There are many options when it comes to shipping containers. The current article explains some of the options you have when shipping so that you can make an informed choice. It’s important to note that the cost of a 40 foot shipping container is usually not that much more than a 20 foot container so clients often choose the 40 foot container. Which shipping containers are available is largely dependant on start and destination and seasonality.

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About Bluesea Shipping

What sets Bluesea Shipping apart from other international shippers and mover is our 36 years of experience, dedication to customer service, results and value we provide for our clients. We place the needs of our clients first and do everything we can to ensure they have a positive experience.

We routinely compare, update and negotiate logistics, shipping and moving rates to find our client’s the best prices possible with trusted, quality providers. Based on more than 36 years of experience, our time tested logistics, shipping and moving methods have allowed us to consistently offer the lowest prices and satisfy our customers needs. We strive to exceed your expectations.

Sizes / Types / Pricing of Shipping Containers

20ft Shipping Container

(195” x 76” x 79”) – 675 cubic feet

Depends on Start and End Location.

20 ft shipping container

40ft Shipping Container

(396” x 78” x 89”) – 1590 cubic feet

Depends on Start and End Location.

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40ft High Cube Shipping Container

(396” x 78” x 101”) – 1735 cubic feet

Depends on Start and End Location.


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When making your booking with the line, each container has different commodities that it will or will not accept. Generally speaking, you can ship almost anything legal in a container if it is not specifically prohibited by the line.


Timing depending on pickup.