Used 40′ Standard Shipping Container

Used 40′ Standard Shipping Container

Used 40’ standard containers are popular for various commercial and personal shipping and storage needs. Coast Containers has locations across Canada with a variety of shipping containers for sale in our inventory. A used 40 foot shipping container for sale has previously taken part in various storage and moving container cargo fleets for approximately 10-15 years. These used sea cans are well travelled and although in good working condition with many years of work left, the used metal container may not be as aesthetically pleasing compared to one of our new sea cans. This type of used 40 ft shipping container is ideal for those intending to modify their container or planning to create an incredible container garage, home, office, and pop-up shop.


All of our used shipping containers are inspected to ensure that they are wind and watertight (WWT), structurally sound, and rodent-proof. Remember to keep an eye out for any furry friends when you are loading or unloading your container. These used 40 foot containers for sale are popular amongst customers who find that a 20’ STD container is not quite big enough for their needs. The dimensions of a used 40 foot sea cans are ideal options if you are intending to use the container as a living space or if you are planning to store items that require extra space. Used 40’ containers for sale can hold the contents of most 2-3 bedroom homes or ATVs, large equipment, and cars.

Exterior Interior Door Capacity
Length: 40ft. Length: 39’6ft. Width: 7’8ft. 2,386.5 ft³
Width: 8ft. Width: 7’8ft. Height: 7’5ft.
Height: 8’6ft. Height: 7’10ft.

Delivery Options

When we deliver one of our 40 foot used containers for sale, there are some preparations that you will need to organize that are related to its features, specifically, the 40 foot shipping container weight and size that you have bought. It is common for a tilt-deck truck or a flat-bed truck to deliver a used 40 foot container for sale to your desired location. You should consider some important information to ensure that you are ready for your container to be delivered. You have enough space for the delivery truck to quickly and effectively deliver your shipping container. A solid and clear drop-off area is needed, typically at least 120 feet of straight running room for both the delivery truck and the container. Coast Containers has flexible delivery options for our customers across Canada. Please speak with one of our representatives about delivery timing or preferences.
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Product Details

If you have any questions or would like more details about the 40 ft container you are interested in, you can request a quote and contact us today. Our Coast Containers representatives are happy to help. Here is some more information about our containers for sale: 

  • Used multiple times for shipping 
  • Secure corrugated steel construction  
  • Convenient forklift pockets 
  • Solid plywood floors & ground-level entry 
  • Weatherproof design 
  • Vents on the sides for airflow 
  • Tight cargo doors 
  • 8 corner castings 
  • Wind and watertight (WWT)


You have the freedom and ability to use, personalize, and modify your storage container to meet your specific personal or commercial needs. In addition, you do not have to stress over monthly rental container payments. Instead, you are the proud owner of a 40’ cargo container once you buy it!
All of our used 40 foot shipping containers for sale are inspected to ensure that it is structurally sound with solid floors and functioning doors. In addition, each used sea container is wind and watertight (WWT) and rodent-proof.
Price & Payment
We focus on keeping costs low on our end so that we can provide the best 40 ft container cost possible for our customers. We also offer convenient ways of payment.
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