40ft Shipping Container for Sale

Secure and lockable 40ft containers for storage or shipping – delivered to your door.

All Containers offers ISO shipping containers for sale and hire. Our steel containers range in size from 10-45ft in length. All containers also offers a custom container conversions service for clients that require bespoke options. All our containers can either be collected from our depots or delivered straight to your premises by self unloading, crane mounted vehicles.

40ft containers are ideal for private individuals and businesses looking for storage units or to export freight. They are available in a variety of conditions, new and used for hire or purchase.

The 40ft shipping containers that we provide for sale or lease are ideal for a whole range of storage and shipping applications and provide an internal space roughly exactly the same size as a 20ft container but twice the length.

40ft storage containers are available as follows:

New – Available with and without lockboxes and also with optional 10 vents and wipe clean flooring.

Used – Available in wind and watertight condition for storage or in cargo worthy condition, CSC plated for shipping in following grades:

A – Best overall condition and available either in wind and watertight condition for storage or in cargo worthy condition, CSC plated for shipping.

B – Average overall condition and a more economical option. Available either in wind and watertight condition for storage or in cargo worthy condition, CSC plated for shipping.

C – Sold in “as is” or damaged condition ideal for anyone looking for a “fixer upper” or to be used as a fenceline.

40ft Steel Shipping Container Conditions

  • Refurbished
  • Cargo Worthy
  • New Single Trip

Container Dimensions

40ft DC ISO container




12196mm +0 / -6mm

39’ 10’’ +0 / -1/4’’


2438mm +0 / -5mm

8’ 0’’ +0 / -3/16’’


2591mm +0 / -5mm

8’ 6” + 0 / -3/16”



12032mm +0 / -6mm

39’ 5 21/32” +0 / – 1/4”


2352mm +0 / -5mm

7’ 8 19/32” +0 / -3/16”


2393mm +0 / -5mm

7’ 10 7/32” +0 / -3/16”

Door Opening


2340mm +0 / -5mm

7’ 8 1/8” +0 / -3/16”


2280mm +0/-5mm

7’ 5 49/64” +0 / -3/16”

Internal cubic Cap

67.8 CU.m

2394 CU.ft

Maximum Gross Weight

30480 KG

67200 LB

Tare Weight

3510 KG

7740 LB

Max Payload

26970 KG

59460 LB

Stacking Test per post

86400  KG

190480 LB

Floor Strength Load

5460 KG

12030 LB

If you are looking for an alternative size All Containers also offers the following:

  • 10ft x 8ft 6”
  • 20ft x 8ft 6”
  • 20ft x 9ft 6” high cube
  • 40ft x 8ft 6”
  • 40ft x 9ft 6” high cube
  • 20ft x 8ft 6” open top containers
  • 40ft x 8ft 6” open top containers
  • 20ft flatracks
  • 40ft flatracks
  • 20ft x 8ft 6” reefers
  • 40ft x 8ft 6”reefers
  • 40ft x 9ft 6” high cube reefers

The above containers can all be fitted with our range of standard optional extras or if you would like to discuss any bespoke Container Modifications options please visit that section of our website for more information.To get a free quick quote please do not hesitate to contact us here at All Containers for any storage and shipping container requirements.

Lucy Kay

Lucy Kay

Sales Manager

Hi I’m Lucy, I am here to help you answer any questions you may have about our extensive range of Shipping Containers for Sale & Hire or your Container Storage options.

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Below are some of the accessories we are able to offer with your shipping container,if you have any questions in relation to your shipping container options, please contact us.

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