Container Dimensions By Container Company
Therefore, we have provided the exact container sizes and measurements of the world’s most well known container companies worldwide. In shipping container homes and housing projects, ISO standardization means that there is no preference over any particular brand or company.
Maersk is the largest container ship operator in the world. A Danish company known in Denmark as A.P. Møller – Mærsk Gruppen is based in Copenhagen and has well over 100,000 employees based in more than 130 countries worldwide.
Evergreen Marine Corp (Taiwan)
Established on 1 September 1968 by Dr Yung-Fa Chang, Evergreen Marine Corporation (EMC) has over 240 service locations in over 80 countries worldwide. EMC’s container ships link Asia with South Africa and South America and Europe with the east coast of the US.
For exact EMC sizes, see Evergreen shipping container dimensions.
Hapag Lloyd (Germany)
Hapag Lloyd is a German cargo container shipping line formed in 1970 through a merger of Hamburg America Line (HAPAG) and the North German Lloyd. Comprising other subsidiaries which include a cruise line Hapag Lloyd boasts a worldwide presence and is well known in Europe. See also Hapag Lloyd shipping container dimensions and Hapag Lloyd container tracking.
COSCO or China Ocean Shipping Company is a large corporation located in the People’s Republic of China and is one of the world’s premier full service intermodal carriers. COSCO has over 85 offices in over 50 countries worldwide.
APL is a wholly owned subsidiary of Singapore-based Neptune Orient Lines, a global transportation and logistics company engaged in shipping and related businesses. Specialists in container transport solutions, APL has over 4,000 staff in over 200 worldwide locations. See also APL shipping container dimensions and APL container tracking.
CSCL China Shipping (China)
China Shipping is a relative newcomer to the shipping container industry being established only in 1997. CSCL has grown quickly and is now the 8th largest company in the sector. It therefore, has a strong international presence and can be seen in virtually every port around the world. See also China Shipping container dimensions.
Headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, NYK is another of the larger internationally recognized shipping container companies. Known in Japan as Nippon Yūsen Kabushiki Kaisha, NYK traces its history as far back as 1870 and is now the 10th largest company of its kind in the world. See also NYK container dimensions.
Hanjin Shipping is Korea’s largest and one of the world’s top ten container carriers. Hanjin Shipping has a comprehensive global business network with 4 regional headquarters, 200 overseas branch offices, and 30 local corporations. See also Hanjin shipping container dimensions and Hanjin container tracking.
MOL (Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd.) or Kabushiki-gaisha Shōsen Mitsui in Japanese is headquarterd in Tokyo specialising in international shipping operations. MOL is well known for its familiar alligator logo in the industry.
For MOL container sizes, see MOL shipping container dimensions.
Other Container Companies
There are many more shipping container companies worldwide and the following have similar dimensions and sizes to those stated above:
- OOCL (see also OOCL container tracking)
- MSC (see also MSC tracking)
- CMA CGM (see also CMA CGM tracking)
- “K” Line
- Yang Ming
- CSAV (see also CSAV container tracking)
- Hyundai M.M.
- Wan Hai Lines
- RCL Grimaldi
- Sea Consortium (X-Press Feeders)
- CCNI Maruba
- Swire Shipping
- Scholler Group