February 2016

Shipping Container ISO Codes

This article is for reference purposes for anyone who needs to find an ISO code for their shipping container, or if you want to understand what this ISO code represents or means. More and more of our customers are asking for the ISO code for a certain size and type of container, so to help we have included a table below of all the ISO codes for the common types of export grade containers. All shipping [...]

What can you expect from a one trip shipping container?

One trip shipping containers are the newest, best long term value shipping containers available in the UK. But what can you expect from a one trip shipping container? What happens on its initial trip? And what is acceptable damage-wise? Hopefully this article will shed some light on why these shipping containers are called ‘one trip’ as well as ‘new.’ When buying shipping containers in the UK a ‘one trip’ and ‘new’ container is the same thing. [...]