40’DC (40’ dry cargo container)

Standard 40’ Containers are manufactured with one set of double doors on one end of the container and are generally ideal to transport voluminous cargo such as furniture, cotton, tobacco, rather than heavy cargo.

MetricImperial
Tare Weight3780 kg8333.47 lbs
Payload Capacity26700 kg58863.42 lbs
Maximum Gross Weight30480 kg67196.89 lbs
Cubic Capacity67.56 m³ 2386.11 ft³
A 40' container can hold 25 Euro-pallets in one tier or 21 Standard-pallets in one tier
Internal length12.03 m39.46 ft
Internal Width2.35 m7.70 ft
Internal Height2.39 m7.84 ft
External length12.19 m 39.99 ft
External Width2.43 m7.97 ft
External Height2.59 m8.49 ft
Door Opening Width2.34 m7.67 ft
Door Opening Height2.38 m 7.80 ft

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