Category Archives: Buying Used Shipping Container

4 Factors To Consider When Buying Used Shipping Containers

Storage containers for sale are a popular way to provide both short term and long term storage solutions. They can be found all over the world, with 97% of them manufactured in China. With the many options that are available, there are a few things you’ll want to consider before you invest in these storage…
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5 Surprising Ways To Use Old Shipping Containers

Nearly all international cargo–a full 95%–travels by ship. Shipping containers are the most cost-effective means of transporting large amounts of goods. However, these containers have many uses beyond moving dry cargo and perishables across the ocean. With the average container lasting 20 years or more, most of them are repurposed for new uses after shipping.…
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How a Shipping Container Can Be a Great Investment

Unique Uses for Storage Containers In the past decade, repurposing shipping containers to function as more than a storage bin has grown in popularity. We see new and interesting uses for shipping containers all the time, from modular office buildings to living spaces. With a few simple modifications, these structures can not only provide a…
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Tips for Maintaining Your Used Shipping Containers

Common shipping containers have a capacity equivalent to about 3500 shoe boxes. Larger units can be loaded with 8000 shoe boxes, or even more. Units that large can use more than 3500 kilograms of steel. While that steel saves a lot of other resources, such as wood, brick, mortar, and other building materials, depending on…
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