What does shipping container mean?

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  1. Shipping container

    A shipping container is a container with strength suitable to withstand shipment, storage, and handling. Shipping containers range from large reusable steel boxes used for intermodal shipments to the ubiquitous corrugated boxes. In the context of international shipping trade, "container" or "shipping container" is virtually synonymous with "intermodal freight container," a container designed to be moved from one mode of transport to another without unloading and reloading.

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  1. Shipping container

    A shipping container is a container with strength suitable to withstand shipment, storage, and handling. Shipping containers range from large reusable steel boxes used for intermodal shipments to the ubiquitous corrugated boxes. In the context of international shipping trade, "container" or "shipping container" is virtually synonymous with " intermodal freight container". The invention of shipping containers helped advance the globalization of commerce.

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How to say shipping container in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of shipping container in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of shipping container in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Images & Illustrations of shipping container

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Translations for shipping container

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  • contenedor de envíoSpanish
  • Paquet de livraisonFrench
  • கப்பல் கொள்கலன்Tamil

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