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  • Lock Box Included

  • 27mm Marine Plywood Floor

  • Blue / Green Available

  • Wind And Watertight

  • Multiple Lashing Points

  • Multiple Air Vents

Cleveland Containers stock a range of small shipping containers for sale and hire in the UK. Available as a set of three, or as individual units in sizes 6ft, 8ft, 9ft and 10ft, these mini shipping containers offer a great storage option when space or access is limited. We understand that sometimes space is at a premium, and as an alternative to a garden shed, our small storage shipping containers can provide a perfect solution for domestic use.

Small Shipping Container Uses

For domestic purposes, our tiny shipping containers are a great substitute to a garden shed, offering similar storage space to a quarter or a third of a traditional garage. They provide a wind and watertight solution for storing small household appliances, tools, and equipment, and can even be used to securely store a motorbike if required. 

For commercial and industrial use, mini shipping containers can be useful for storing machinery, equipment or other items required on-site for short- or long-term projects. Strong, secure, and convenient, our small shipping containers are available to buy or hire for multiple purposes, from temporary storage during a home renovation to long-term construction projects.

Small Shipping Container Costs

How much is a mini shipping container for sale? Our small shipping containers can range in price depending on the exact size selected and the location of where it is required. For an accurate quote in your area, please submit an enquiry form, and a member of our sales team will be in touch.

External Dimensions

Length Width Height Net Weight
6FT 6ft 6ins
(980mm)
6ft 5ins
(1960mm)
5ft 8ins
(1741mm)
840kg
8FT 8ft
(2438mm)
7ft 2ins
(2200mm)
7ft 5ins
(2260mm)
900kg
9FT  9ft
(2743mm)
7ft 2ins
(2200mm)
7ft 5ins
(2260mm)
1020kg
10FT 9ft 10ins
(2991mm)
8ft
(2438mm)
8ft 6ins
(2591mm)
1250kg

Internal Dimensions

  Length Width Height Net Weight
6FT 6ft
(1829mm)
6ft 1ins
(1872mm) 
5ft 4ins
(1620mm)  
840kg
8FT 7ft 6ins
(2287mm)
6ft 11ins
(2112mm)
6ft 9ins
(2062mm)
900kg
9FT 8ft 6ins
(2593mm)
6ft 11ins
(2112mm)
6ft 10ins
(2084mm)
1020kg
10FT 9ft 4ins
(2840mm)
7ft 8ins
(2350mm)
7ft 10ins
(2390mm)
1300kg

Frequently Asked Questions

Our small shipping containers can vary in length from 6ft to 10ft. 6ft containers are approximately 6ft 6ins (980mm) by 6ft 5ins (1,960mm) and 5ft 8ins (1,741mm) high, and 10ft containers are approximately 9ft 10ins (2,991mm) by 8ft (2,438mm) and 8ft 6ins (2,591mm) high. For full internal and external dimensions of these and the 8ft and 9ft units, please see the dimensions tab on this page.

The widths of small and mini shipping containers can vary. 6ft containers are approximately 6ft 5ins wide, and 8ft containers are approximately 6ft 7ins wide. 9ft units are around 7ft 3ins wide and 10ft units are approximately 8ft wide. Please note that the dimensions can alter slightly depending on the supplier.

The cost of a small shipping container can vary depending on a few factors. Firstly, is whether you are purchasing a 6ft, 8ft, 9ft or 10ft unit and whether it is in new or used condition. Secondly, the location of where the container is required can also influence the price. To receive an accurate quote, please enquire here.

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