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Difference between standard dry container and Open Top Container

The information provided here is part of Online Export Import course  Standard dry cargo container and Open Top Container This post explains about the difference between open top container and normal dry container.   Compared to standard dry cargo container, top part of container is opened or can be opened. Open Top Containers are used to transport over height or over lengthy cargo or both. For the purpose of flexibility to load and unload, open containers h

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Difference between standard dry container and Flat rack container

  standard dry container and Flat rack container Let us discuss about Standard Dry Container vs. Flat Rack Container   The major difference between flat track container and normal dry container is that flat rack containers are suitable for heavy loaded cargo. Compared to general dry container, flat track containers are useful to load and unload goods from top or sides. Collapsible and non collapsible containers are available with or without walls in a Flat T

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Difference between normal dry container and Plat form container

 The information provided here is part of Import Export Training online   Compare  normal shipping  container and Plat form container How to differentiate Plat form container and normal container?   //   Compared to normal dry cargo container, plat form container does not have sides, ends and roof. So the loading and unloading is very easy in plat form containers unlike any other types of cargo containers. &

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Difference between standard dry container and high cube container

 The information provided here is part of Import Export online Training The difference between general cargo container and high cube container The difference between normal container and high cube container is explained in this post.     High cube containers are almost similar to other cargo containers except height. Compared to other standard containers, high cube containers are taller. The approximate height of high cube containers is 2896mm (9feet

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Difference between normal cargo container and Reefer Container

The information provided here is part of Import Export Training course online   Reefer Container and Dry Cargo container for export  import   How to differentiate General Cargo Dry Container and Refrigerated Container. The major difference between normal dry container and reefer container is that the temperature conditions controlling system is available in reefer container. The normal dry containers are used to transport general dry commodities where

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Difference between general dry cargo container and Tank Container

The information provided here is part of Export import business Course online Compare general dry cargo container and Tank Container // Let us discuss here about the difference between dry container and tank container. How to differentiate tanker container with normal dry cargo container? Normal cargo containers are used to transport almost all general dry cargo where as tank containers are used to move liquid products, powders an

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Comparison between GOH container and normal dry container

 The information provided here is part of Guide on howtoexport and import    Difference  between GOH container and normal dry container     What is the difference between general dry container and GOH container?   One of the main differences between a normal dry container and GOH container (Garments on Hanger contr) is that GOH container has facility to hang garments compared to dry containers. So, Garments On Hanger c

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Difference between dry cargo container and Tunnel Container

 The information provided here is part of Import Export course online     Difference between general  dry cargo container and Tunnel Container   //   This post explains about the difference between Tunnel container and general dry cargo container. Compared to normal dry containers, the Tunnel containers have eight feet ends at both sides which look like a tunnel when both sets of doors are open. In some locations,

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Difference between normal dry container and Insulated Container

  The information provided here is part of Export Import Online Tutorial Difference between Insulated Container and  normal dry container //   In this article the difference between general dry container and insulated container is explained. Compared to general dry cargo container, insulated containers protect goods from temperature. The thin wall of a standard dry container may be affected with external c

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Difference between general dry container and open side Container

The information provided here is part of Export Import Training online Difference between open side container and general dry container       //   Here we discuss about the difference between general dry container and open side container.   One of the main differences between a general containers and open side container is that, unlike in normal dry container, open sided container has two sets of double door a

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Difference between normal container and Hard Top Container

The information provided here is part of Export Import Training course online Difference between Hard Top Container and normal container     In this article, the difference between dry container and hard top container is mentioned. One of the major difference between hard top container and general dry container is that unlike normal container, hard top container has a removable steel roof and the door header can be swiveled out, which is easier to pa

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Difference between general dry container and car carrier container

  The information provided here is part of Online Training Course on howtoexportimport The difference between normal export container and car carrier container for exports   Here the difference between car carrier container and normal cargo container is explained. The major difference between general dry container and car carrier container is that the car carrier containers are manufactured to transport automobiles especially cars and n

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Difference between normal dry container and ventilated container

The information provided here is part of Online export import business guide course Ventilated cargo Container Vs Standard dry container // In this post, the difference between normal container and ventilated container is explained. The major difference between general dry container and ventilated container is that the ventilated container containers have ventilation arrangements where general dry container does not

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Difference between general dry container and half height container

The information provided here is part of Online export import training guide  The difference between general dry container and half height container   This post explains about the difference between standard dry container and half height container.   The major difference between normal standard dry container and half height container is that the size of half height container is about 50% of normal dry container. A separate pages mentioning the dim

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40’ Flat rack Container dimension specification

The information provided here is part of Online Export Import course    40’ Flat rack Container measurement specification // In this post I explain about 40’ Flat Rack container which includes inner measurement and outer measurement of 40’ Flat Rack container, volume capacity of Forty foot Equipment Unit, tare weight and loading capacity of 40’ Flat Rack shipping container. The different types of s

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Types of Export Containers

Types of Export Containers   This post helps you to get information about different cargo container types used for transport of goods.   Different types of containers are used in domestic and international trade to move cargo from one location to another. Some types of containers are Standard Dry Containers, Open Top Containers, High cube Containers, Refrigerated Containers (Reefer Containers), GOH Containers (Garments on hanger containers), Open Side Conta

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Dimension of Cargo Containers

Measurements of export Cargo Containers   Here let us discuss about measurement of different types of containers . This information helps domestic and international trade to know more about the dimension specification of different types of containers.   These details surely support importers and exporters to plan before stuffing of goods to each type of container.   // Dimension information about each types of container has bee

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Specification details of 40 foot Refrigerated container

 The information provided here is part of Import Export Training online   Measurement sizes of 40’ Refrigerated container   In this post I explain about 40’Refrigerated container which includes inner measurement and door opening measurement of  40’ Refrigerated container, volume capacity, tare weight and loading capacity of 40’Refrigerated container.      What is the dimension of 40’Refrigerated cont

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Dimension details of 40’ Insulated container – porthole type

 The information provided here is part of Import Export online Training Measurement specification details of 40’ Insulated container – porthole type   In this post I explain about 40’ Insulated container – porthole type which includes inner measurement of  40’ Insulated container – porthole type, volume capacity ,tare weight and loading capacity of 40’ Insulated container – porthole type.   40&r

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Dimension details of 20’ Insulated container (Parthole type)

The information provided here is part of Import Export Training course online 20’ Parthole type Insulated container     // In this post I explain about 20’ porthole type Insulated container   which includes inner measurement and door opening measurement of  20’ Insulated container – porthole type, volume capacity ,tare weight and loading capacity of 20’ Insulated container – porthole typ

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Dimension details of 40’ Hi –Cube Aluminum Refrigerated Container

 The information provided here is part of Export import business Course online 40’ Hi –Cube Aluminum Refrigerated Container measurements   In this post I explain about 40’ Hi –Cube Aluminum Refrigerated Container which includes inner measurement and outer measurement of 40’ Hi –Cube Aluminum Refrigerated Container, volume capacity, tare weight and loading capacity of 40’ Hi –Cube Aluminum Refrigerated Container.

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Dimension details of 40’ Hard Top Container

 The information provided here is part of Import Export course online 40’ Hard Top Container specification   In this post I explain about 40’ Hard Top Container which includes inner measurement of  40’ Hard Top Container, volume capacity ,tare weight and loading capacity of 40’ Hard Top Container.   // 40’ Hard Top Container   Dimension size of 40’ Hard Top Container?

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Dimension details of 20’ Aluminum Refrigerated container

The information provided here is part of Export Import Online Tutorial 20’ Aluminum  Refrigerated container measurements // In this post I explain about 20’ Aluminum  Refrigerated container which includes inner measurement and outer measurement of  20’ Aluminum  Refrigerated container, volume capacity, tare weight and loading capacity of 20’ Aluminum  Refrigerated container.

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Specification of 20’ Ventilated Container

 The information provided here is part of Export Import Training online Dimension of 20 foot Ventilated Container //   In this post I explain about 20’ Ventilated Container which includes inner measurement of 20’ Ventilated Container, volume capacity ,tare weight and loading capacity of 20’ Ventilated Container.   20’ Ventilated Container     What is the inner dimensio

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Dimension details of 20’ Hard Top Container

 The information provided here is part of Export Import Training course online     Specification of 20’Hard Top Container //     In this post I explain about 20’ Hard Top Container which includes inner measurement and outer measurement of 20’ Hard Top Container, volume capacity ,tare weight and loading capacity of 20’ Hard Top Container.   20’ Hard Top Container   H

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Advantage of Half height Containers

The information provided here is part of Online Training Course on howtoexportimport HALF HEIGHT CONTAINERS This post explains about features of half height containers, use of half height containers and list of some goods transported with half height containers.   Half Height Containers are manufactured for movement of heavy goods with low volume cargo by rail and Sea. Although the half heighted containers are individually handled, containers are transported togeth

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Use of ventilated containers

The information provided here is part of Online export import business guide course Ventilated containers   In this post the information about ventilated containers are discussed. The details about ventilated containers includes the features of ventilated containers, use of ventilated containers   and the commodities transported with ventilated containers. ventilated containers are also known as coffee containers, natural ventilated containers and passi

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Car Carrier Containers

Car Carrier Containers   The details about car carrier container is explained here.     Car carrier containers are used to move cars  by road and rail.  However in exceptional cases, the car carrier containers are used to ship by sea also.  Generally, RORO (Role On Roll Off) shipping arrangements are done to move cars and other automobiles by sea.  Under a RORO shipping,  vehicles are directly driven on to RORO vessel.  Comp

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Use of Hard top Container

The information provided here is part of Guide on howtoexport and import  Hard Top Containers   This article explains about hard top containers which includes the benefits of using hard top containers.   Normally walls of hard top containers are also manufactured with corrugated steel with wood flooring. Hard top containers are equipped with a removable steel roof. The door header of hard top container may be swiveled out. These features allows

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Benefits of using OPEN SIDE CONTAINER

OPEN SIDE CONTAINER   In this post, the details of open side container is explained which includes advantage of open side containers, size of open side containers and specification summary.   An Open sided container has two sets of double door at the lengthy side. Such two doors are arranged to open the entire length of the container with complete access to the container for loading and unloading. However, in exceptional cases, three doors open sided

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Advantages of using Insulated Containers

Insulated Containers   In this post the details about Insulated shipping Container is explained. The details include the advantage of using insulated containers, size of insulated cargo containers etc are explained. Insulated containers protects goods from temperature which are used to move cargo such as pharmaceuticals,chemicals, foods etc. The thin wall of a standard dry container may be effected with external climate severely in hot summer days due to a lot of

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Purpose of Tunnel Containers

  Tunnel Containers     In this post about tunnel container is explained. The summary about tunnel containers includes its manufacture details, use of tunnel containers in shipping and a brief description about specification of tunnel containers.   The Tunnel containers have eight feet ends at both sides which looks like a tunnel when both sets of doors are open. In some  locations, tunnel containers are also known as tunneltainers, double end

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Dimension Specification of 40’ Platform Container

The information provided here is part of Online export import training guide  40’ Platform containers // In this post I explain about 40’ Platform container which includes inner measurement and outer measurement of 40’ Platform container, volume capacity of Forty foot Equipment Unit, tare weight and loading capacity of 40’ Platform shipping container. The different types of shipping cargo c

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Dimension details of 40’ open top container

The information provided here is part of Online Export Import course  40’ open top container In this post I explain about 40’ open top container which includes inner measurement and outer measurement of 40’ open top container, volume capacity of Forty foot Equipment Unit, tare weight and loading capacity of 40’ open top shipping container.   The different types of shipping cargo containers are Dry containers, Open Top Containers, Flat Rack

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Dimension details of 40’ High Cube Containers.

40’ High Cube Containers In this post I explain about 40’ High Cube container which includes inner measurement and outer measurement of 40’ High Cube container, volume capacity of Forty foot Equipment Unit, tare weight and loading capacity of 40’ High Cube shipping container.   40’ High Cube Containers   High-cube containers are similar in structure to standard containers, but taller. In contrast to standard containers, which

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Measurement details of normal 40 foot container

40’ shipping cargo dry container In this post I explain about 40’ cargo dry container which includes inner measurement and outer measurement of 40’dry container, volume capacity of Forty foot Equipment Unit, tare weight and loading capacity of 40’ dry shipping container.   The different types of shipping cargo containers are Dry containers, Open Top Containers, Flat Rack containers, Flat Rack Container with Four Freestanding Posts, Platform c

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Measurement of 20’ Platform Container

20’ Platform Container In this post I explain about 20’ Platform container which includes inner measurement and outer measurement of 20’ Platform container, volume capacity of Twenty foot Equipment Unit, tare weight and loading capacity of 20’ Platform shipping container.   20’ container means Twenty foot Equipment Unit (TEU) The different types of shipping cargo containers are Dry containers, Open Top Containers, Flat Rack containers, Fl

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Dimension of 20’ open top container

    // 20’ open top container     In this post about 20’ open top container is explained which includes inner measurement and outer measurement of 20’ open top container, volume capacity of Twenty foot Equipment Unit, tare weight and loading capacity of 20’ open top shipping container.   20’ container means Twenty feet Equipment Unit (TEU)   The different types of shipping cargo contain

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20’ Flat Rack Container

 The information provided here is part of Import Export Training online   20’ Flat rack Container   In this post I explain about 20’ Flat Rack container which includes inner measurement and outer measurement of 20’ Flat Rack container, volume capacity of Twenty foot Equipment Unit, tare weight and loading capacity of 20’ Flat Rack shipping container.   20’ container means Twenty foot Equipment Unit (TEU)

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dimension of normal 20 feet dry container

The information provided here is part of Import Export online Training 20’ shipping cargo dry container   In this post I explain about 20’ cargo dry container which includes inner measurement and outer measurement of 20’ container, volume capacity of Twenty foot Equipment Unit, tare weight and loading capacity of 20’ shipping container.   20’ container means Twenty foot Equipment Unit (TEU).   The differe

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Garments on Hanger container (GOH container)

The information provided here is part of Import Export Training course online Garments on Hanger container (GOH container)   In this post the details of Hanger Container are shown. This details about GOH containers includes the use of Garment on Hanger Containers, types of Garments on Hanger Containers and a short specification about GOH containers are explained.   GOH containers are available in 20’ and 40’ . In some countries, Garments

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Tank Container

 The information provided here is part of Export import business Course online Tanker Container     A brief idea about tank containers is explained here. This summary about Tanker containers includes use of tank containers, capacity of tanker containers and types of tanker containers are mentioned.   Tanker containers are also manufactured as per international standards by maintaining quality, safety and environment issues. Each h

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Refrigerated Containers

 The information provided here is part of Guide on howtoexport and import  Refrigerated Containers   Here a short description about Refrigerated containers is mentioned. The details include the use of reefer container, types of refrigerated containers and brief details about the specification of reefer container.   What is Reefer Containers?   Electrical power supply is connected to the refrigeration unit which is fi

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HIGH CUBE CONTAINERS

 The information provided here is part of Import Export course online   HIGH CUBE CONTAINERS   In this post a short details about high cube containers are explained. The summary on high cube containers includes its manufacture details, use of high cube containers in shipping and a brief description about specification of high cube containers.   //   High cube containers are almost similar to other cargo containe

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PLATFORM CONTAINERS

 The information provided here is part of Import Export Training online   PLATFORM CONTAINERS     In this post a short explanation about platform containers are explained. The details about platform containers include the use of platform containers, a brief specification of platform containers, and types of platform containers for movement of cargo.   Like other containers, platform containers are also manufactured with steel and ha

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FLAT RACK CONTAINERS

 The information provided here is part of Import Export online Training FLAT RACK CONTAINERS Here, we discuss a brief description about Flat Track Containers, use of Flat Track Containers, different types of flat track containers and specification details of flat track containers.   Flat track containers are made of steel and floored with soft wood. The walls can either be fixed or collapsible. 20’ and 40’ Flat Track Containers are avai

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OPEN TOP CONTAINERS

The information provided here is part of Import Export Training course online OPEN TOP CONTAINERS   In this article, quick details of open top containers are mentioned. These details includes manufacture details of open top containers, different types of open top containers and use of open top containers.   // //   All types of general cargo (dry cargo) can be transported in Open Top Containers. Normally the wal

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DRY CARGO CONTAINERS

 The information provided here is part of Export import business Course online Dry cargo shipping containers //   In this post a brief summery of dry cargo container is explained. The details includes use of dry cargo, manufacture details of dry cargo containers and a short summary about dry cargo shipping containers and types of dry cargo containers. A dry cargo container is normally airtight, effectively preventing any outsid

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