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New & Used Shipping Containers For Sale UK

The UK's Nationwide Retailer & Manufacturer of Shipping Containers, Storage Containers, Flat Pack Containers, Container Offices & Container Conversions

Looking for a great value shipping container, flat pack container, container office, or do you need a container conversion? For good value, great service and better outcomes, deal directly with the UK's most innovative manufacturer of shipping containers - no agents, no middlemen, go Direct!

Explore our unique virtual depot where you can browse our range of new and used shipping containers for sale, storage containers for sale, portable container site offices and converted shipping containers. If you can't see what you want, just ask! You'll be amazed at what we can do with the humble shipping container.

Container Conversion Specialists

Take a look at our award winning container conversions service for container modifications and bespoke buildings. From chemical stores, site offices and pop up shops to portable toilets and food outlets, contact us today free on 0800 061 2575 to tell us what you need. You can view our Container Conversions brochure here, or why not take a look at some of our amazing work?

Case Study of the Month

24 May, 2022

20ft workshop with shelving

This workshop conversion showcases one of a number of containers we supplied to contractors working on the High Speed 2 railway construction. We have converted multiple containers for this project, including containers for storage, workshops, and containers adapted for chemical storage. The workshop containers include heavy duty shelving and a steel workbench.

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As a long established and reputable company, we want to instill confidence in our customers that we can deliver on our promises, and provide high quality products and service. But don't just take our word for it, see for yourself what our past and present clients have to say about Containers Direct.
10th June 2022

"Excellent service from ordering to delivery. The delivery driver was exceptionally helpful."
John Greenwood; who ordered a 4m Flat Pack Store
7th June 2022

"Very informative and very friendly.
Patricia Holloway; who ordered a Once Used 20ft Container.
30th May 2022

"From the speed of response to my initial enquiry to the helpfulness of the delivery driver, everything about the process was very efficient."
Doug Simmons - Surrey Wildlife Trust; who ordered a Used 20ft container, ply lined and insulated with electrics
27th May 2022

"The whole process was so smooth from start to finish. The customer service is really good and everyone is very helpful and quick to reply. The container arrived even better than expected. It is absolutely perfect. Thank you again so much.
Jenny Freeth - Moos On Thames; who ordered a Used 20ft ModiBox.
26th May 2022

"Everything was perfect from first contact to delivery product."
LEGGETT & PLATT AEROSPACE DUNSTABLE; who ordered a Used 15ft Container.
19th May 2022

"Order process and delivery arrangements were slick. The delivery driver was excellent."
Colin Noble - PEC Packaging Ltd; who ordered a Used 20ft Container with S2 doors.

Just some of the clients we've worked with...

Mercedes Benz
Ministry of Defense
Environment Agency
National Trust
Balfour Beatty
British Gas
Network Rail
Harley Davidson

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Shipping Container News

Flat Pack Containers - Now available with Insulation
**UPDATED Published Tuesday 28 June 2022, Updated Friday 1 July 2022
Banishing condensation the easy way! Until now our flat pack storage containers could only be insulated by buying a separate insulation pack as an optional extra, and fitting it yourself. The good news is that if you want an insulated flat pack you can now cut out the complication and buy a flat pack container with pre-insulated panels.
Introducing the DryBox - 15% off!
**UPDATED Published Tuesday 31 May 2022, Updated Friday 1 July 2022
Brand new product for 2022! Get condensation free containers the cheaper, greener way! The DryBox Eco Range is newly designed to be both friendly on the budget and the environment.

**UPDATED Published Tuesday 1 February 2022, Updated Friday 1 July 2022
20ft used shipping container with 9mm ply lining and rustic cladding. Grab a bargain and combat condensation!
This heavily discounted container is sure to sell fast so get in touch today to secure it.
Update - this container has now been repainted brown, to give a lovely finish over the cladding.
New Product! The Security Box
**UPDATED Published Thursday 27 May 2021, Updated Friday 1 July 2022
Introducing the new portable steel kiosk. The Security Box is a high quality, steel, portable booth. It can be used as a gatehouse, security office, ticket booth, kiosk, or for a wide range of other applications. The portable booth comes already assembled, but is simple to take down into 6 parts for quick and easy relocation.


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