Being 9’6” tall (high cube) and 45’ long, 45’ high cube containers have a capacity of 86.5 cubic meters, 18.8 cubic meters more than the standard 40’ container. They are especially suitable for voluminous lightweight cargo. Almost all 45’ containers have a recess at the bottom called the gooseneck tunnel. 24 or more standard garment hanger bars can be installed on most 45’ high cube containers.
45' high cube containers are used in particular for transporting of light and volume cargoes, such as garments, furniture, yarn, etc... However, they may also be used for transporting general cargo.