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Container Transportation

Container transportation is suitable for the transfer of personal effects, vehicles, and commercial goods to Africa. Africa Container Shipping will take care of all logistics matters, selecting the best and most efficient mode of transport for your convenience. All you will have to take care of is the loading of goods at the point of departure, after which we will sort out the transportation of your container by road, rail, and/or water to your designated destination.

We work with a variety of partners and service providers that will offer you a maximum amount of flexibility and guarantee you the best possible solutions.

Container Dimensions

What type of container will you require for your transportation project?
Since there are many different types of container, we have summarised the most commonly used options for you below, with helpful information and data in a brief overview. In addition, our consultants are readily available to provide support when choosing the type of container.

20 feet

Internal Dimensions
Length           Width            Height
589mm        235mm         235mm

Door Opening
Width           Height
232mm        226mm

Maximum Weight
28’000 – 30’200kg

The measures can vary depending upon manufacturer and year of construction around some cm.

40 feet

Internal Dimensions
Length           Width           Height
1’202mm     235mm        235mm

Door Opening
Width           Height
232mm        226mm

Maximum Weight
26’700 – 28’800kg

The measures can vary depending upon manufacturer and year of construction around some cm.

40 feet High Cube

Internal Dimensions
Length           Width           Height
1’202mm     235mm        266mm

Door Opening
Width           Height
232mm        256mm

Maximum Weight
28’200kg

The measures can vary depending upon manufacturer and year of construction around some cm.

Refrigerated container / Reefer 20 feet

Internal Dimensions
Length          Width           Height
545mm        229mm        226mm

Door Opening
Width           Height
229mm        226mm

Maximum Weight
27’500kg

The measures can vary depending upon manufacturer and year of construction around some cm.

Refrigerated container / Reefer 40 feet

Internal Dimensions
Length          Width          Height
1’158mm      229mm        242mm

Door Opening
Width           Height
229mm        226mm

Maximum Weight
29’500kg

The measures can vary depending upon manufacturer and year of construction around some cm.

Container types for all sorts of goods

We have a large number of special containers at our disposal. Please contact us directly for further information. Together we will find out which type of container is most suitable for your cargo.

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That’s how we work

1. Step Booking

Booking

We will outline the journey of your container according to your wishes. You will be able to choose from a large selection of different types of container. Once you are ready to go, we will ensure everything goes smoothly.

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2. Step Loading

Loading

We will deliver the container to your chosen destination, taking care of all aspects of the transportation, as well as any required export declarations. We are furthermore happy to assist with the loading of your container.

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3. Step Release

Release

We will provide you with all the required documentation so that you or your consignee can correctly release the container. Our local agents will be happy to provide you with any further assistance on the ground.

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Africa Container Shipping

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