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30FT Containers For Sale

30ft Containers are available as new (once shipped), or in a variety of used standards and conditions. Their steel structure, marine ply floors and heavy duty cargo doors make them suitable for a wide range of applications.

Examples of items installed in 30ft containers include curtain sides, roller shutters, windows, doors, chequer plate flooring, lighting, heating, electrics, ply lining, condensation control, louvres, apertures, and hatches. These containers conform with the 8ft width and 8ft 6ins height of standard shipping containers, they are also available as accommodation units, tunnel containers (double ended) and high cube units providing 9ft 6ins of height. We have 30ft container stock held in our various depots across the UK, and provide nationwide delivery. The savings we make on delivery, from dispatching your container from your local depot are passed on to you. Our new and used containers:

  • Have a strong, steel, anti-vandal structure.
  • Are easily converted.
  • Are cost-effective.
  • Are weatherproof.
  • Have heavy duty flooring as standard.
  • Are intermodal and easily moveable.
  • Are quick and easy to site.
  • Have an internal and external structure that can easily be adapted.
  • Are easily stacked and linked to make larger, modular units.
  • Are available under the Lion Containers Ltd Buy Back Scheme. When we issue you with a quotation we declare what value we will buy your container back for, and within what time frame.
  • Are available on finance: To find out if you qualify, call us on 0333 600 6260.
  • Come with a weather proof guarantee.

Do I Need a New or Used Container?

Shipping containers are available as new or used (a grade) and are 8ft wide as standard in order to meet ISO (International Shipping) regulations, these tough regulations ensure that the ISO container supplied meets strict design and manufacturing standards to provide a high quality, fit for purpose shipping container.

New 30ft Containers

The container industry describes a new  30ft container as a steel  unit which has been loaded with cargo at its place of manufacture, transported  to the UK and then sold to the domestic market.

Used 30ft Containers

A used 30ft container is a unit that  following its journey as a new container has been used several more times for storage of goods in the domestic market.

30ft Container Dimensions

30ft containers can be used for a variety of applications. Please find nominal dimensions* of 30ft shipping containers in both metric and imperial measurements below. All container dimensions displayed are nominal and vary between manufacturers.

LengthWidthHeightWeightFloor AreaCubic Capacity
30ft8ft8ft ins2.4 tons227 sqft1760 cu ft
9.12m2.44m2.59m2.4 tonnes21.09 m249.84 m2

30ft Container Delivery

We have a small team of trusted hauliers working for us here in the UK. Deliveries normally take place between 7am-8pm, Monday to Friday, however we can work outside of these times if so wished. We also provide site visits to those more tricky delivery areas. We can deliver nationwide and have depots in the East MidlandsEast of EnglandLondonNorth East EnglandNorth West EnglandScotlandSouth East EnglandSouth West EnglandStaffordshireWest MidlandsWales and Yorkshire and HumberPlease read our container delivery terms and conditions for further information. If your container is being shipped, please read more about container shipping

If you would like more information or would like to discuss your requirements please call 0333 600 6260 or complete our Quick Quote form below.