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Open Top Containers  Open top containers are the ideal shipping solution for large cargo and cargo that you cannot load from the side. Open top containers have a removable soft top which allows for loading overhead.  Find sizes and dimensions for 20ft and 40ft Open Top Containers. 

Open Top Containers 

What are Open Top Containers Made of? 
Open top containers are made of aluminium and steel. Unlike other containers, open top containers have a tarp roof that is removable, allowing for more flexibility when loading cargo. 
 
What is the Capacity and Size of Open Top Containers? 
Open top containers vary in capacity and size. The standard sizes are 20ft and 40ft, with the larger container having a much larger cubic capacity. 
 
How Much Do Open Top Shipping Containers Cost? 
There is no set price for open top containers, however at Boast International, we offer competitive pricing to get the best value for your money. Get in touch with our team to get a personalised quote. 
 
What are the Limitations of Open Top Containers? 
Although open top containers offer more flexibility with your cargo, they are not as weatherproof as alternatives due to their tarp roof. 
 

20ft Open Top Container Measurements 

Tare Weight 
Payload Capacity 
Cubic Capacity 
Door Opening Width 
Door Opening Height 
2350kg / 5181.8lbs 
28,130kg / 62,026.7lbs 
32.5m3 / 1147.3cu ft 
2.34m / 7.7ft 
2.28m / 7.4ft 
Internal Length 
Internal Height 
Internal Width 
Roof Opening Width 
Roof Opening Length 
5.9m / 19.3ft 
2.38m / 7.8ft 
2.35m / 7.7ft 
2.23m / 7.3ft 
5.44m / 17.8ft 

40ft Open Top Container Measurements 

Tare Weight 
Payload Capacity 
Cubic Capacity 
Door Opening Width 
Door Opening Height 
3850kg / 8489.3lbs 
26,630kg / 58,719.2lbs 
32.5m3 / 1147.3cu ft 
2.34m / 7.7ft 
2.28m / 7.4ft 
Internal Length 
Internal Height 
Internal Width 
Roof Opening Width 
Roof Opening Length 
12.03m / 39.5ft 
2.38m / 7.8ft 
2.35m / 7.7ft 
2.29m / 7.5ft 
11.57m / 38ft 
Why should you choose Boast International? 
Boast International not only organise the collection and delivery of our products from Europe and manage the majority of our containerised shipments from around the world, in my opinion they do so with the commitment to providing an excellent service at a very reasonable rate. 
First started using boast 6 months ago when I started my business, so far they have helped me with several container shipments and couldn't thank them more for their great customer service . 
Absolutely great company and great team always willing to go the extra mile would recommend to everyone! 
The team at Boast have been responsible for our inbound UK shipments for approximately 6 years and throughout this time we have always found the service they provide to be professional, efficient, friendly and reliable. We would recommend their service without hesitation
We use Boast for all our sea and air freight requirements. Why? Because they are always professional, efficient and thorough. 
They offer helpful, tailored advice which is cost-effective and they make themselves very easy to do business with. 
 
 
 

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