Container Dimensions




40ft refrigerated containers have become increasingly prevalent in the global supply chain for businesses dealing with perishable goods.

These containers offer a cost-effective and efficient solution for maintaining the optimal temperature and quality of sensitive cargo during storage and transportation.

With ample space and advanced refrigeration technology, these containers provide a controlled environment that reduces the risk of product degradation and spoilage.

The robust construction of these containers also makes them suitable for long-term use and transportation.

Furthermore, the versatility of 40ft refrigerated containers allows for greater flexibility in managing supply chains, enabling businesses to respond quickly to changing market conditions.

Adopting 40ft, refrigerated containers can provide a significant competitive advantage and help maintain a positive bottom line in an industry where product freshness and quality are of utmost importance.

40ft Refrigerated container dimensions

  • Wind and Waterproof
  • Suitable for international shipping
  • Temperature controlled
  • Secure locking system
  • Heavy duty flooring


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





Container Pricing

At Shipping Containers of Leeds, our mission is simple: to deliver top-tier shipping containers at prices that are both fair and competitive.

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.

Get in touch with us for a quote tailored to your project.


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