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Shipping Containers For Sale Birmingham

With over 40 years of experience in the shipping container industry, we specialise in delivering high-quality shipping containers directly to Birmingham. Our containers are ideal for a wide range of uses, from secure storage solutions to innovative customisation projects.

All our shipping containers are dispatched from our central base in Manchester. This strategic location allows us to efficiently manage logistics and ensure timely delivery to customers across the UK. We pride ourselves on understanding the unique needs of our customers, enabling us to provide personalised and effective solutions no matter your location.

Shipping Containers For Sale Birmingham

Birmingham is a city well-known for its vibrant heritage, rich culture, innovation, and entrepreneurial spirit. So, it comes as no surprise that the city has embraced the use of shipping containers for a wide range of creative purposes. From shape-shifting solitary dancers to pop-up shops at festivals, and even holding a seance at the hippodrome, Birmingham knows how to make use of shipping containers in new and imaginative ways.

New shipping containers in Birmingham

Our new shipping containers are made from premium Corten steel and adhere to ISO shipping standards, making them the ideal choice for transporting goods securely or undertaking bespoke modification projects.

To cater to a diverse range of applications, we offer containers in various standard sizes:

  • New 10ft Shipping Containers – Perfect for tight spaces or smaller storage needs, these compact containers are ideal for those who require efficient use of limited space.
  • New 20ft Shipping Containers – Offering versatility, these containers are well-suited for storage, transport, and custom modifications, making them one of our most popular sizes.
  • New 40ft Shipping Containers – Ideal for large storage requirements and high-volume shipping needs, these containers offer substantial space for any project.

We also provide containers in unique sizes to cater to specialised needs:

  • New 8ft Shipping Containers – Ideal for those with very limited space, these small containers are perfect for minimal storage needs or as secure enclosures for equipment and tools.
  • New 9ft Shipping Containers – Slightly larger than the 8ft, these units offer a bit more flexibility for storage without requiring much more space.
  • New 30ft Shipping Containers – These mid-sized containers provide a generous amount of space for storage or customisation, making them ideal for medium-scale projects.
  • New 45ft Shipping Containers – Our largest option, providing maximum space for extensive modifications, large-scale storage projects, or significant shipping requirements, perfect for when size and volume are critical.
Buy A New Shipping Container
Buy A New Shipping Container

Used shipping containers in Birmingham

Equipped to meet the diverse needs of our customers in Birmingham, our range of used shipping containers are available in a variety of sizes, conditions, and types, ensuring you find the perfect container to match your specific space and usage requirements. 

Our selection ranges from smaller 8-foot, 9-foot, and 10-foot containers, ideal for tight urban spaces, to larger 20-foot, 30-foot, 40-foot, and 45-foot containers, perfect for substantial cargo and storage needs. Whether you are managing a small-scale project or need large storage solutions, we provide options that cater to any scope of project or storage demand in Birmingham.

Buy A Used Shipping Container
Buy A Used Shipping Container

Container customisation options in Birmingham

Even before they reach your site in Birmingham, our containers can be modified to meet specific requirements. Whether you’re looking to add windows and doors for a mobile office, or need a bespoke container conversion with customised features for a pop-up cafe or retail store, our team has the expertise to make it happen.

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Why choose Universal Containers for your shipping container needs?

By choosing Universal Containers for your shipping container needs, we guarantee reliable quality and excellent service. All our containers meet the highest standards of durability and security, making them suitable for a variety of uses including shipping, storage and modifications. With a wide range of sizes and customisation options available, we make sure to provide solutions that meet your specific requirements.

Fast and reliable services to Birmingham

Our location in Manchester allows us to provide fast, reliable delivery and setup services to Birmingham and surrounding areas. Our experienced logistics team ensure quick turnaround times and excellent customer service.

Commitment to quality

Our commitment to quality is at the core of everything we do. Recognizing the importance of reliability and durability for our customers, we ensure that every shipping container we deliver meets the highest standards of structural integrity and security. 

Customised solutions

We understand that each client has unique needs. Our team is committed to providing personalised services that align perfectly with your project requirements.

Contact us

Ready to find the perfect shipping container in Birmingham? Contact our team today

You can also reach us by phone at 0161 775 3217, email us at, or visit us at our office at Wharfside Container Park, Irlam Wharf Road, Irlam, Manchester, M44 5FZ for a personal consultation.

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