New & Used Shipping Containers

Available for transportation, storage and accommodation

Seaco regularly sells a wide variety of containers from our large and diverse fleet. With a network of worldwide locations, we can offer equipment to our customers when and where it is needed.

Seaco has for sale, a wide range of new and used 20ft/40ft Standard and High Cube; Dry Freight, Refrigerated, Tanks and Specialised containers, suitable for almost every cargo, storage or accommodation need.

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Container Condition Types

New Containers

When a pristine container fresh from the factory is required and has had one-trip use, delivered anywhere in the world.


Ready to transport cargo as well as being ideal for most purposes, such as storage and modifications.

*IICL Compliant to the standards of The Institute of International Container Lessors.


Repaired to a safe structural condition to transport cargo.  Great for re-building into accommodation, storage or other types of modifications.


'As-Is' could require repairs to be re-used, which might include structural work.

Not necessarily repaired to a safe structural condition to transport cargo but are great for re-building into housing, storage or other types of modifications.

Why buy a used Shipping Container from Seaco?

  • Seaco has been established for over 50 years in the Container Leasing industry
  • A global team of experienced staff who can offer advice on all aspects of containerisation
  • Seaco containers are built to high quality specifications and therefore are strong and durable
  • Easy access to worldwide sales and inventory coverage
  • Excellence in quality assurance and depot repair procedures
  • Used containers are more cost-effective to convert into building units than conventional construction

A few examples of use to help inspire the imagination:

A Gangster Museum or a School Library

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Gangster Museum project sponsored by Red Bull Amaphiko
Library container delivered at Isiboniso School, Cape Town - project supported by Seaco for Habitat for Humanity

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