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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

12th Sept, 2022

15ft snack shack

Our MenuBox conversion, The Riverside Shack, now resides on New Brighton Pier, serving drinks, ice cream and snacks to visitors. The container was cladded in wood to match the surrounding decking in the area, and has two serving hatches to help keep the queues down.

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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.
28th September 2022

"The overall service from enquiry - accounts - transport - delivery was excellent."
From E.S.Fencing; who ordered a 6ft New Build Containers
30th September 2022

"Very professional service, transaction, delivered promptly and was kept updated at all times."
From West Harris Trust; who ordered a 10ft Used Shipping Containers
30th September 2022

"After being scammed because I tried buying a container from Facebook, the service was 100% brilliant from start to finish, including the delivery company who went above and beyond to get the container in the tightest spot possible, but they did it."
From Activate CES; who ordered a 10ft Used Shipping Container
4th October 2022

"Excellent in keeping informed of order and delivery. Driver was very good and obliging."
From Murray and Rose Limited; who ordered a 2m Flat Pack Container
23rd September 2022

"Excellent service & communication"
From AD Modular Ltd; who ordered a new 'once-used' 24ft container
16th September 2022

"Very smooth process with good communication, personal customer service and very helpful delivery person. All in all, it has been a very easy and positive experience."
Ania Liro; who ordered a 3m Flat Pack Container

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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Containers Direct in At Home!

Containers Direct had the pleasure of working with Sarah Beeny on her At Home magazine, exploring innovate ways of creating extra space for your home. See the article on pages 177-178 here!

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Shipping Container News

More Than Just a Roof!
**UPDATED Published Monday 3 October 2022, Updated Thursday 6 October 2022
Find out about our modifications to container roofs, including platforms, living roofs and skylights.
Dr. Livingstone, we presume!
**UPDATED Published Wednesday 21 September 2022, Updated Wednesday 21 September 2022
See how we transformed 3 shipping containers for the David Livingstone Birthplace - an interactive museum in Blantyre dedicated to the famous missionary and explorer (also famous for getting lost).
Ultrafast Broadband for your Office
**UPDATED Published Friday 9 September 2022, Updated Monday 12 September 2022
Find out the importance of installing ultrafast broadband in your shipping container office and how to get the best broadband deals by comparing before you buy.
The Riverside Shack - Case Study
**UPDATED Published Thursday 1 September 2022, Updated Thursday 1 September 2022
See the latest of our popular MenuBox conversions. The Riverside Shack now resides on New Brighton Pier, serving drinks, snacks, and the all-important ice cream!


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