Container shipping

Ascope shipping is able to assist you in shipping your car or cargo from UK to most parts of the world through container shipping service.

20 Foot and 40 Foot Container Shipping Services

This service involves the shipping vehicles and personal effects/cargo in a private container i.e 20 foot, shared 40 foot, full 40ft and 40ft high cube containers. A 20 foot container has room for only one vehicle and a few personal belongings and 40 foot container accommodates two cars and a few items.

You may be required to deliver the vehicle/cargo to UK port e.g Southampton, Tilbury, Portsmouth or Sheerness for loading into a container by our agents. Containers are slightly more expensive than RO-RO method of overseas shipping due to safety element & because you are paying for the whole 20ft or 40ft container.

Transportation of the container to your address for loading in the UK is also available on request.

20ft and 40ft Container service offered to countries such as Kenya, Tanzania, South Africa, Mozambique, Namibia, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Ghana, Sierra Leone, Cyprus, Malta, Australia, New Zealand, Nigeria, Egypt, Morocco, Tunisia, Libya, Cameroon, Benin, Togo, Albania, Liberia, Angola, Turkey, Greece, Argentina, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Botswana, Canada, Dubai, Barbados, Trinidad, Guinea, Hong Kong, Senegal and many more..

Container Measurements:

Standard 20ft Container dimensions are L=5.88m x W= 2.32m x H=2.34m

Standard 40ft Container dimensions are L=12m x W= 2.32m x H=2.37m

40ft High Cube container dimensions are L=12m x W=2.32m x H= 2.7m

Vehicles / cargo are shipped on a weekly basis on the container shipping service and depart from port of Tilbury in Essex, Sheerness in Kent, Felixstowe port, Liverpool, Ipswich port and Southampton port. Please feel free to Contact us for a quotation.