20’ Reefer (20′ Refrigerated container)

A Refrigerated container, also referred to as Reefer is an intermodal shipping container used for the transportation of temperature sensitive cargo such as food items (meat, ice-cream, fruit etc) as well as non-food items, for instance flowers, pharmaceuticals and other products that require a constant chilled or frozen temperature for the duration of the transit.

MetricImperial
Tare Weight 3080 kg6790.23 lbs
Payload Capacity27400 kg60406.65 lbs
Maximum Gross Weight30480 kg67196.89 lbs
Cubic Capacity28.20 m³996.09 ft³
A 20' Reefer can hold 11 Euro-pallets in one tier or 9 to 10 Standard-pallets in one tier
Internal length5.45 m17.88 ft
Internal Width2.29 m7.51 ft
Internal Height2.26 m7.41 ft
External length6.05 m19.84 ft
External Width2.43 m7.97 ft
External Height2.59 m8.49 ft
Door Opening Width2.28 m7.48 ft
Door Opening Height2.25 m7.38 ft

Container dimensions are standardized by ISO for guidance only. Slight variations between manufacturers’ specifications may occur.