Sunday, December 14, 2008

Containers Specification

Vessel is the transport by sea and using for distribution of trade in the country and abroad such as export and import, one of the ships are container vessel, where the ship is to carry container specially, where the container is one type of packaging to send goods through sea that is safe and easy.

Container made from the metal and usually provided by ship owner transport services or shipping lines as carrier for used to do when their customers/Shipper will send the goods by container vessel, but some time container provide by Shipper self due they have own container or leasing. Much of containers types and sizes (based on the standardization of international shipping association) can be use with following the type of goods will be sent. The type of containers such as dry container (General Purpose), Reefer, Flat Rack, Fantainer, Open Top, Tank, etc. Whereas type of size are 20 feet, 40 feet, 45 feet, with height standard or height cubic.

Below are the containers type and size list based on the standardization of international shipping association

1 comment:

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