Measurement details of normal 40 foot container
Tuesday, October 25, 2016     Category : Containers


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.

 

dry containersThe different types of shipping cargo containers are Dry containers, Open Top Containers, Flat Rack containers, Flat Rack Container with Four Freestanding Posts, Platform containers, High Cube containers, Steel Refrigerated Container, Aluminum Refrigerated Container, Fuel Tank Container, Power Pack Generator Container, Flat Rack Container with Collapsible End, Flat Rack Hi-Cube Container, Hi-Cube Open Top Container, Hi-Cube Hanger Container etc.

 

40’ Dry Cargo Container

The size and construction design of containers has been standardized; there can be unit variations within each size and type category and by container owner or operator. For example, two 40-foot dry cargo containers could look the same on the outside but might have different cargo handling capacity on the inside because one container was constructed for handling general cargo loaded onto pallets and the other container was constructed to handle garments on hangers so they can be easily off-loaded and placed immediately on the sales floor at your local clothing store.

 

What is the dimension of 40’ dry containers?

The dimension of 40 feet dry container (40’ dry container) can be explained as inner dimension and outer dimension.

 

What is the inner dimensions of 40’dry cargo container (Interior dimension of 40’dry container) ?

The inner dimension of 40’ dry contnr is as follows. (The length, width and height of 40’ dry container in milli meter, meter and feet)

Length = 12030mm (12.03meter or 39’5.2” or 39 feet 5.2 inches)

Width = 2352mm (2.35 meter or 7’8.5” or 7 feet 8.5 inches)

Height = 2395mm (2.39 meter or 7’10” or 7 feet 10 inches)

 

 

 

What is the outer dimension of 40’ dry container (exterior dimension of 40’dry container) ?

The outer dimension of 40’dry cargo container (exterior dimension of 40’ dry container) is as follows:

Length = 12190mm (12.19 meter or 40’ or 40 feet)

Width = 2440mm (2.44 meter or 8’ or 8 feet)

Height = 2590mm (2.59 meter or 8’6” or 8 feet 6 inches)

What is the door width and door height of a 40’dry container in mm, meter and foot?

The door width of 40’dry cargo container is 2340mm (2.340 meter or 7’8” or 7 feet 8 inches)and door height 2280mm (2.280 meter or 7’6” or 7 feet 6 inches).

The cubic volume of a 40 dry foot container?

The cubic volume of a 40’ dry cargo container is 67.2 cubic meter (2,372cu.ft)

 

What is the Door opening measurement of 40’dry cargo dry container?

Door opening width of a 40’ dry container is 2338mm 2.338meter or 7’8” or 7feet 8inches) and door opening height of 40 feet dry container is 2280mm(2.280meter or 7’6” or 7 feet 6 inches)

Tare Weight of 40 feet dry container?

Tare weight of a 40 foot dry container is 3830 kgs (8,445lbs)

 

Maximum Pay Load weight of 40’ dry cargo container?

Maximum pay load weight of 40’dry container is 21710 kgs

 

What is the maximum capacity of 40’ dry container?

Maximum capacity of 40’dry container is 26650 kgs

 

The information on measurement and weight mentioned may vary slightly from one brand owner to another. Some of the top cargo container owners are NYK, Evergreen, CMA-CGM, Maersk, MSC, Hapag Lloyd, APL, Cosco, Hanjin, CSCL. You may reconfirm exact weight, measurement and other details from container owner or their agent.

 

Read :  Advantages of Standard Dry Containers, Different types of Containers

 

Also read  Dimension details of Normal Dry Container 20’ , Dimension of High cube Containers 40’ , Dimension of Open Top Container 20’ , Open Top Containers 40’ Dimension , Refrigerated Container 40’ measurements , Dimension specification of Aluminum  , Refrigerated container 20 feet, Dimension of High cube aluminum refrigerated container 40’, Measurements of Insulated Container Parthole type 20’ Dimension of Insulated Container Porthole type 40’ ,Length,width,height of Hard Top Container 20’ , Dimension of Hard Top Container 40 foot  Platform Container 20’ Dimension details , Platform containers 40’ Measurement details ,Dimension of Ventilated Container 20’ , Dimension details of Flat rack Container 20’ , Dimension specification of Flat rack Container 40’

 

In this post I explained about 40’dry cargo dry container which includes volume capacity of Forty foot Equipment Unit, tare weight and loading capacity of 40’dry shipping container, inner measurement and outer measurement of 40’ dry container.

 

 

Have you satisfied with this information about 40’dry container? Share below your experience and knowledge about 40’dry cargo container.

 

Also read;

How to export your product?
How to import your product?
Click here to know HS code of your product
What is the ITC code (Indian Tariff Code) of your product?
12 Major risks and solutions in Imports and Exports
Different types of export containers

 

 

Related study about international trade:

How C&F terms of delivery works in Export Import business
What is C& I terms of delivery in export import business?
What is FOB price in Exports and Imports and how it works
What is Ex-factory terms in Imports and Exports
What is Terms of Delivery in Imports and exports
What is DDP terms in an export Import Business?
What is Bank Guarantee to customs in Import
What are the major problems if consignee not taken delivery of cargo?
How to know the quality, quantity or contents of goods before import customs clearance
Difference between first check appraisement and second check appraisement in imports
Consignee “To Order” in Bill of Lading
Import customs clearance procedures




Comments

 

Discussion Forum


You can also share your thoughts about this article.
Any one can answer on question posted by Readers



  Your Name - required  
  Email ID will not be published - Required  
   
(Enter above code)  


 

   
Track Your Air Shipment Here 
Track Your Sea Shipment Here 
   
   
   
   
   
 
Most Recent Articles
» Help for GST Migration, a simple demo from cbec
» More Information about Migration to GST for existing tax payers in India
» PAN,Provisional ID, Migration to GST; Guidelines to existing tax payers
» Legal provisions on Migration of existing tax payers to GST
» Information to Tax payers on Migration to GST
» Migration procedures to GST, guidelines to dept officers
» GST Invoice format
» GST Invoice in India
» How to prepare GST tax Invoice?
» GST Invoice for Export purpose
  Import  |
  Export  |
  For Beginners  |
  Track Your Shipment  |
  Abbreviations  |
  Inco Terms  |
  Export India  |
  Import India  |
  Import US  |
  Export Import Terms  |
  Export incentives and benefits  |
  FAQ  |
  Bill of Lading  |
  Foreign Trade Policy 2015-20  |
  Start your own Export Import Business  |
  HS code  |
  Indian Budget 2014-15  |
  Banking (India)  |
  India Trade Classification (ITC)  |
  How to Import  |
  Containers  |
  Indian Budget 2015-16  |
  Income Tax  |
  Forms  |
  How to export  |
  Foreign Trade Policy 2014-19  |
  Freight forwarding Terms  |
  Business Terms  |
  Terms in Banking  |
  Shipping Terms  |
  Import Terms  |
  Export Terms  |
  Customs Terms  |
  Excise Terms  |
  International Business Terms  |
  Notifications  |
  GST  |
  SVB  |
  Indian Budget 2016-17  |
  Income Tax 2016-17  |
  HS Codes  |
  GST Law  |
  GST,FAQ  |
  HSN Codes for GST  |
  SAC for GST  |
  Me  |  Privacy policy  |  Terms and conditions  
Designed and Hosted by Adsin Media