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40ft High Cube Container Dimensions

40ft high-cube shipping containers are perfect for shipping items that need more vertical space. These shipping containers are explicitly used for shipping low weight, capacious freight and oversized cargo up to 2.70 m tall.

High-cube containers also offer safe, dry and secure storage of household items or business equipment. The extra length and height makes them ideal for conversion projects. 
40ft high-cube shipping container dimensions are:





12.2 metres

12.03 metres


2.44 metres

2.35 metres


2.90 metres

2.70 metres


Door width:

2.34 metres

Door height:

2.59 metres

Interior cubic capacity:

76.2 m³

Tare weight:

4,050 kg

Gross weight: 

34,000 kg

Maximum load:

26,430 kg

Storage capacity:

5 bedroom home (up to 7rooms)

Note: Shipping container dimensions may vary by manufacturer.

SEA‌ ‌‌Containers‌ ‌‌NZ‌ ‌supplies‌ ‌a‌ wide ‌range‌‌ ‌of‌ ‌high-grade‌ ‌new‌ ‌and‌ ‌‌used‌ ‌high-cube shipping containers‌‌ ‌for‌ ‌‌hire‌ ‌‌and‌ ‌‌sale‌ ‌throughout‌ ‌‌New‌ ‌Zealand‌.‌ ‌All‌ ‌containers‌ ‌‌are‌ ‌‌manufactured‌ ‌‌to‌ comply with industry ‌specifications and international regulatory standards.‌ Each container is guaranteed to be 100% wind-, water- and vermin-proof to ensure equipment remains safe and protected. 

Call SEA Containers NZ today for an accurate quote on any new or second-hand container or for help determining the right container for your needs. Contact our friendly sales team to discuss our shipping container sizes for storage purposes or shipping cargo, for hire or sale. Email us at [email protected], or call 0508 732266 today.