Container dimensions

Whether you a buying or hiring a shipping container for NZBOX, it’s important to know the exact container dimensions before you place your order. In stating the obvious, you want to be sure you have enough room in the space you intend to place it before it arrives. It also helps to think about how much space you actually need from a shipping container whether you’re using it for storage or for transportation.

Below you’ll find all the measurements you need for our shipping containers which include both external and internal dimensions. If you find that you need additional information don’t hesitate to get in touch with us.

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8ft Container

Our 8ft shipping container dimensions can be found below. The 8ft container is the smallest container available and is a great storage/freight solution for smaller goods.

Specifications External Internal
Length 2488 mm 2287 mm
Width 2200 mm 2112 mm
Height 2260 mm 2059 mm
Specifications Weights
Unit weight 950 kg
Payload 5,050 kg
Cube 9.95 cu. m

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10ft Container

Our 10ft shipping container dimensions can be found below. The 10ft container is the second-smallest sized container available on the market today. It’s a container that’s becoming increasingly popular for home owners as a versatile storage solution.

Specifications External Internal
Length 2591 mm 3029 mm
Width 2393 mm 2950 mm
Height 2393 mm 2950 mm
Specifications Weights
Unit weight 1,255 kg
Payload 8,095 kg
Cube 15.9 cu. m

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20ft Container

20ft container dimensions can be found below. The 20ft shipping container is the standard sized shipping container used globally for the transport, storage and freight of goods. They are incredibly versatile, serving a wide range of needs. 

Specifications External Internal
Length 6058 mm 5900 mm
Width 2438 mm 2352 mm
Height 2591 mm 2393 mm
Specifications Weights
Unit weight 2,060 kg
Payload 28,420 kg
Cube 33.2 cu. m

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20ft High Cube Container

20ft high cube container dimensions can be found below. They are essentially the same length as a standard-sized shipping container but are an extra foot in height. They are particularly useful for the storage and transport of oversized items. 

Specifications External Internal
Length 6058 mm 5900 mm
Width 2438 mm 2352 mm
Height 2896 mm 2695 mm
Specifications Weights
Unit weight 2,250 kg
Payload 28,230 kg
Cube 37.42 cu. m

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40ft Container

40ft container dimensions can be found below. The 40ft shipping container is the largest sized container available on the market for sale or hire. It gives you the largest capacity for storage and transport and provides great value for money for large quantities of goods.

Specifications External Internal
Length 12200 mm 12035 mm
Width 2438 mm 2352 mm
Height 2591 mm 2393 mm
Specifications Weights
Unit weight 3,510 kg
Payload 26,970 kg
Cube 67.2 cu. m

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40ft High Cube Container

40ft high cube container dimensions can be found below. The high cube container offers an extra foot in height which adds to a fairly significant increase in storage capacity across its 40ft length. Also a great choice for oversized goods. 

Specifications External Internal
Length 12200 mm 12035 mm
Width 2438 mm 2352 mm
Height 2896 mm 2695 mm
Specifications Weights
Unit weight 4,050 kg
Payload 26,430 kg
Cube 75.9 cu. m

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