Containers can only be succesfully deployed when standardized.

Container types (ISO codes)

An overview of the different container types and the ISO size type codes.


How could all those containers be identified and tracking across the globe?


Get some more insight in the construction of containers.


Who is owning all those containers? 

Dangerous cargo

IMO classes

An basic introduction to dangerous cargo and how it’s carried by ship.

Oversized cargo

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The options for cargoes which does not fit into a dry container, might be shipped in one of the special container types.

Breakbulk cargo

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Even un-containerized cargoes which does not fit into or onto a container, can also be shipped by a containership.