Used Shipping Containers are the budget friendly storage option taken by many of our valued customers. Their economy pricing and reliability have seen thousands of satisfied faces around the country.

Don’t let their seasoned appearance fool you, these sturdy units mean business! They have faced every opportunity with the same reliability and robustness you would come to expect from Port Shipping Containers (PSC).

All used containers come with general wear and tear one would come to expect, such as, surface rust, indentation in the walls and marked flooring. All units sold at Port Shipping Containers are wind, water & weather tight and also vermin and pest proof, ensuring that you have a safe and secure storage space.

So, give us a CALL TODAY on 1300 957 709 for a FREE QUOTE, and one of our highly trained customer services & sales representatives will help you today!

We offer 3 different types and sizes of standard used shipping containers, including:



The General Purpose or GP container offers you everything you’d come to expect. Coming in three different sizes (10′, 20′ & 40’) and is accessible through the swaggering 270° secure double doors.

These containers are made from strong, durable Corten Steel. A material of which means that it is incredibly weather safe, allowing it to face the harshest conditions. Containers sold through PSC are vermin proof guaranteed to stop any pests from contaminating your goods. The interior is as strong as the outside.  The ply flooring provides an efficient and cost-effective base for you to load and store your goods.

Shipping Container Dimensions


The High Cube (HC) container has all of the reliable qualities of the General Purpose container, only this time by adding an extra foot (30cm) a maximum of 344 cubic square feet can be added in potential storage space on our largest 40’ containers. These units are also available in three standard sizes (10′, 20′ & 40’)

Side Opener


Side Opening containers facilitate those of us who regularly access our container an easier route with the large Corten steel doors being attached to the side of the container, and not at the ends. Providing a direct access to your goods via a much larger and ready point of entry.

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What could a used shipping container be used for?

Used shipping containers make an ideal storage solutions from the home to the office, the worksite to the farm and anywhere in between.  Finding a convenient way of removing clutter or finding a little extra space has never been easier!

Used Shipping Container Delivery

At Port Shipping Containers we can quickly turn around your order anywhere in Australia due to our numerous depots around the country. At PSC we offer four methods of delivery that are assigned according to the specifics of your order. Including Tilt Tray, Side Loading via an Outrigger, Hiab and Semi-trailer delivery.

The following details are the specifications for the 10′, 20′ & 40′ used shipping containers.

Specifications 10′ Container 20′ Container 40′ Container
Inside Cubic Capacity 15.4 m3 33.2 m3 67 m3
Max Gross Weigh non payload 30,480 kg 30,480 kg
Tare Weight 1,500 kg 2,360 kg 3,980 kg
Dimensions Lenght Width Height
10′ External 3.10 m (10′) 2.44 m (8′) 2.59 m (8’6”)
10′ Internal 2.98 m 2.35 m 2.38 m
20′ External 6.05 m (20′) 2.44 m (8′) 2.59 m (8’6”)
20′ Internal 5.90 m 2.35 m 2.38 m
40′ External 12.1o9 m (40′) 2.44 m (8′) 2.59 m (8’6”)
40′ Internal 12.01 m 2.35 m 2.38 m
Door Size 2.34 m 2.28 m

Below are some examples of Used Shipping Containers in Cargo Worthy Condition

Need a Quote on a Used Shipping Container for Sale?

If you would like a quote on a used shipping container for sale, then fill in our easy to use quote form and we will send you our complete price guide. Alternatively, you can call one of our friendly customer service team on 1300 957 709 and they will answer any questions that you may have about our high quality products.