-cube container
imperial metric imperial metric imperial metric imperial metric
external
dimensions
length 19′ 10.5″ 6.058 m 40′ 0″ 12.192 m 40′ 0″ 12.192 m 45′ 0″ 13.716 m
width 8′ 0″ 2.438 m 8′ 0″ 2.438 m 8′ 0″ 2.438 m 8′ 0″ 2.438 m
height 8′ 6″ 2.591 m 8′ 6″ 2.591 m 9′ 6″ 2.896 m 9′ 6″ 2.896 m
interior
dimensions
length 19′ 3″ 5.867 m 39′ 5 4564 12.032 m 39′ 4″ 12.000 m 44′ 4″ 13.556 m
width 7′ 8 1932 2.352 m 7′ 8 1932 2.352 m 7′ 7″ 2.311 m 7′ 8 1932 2.352 m
height 7′ 9 5764 2.385 m 7′ 9 5764 2.385 m 8′ 9″ 2.650 m 8′ 9 1516 2.698 m
door aperture width 7′ 8 ⅛″ 2.343 m 7′ 8 ⅛″ 2.343 m 7′ 6″ 2.280 m 7′ 8 ⅛″ 2.343 m
height 7′ 5 ¾″ 2.280 m 7′ 5 ¾″ 2.280 m 8′ 5″ 2.560 m 8′ 5 4964 2.585 m
internal volume 1,169 ft³ 33.1 m³ 2,385 ft³ 67.5 m³ 2,660 ft³ 75.3 m³ 3,040 ft³ 86.1 m³
maximum
gross weight
66,139 lb 30,400 kg 66,139 lb 30,400 kg 68,008 lb 30,848 kg 66,139 lb 30,400 kg
empty weight 4,850 lb 2,200 kg 8,380 lb 3,800 kg 8,598 lb 3,900 kg 10,580 lb 4,800 kg
net load 61,289 lb 28,200 kg 57,759 lb 26,200 kg 58,598 lb 26,580 kg 55,559 lb 25,600 kg