Largest manufacturers of sea containers
The largest company specializing in the production of sea containers is CIMC (China International Marine Containers). They produce containers of various capacities that meet international quality and safety standards. CIMC also offers customized solutions for its customers, such as special containers for the transport of animals or containers with improved ventilation for the storage of agricultural products.
One of the largest companies producing shipping containers is Maersk Container Industry (MCI). The company is a subsidiary of the Maersk group of companies and specializes in the production of high-strength steel refrigerated containers that comply with ISO standards. In addition, they have a high tightness, which makes them ideal for transporting sensitive cargo of any type.
The third largest manufacturer of shipping containers is Evergreen Marine Corp. It was founded in 1968 in Taiwan and is currently one of the world's largest container carriers. The company has a fleet of more than 200 vessels and offers its services in more than 80 countries around the world. Evergreen Marine Corp. also known for its innovative technologies, such as the use of flat bottom containers, which saves space on board and increases the safety of cargo transportation.
The Chinese company Singamas (headquartered in Hong Kong) offers a wide range of containers of various designs, including special containers for transporting machinery or dangerous goods. Singamas is also working to create more environmentally friendly containers using biodegradable materials.
Another company worth mentioning is Textainer. The company specializes in the leasing of sea containers and is one of the largest players in this field. They offer different types of containers for rent, from regular to specialty containers such as refrigerated containers.
"China Shipping Container Lines" (CSCL) is a major shipping container manufacturer based in China. The company was founded in 1997 and is currently a member of the largest alliance group of sea carriers in the world - Ocean Alliance. CSCL has a fleet of over 150 vessels and offers its services in over 100 ports in 70 countries.