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


difference between flat rack container and normal dry containerThe 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 Track Container.

Please find below separate web posts explaining about details of flat track container and normal dry cargo container which differentiate both standard dry container and flat track Containers.


Standard Dry Containers
Flat rack Containers
Dimension details of Normal Dry Container 20’
Measurements of normal dry cargo container 40’

Types of export containers
Dimensions of different export shipping containers


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