An Auction and Marketplace for Shipping and Cargo Containers

Buying and Selling Shipping Containers

ContainerAuction.com provides a dynamic search engine and marketplace to help you buy and sell new and used shipping containers.

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Search

Search your area to find new and used shipping containers for sale, or search for the specific type of container that is need for your project.
 
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Bid or Buy

Once you find a shipping container that meets your needs, register an account, ask the seller any questions, then bid on or buy the unit.
 
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Win

Submit your payment based on the sellers invoice information, and then you can begin to prepare your site and schedule the delivery of the container.

How to Get Started

Learn more about ContainerAuction.com, how to bid on or purchase shipping containers, and where to find help.

Overview
Register an account
Asking Questions
Bidding/Buying

 

Buying Shipping Containers

Read about the process of buying a shipping container on ContainerAuction.com and common questions.

Payment for Containers
Getting ready for delivery
Scheduling delivery
Maintenance and Care


Resources

Learn more about ContainerAuction.com, how to bid on or buy shipping containers, a large library of articles on container related topics, industry news, and ideas, and where to find help on specific topics.

Frequent Questions
Terms and Definitions
Container Sizes and Dimensions
Container Articles and Ideas

 

Selling Shipping Containers

Read about the process of selling shipping containers on ContainerAuction.com. Our platform supports both private and commercial sales networks for shipping lines and container lessors.

How to sell shipping containers on ContainerAuction.com
Commercial and high volume traders on ContainerAuction.com
ContainerAuction.com's Commercial Trading Platform
Shipping Container Recovery and Remarketing Services