Container Dimensions




40ft Flat Rack Container dimensions

  • High loading capacity
  • Suitable for international shipping
  • Collapsible ends


Description Imperial Metric
Maximum payload 63,640 lb 28,870 kg
Dimensions 40' x 8' x 8'6" 12.192 x 2.438 x 2.591 m
Volume 2,366 cubic feet 67 m3
Door openings, width 7' 8 1/8" 2.340 m
Door openings, height 7' 5 1/2" 2,274 mm
Internal, length 39' 5 11/16" 12.032 m
Internal, width 7'8 1/2" 2,350 mm
Internal, height to load line 7' 10 7/32" 2,393 mm
Weight, gross 71,650 lb 32,500 kg
Weight, tare 8,010 lb 3,630 kg


The 40ft Flat Rack Container is the perfect solution for transporting large and irregularly shaped items. 

These containers feature a flat platform with collapsible sides, providing ample space for oversized cargo that cannot fit in a standard shipping container. 

Its flat rack design allows for easy loading and unloading of heavy or bulky items, making it an ideal choice for various industries, including construction, agriculture, and manufacturing.

Built to withstand the rigours of transportation, the 40ft Flat Rack Container is constructed from high-quality steel and equipped with sturdy corner castings and lashing points for securing your cargo. 

Its large size makes it ideal for use on ships, trains, and trucks, while its collapsible design enables easy stacking and storage when not in use.

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Guided by our commitment to transparency, our expert team ensures that every aspect of our service, from the condition of our containers to the delivery process, is handled with the utmost professionalism and attention to detail.

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