Sea Freight Services

Sea Freight Services

If low costs matter for your shipment, try our sea freight services.


When costs are your primary concern or time is not a factor and your shipments are large and heavy you will benefit from our sea freight services. We ship significant volumes every year, which enables us to offer you capacity, frequent departures and competitive rates. We also offer a vast choice of destinations from every major port in the world across both intercontinental and short sea routes to accommodate your needs

Delivery on your doorstep

Our employees are ready to guide you through the complex port layouts, regulations and cultural norms to ship your cargo from port to port. And if you want pickup or delivery to your doorstep, we can handle that too. We will combine our sea freight services with our air, rail, truck and barge solutions to match your requirements and transit times

Your type of cargo

Whether you have hazardous cargo, out-of-gauge freight or plain standard shipments or you need us to handle your buyer's consolidation services, our network is there to support you.
Here are some of the sea freight services that we offer

  • Full container load
  • Less than container load
  • Non-containerised load
  • Buyer's consolidation services
  • Break bulk

CONTACT OUR AIR FREIGHT EXPERTS

Air Freight Export Department: export@alpkgroup.com
Air Freight Import Department: import@alpkgroup.com

Dry Containers


Dry containers 20' and 40' (general purpose) are manufactured from either aluminium or steel. They are suitable for most types of cargo. Aluminium dry containers have a slightly larger payload than steel, and steel dry containers have a slightly larger internal cube.

Dry container dimensions

Specific dimensions and capacity of dry containers may vary depending on the container manufacturer, the age of the container and the container owner. The specifications listed below are, however, representative
 

20' dry container

40' dry container

         
Tare weight 2,300 kg
5,071 lbs
3,750 kg
8,268 lbs
Payload capacity 25,000 kg
55,126 lbs
27,600 kg
61,200 lbs
Cubic capacity
33.2 m3
1,172 cu ft
67.7 m3
2,389 cu ft
Internal length
5.9 m
19.4 ft
12.03 m 39.5 ft
Internal width
2.35 m
7.7 ft
2.35 m 7.7 ft
Internal height
2.39 m
7.9 ft
2.39 m 7.9 ft
Door opening width
2.34 m
7.7 ft
2.34 m 7.7 ft
Door opening height
2.28 m
7.5 ft
2.28 m 7.5 ft

High Cube Dry Containers


High cube dry containers ensure that you gain an extra foot in height compared with dry containers. The high cube dry containers are ideal for light, voluminous or bulky cargo. These extra volume containers are made in 40' and 45' sizes in steel and aluminium.

High cube dry container dimensions

Specific dimensions and capacity of high cube dry containers may vary depending on the container manufacturer, the age of the container and the container owner. The specifications listed below are, however, representative.
 

40' high cube dry container

45' high cube dry container

         
Tare weight 3,940 kg 8,687 lbs 4,820 kg 10,628 lbs
Payload capacity 28,560 kg 62,974 lbs 27,860 kg 61,431 lbs
Cubic capacity
76.4 m3 2,696 cu ft 86 m3 3,035 cu ft
Internal length
12.03 m 39.5 ft 13.56 m 44.5 ft
Internal width
2.35 m 7.7 ft 2.35 m 7.7 ft
Internal height
2.70 m 8.9 ft 2.70 m 8.9 ft
Door opening width
2.34 m 7.7 ft 2.34 m 7.7 ft
Door opening height
2.58 m 8.5 ft 2.58 m 8.5 ft

Reefer Containers


Reefer containers or refrigerated containers are used to transport goods requiring temperature-controlled conditions in transit, such as fruit, vegetables, dairy products and meat. It is fitted with a refrigeration unit which is connected to the carrying ship's electrical power supply.

Reefer container dimensions

Specific dimensions and capacity of reefer containers (refrigerated containers) may vary depending on the container manufacturer, the age of the container and the container owner. The specifications listed below are, however, representative.
 

20' reefer container

40' reefer container

         
Tare weight 3,080 kg 6,791 lbs 4,800 kg 10,584 lbs
Payload capacity 27,400 kg 60,417 lbs 27,700 kg 61,078 lbs
Cubic capacity
28.3 m3 999 cu ft 59.3 m3 2,093.3 cu ft
Internal length
5.44 m 17.9 ft 11.56 m 37.9 ft
Internal width
2.29 m 7.5 ft 2.28 m 7.5 ft
Internal height
2.27 m 7.5 ft 2.25 m 7.4 ft
Door opening width
2.23 m 7.3 ft 2.29 m 7.5 ft
Door opening height
2.10 m 6.9 ft 2.26 m 7.4 ft
 

40' high cube reefer container

45' reefer container

         
Tare weight 4,480 kg 9,880 lbs 4,850 kg 10,694 lbs
Payload capacity 29,520 kg 65,080 lbs 29,150 kg 64,275 lbs
Cubic capacity
67.3 m3 2,380 cu ft 67 m3 2,365 cu ft
Internal length
11.58 m 38.0 ft 11.57 m 38 ft
Internal width
2.29 m 7.5 ft 2.27 m 7.4 ft
Internal height
2.40 m 7.9 ft 2.55 m 8.4 ft
Door opening width
2.29 m 7.5 ft 2.29 m 7.5 ft
Door opening height
2.57 m 8.4 ft 2.26 m 7.4 ft

Open Top Containers


Open top containers have an open top covered by a tarpaulin instead of a solid roof. This enables oversized cargo such as timber and scrap metal to be loaded from the top. Open top containers normally have end doors to give flexibility to loading and discharging operations.

Open top container dimensions

Specific dimensions and capacity of open top containers may vary depending on the container manufacturer, the age of the container and the container owner. The specifications listed below are, however, representative.
 

20' open top container

40' open top container

         
Tare weight 2,350 kg 5,181 lbs 3,850 kg 8,489 lbs
Payload capacity 28,130 kg 62,026 lbs 26,630 kg 58,719 lbs
Cubic capacity
32.5 m3 1,147 cu ft 66.4 m3 2,343 cu ft
Internal length
5.9 m 19.3 ft 12.03 m 39.5 ft
Internal width
2.35 m 7.7 ft 2.35 m 7.7 ft
Internal height
2.38 m 7.8 ft 2.38 m 7.8 ft
Door opening width
2.34 m 7.7 ft 2.34 m 7.7 ft
Door opening height
2.28 m 7.4 ft 2.29 m 7.5 ft
Roof opening width 2.23 m 7.3 ft 2.21 m 7.3 ft
Roof opening height 5.44 m 17.8 ft 11.57 m 38 ft

Flat rack containers


Flat rack containers are especially suitable for heavy loads and cargo that needs loading from the top or sides, such as pipes and machinery. You will find collapsible containers and non-collapsible containers with or without walls. Flat rack containers are manufactured from steel and come in 20' and 40' sizes

Base dimensions


Flat rack container dimensions

Specific dimensions and capacity of flat rack containers may vary depending on the container manufacturer, the age of the container and the container owner. The specifications listed below are, however, representative.
 

20' flat rack container

40' flat rack container

         
Tare weight 2,360 kg 5,203 lbs 5,000 kg 11,025 lbs
Payload capacity 30,140 kg 66,458 lbs 40,000 kg 88,200 lbs
Cubic capacity
32.7 m3 1,154 cu ft 62.2 m3 2,195 cu ft
Internal length
5.94 m 19.5 ft 12.13 m 39.8 ft
Internal width
2.35 m 7.7 ft 2.40 m 7.9 ft
Internal height
2.35 m 7.7 ft 2.14 m 7 ft

Platform Containers


Platform containers are without sides, ends and roof. They are used for odd-sized cargo which does not fit on or in any other type of container.

Base dimensions


Platform container dimensions

Specific dimensions and capacity of platform containers may vary depending on the container manufacturer, the age of the container and the container owner. The specifications listed below are, however, representative.
 

20' platform container

40' platform container

         
Tare weight 2,740 kg 6,041 lbs 5,700 kg 12,568 lbs
Payload capacity 31,260 kg 68,928 lbs 39,300 kg 86,656 lbs
Internal length 6.06 m 19.9 ft 12.19 m 40 ft
Internal width 2.44 m 8 ft 2.44 m 8 ft

Garments on hangers containers


Garments on hangers (GOH) containers give customers the option of using a string or bar system, or a combination of both. The GOH containers offer increased flexibility, greater internal load capacity and savings on transportation and handling costs. GOH containers are available in 20' and 40' sizes.

Base dimensions


GOH container dimensions

Specific dimensions and capacity of garments on hangers containers may vary depending on the container manufacturer, the age of the container and the container owner. The specifications listed below are, however, representative.
 

20' GOH container

40' GOH container

         
Tare weight 2,300 kg
5,071 lbs
3,750 kg
8,268 lbs
Payload capacity 28,180 kg
62,136 lbs
28,750 kg
63,393 lbs
Cubic capacity
33.2 m3
1,172 cu ft
67.7 m3
2,389 cu ft
Internal length
5.9 m
19.4 ft
12.03 m
39.5 ft
Internal width
2.35 m
7.7 ft
2.35 m
7.7 ft
Internal height
2.39 m
7.9 ft
2.39 m
7.9 ft
Door opening width
2.34 m
7.7 ft
2.34 m
7.7 ft
Door opening height
2.28 m
7.5 ft
2.28 m
7.5 ft

Contact

Email: info@alpkgroup.com
Website: www.alpkgroup.com
Phone: 0092 (61) 4545852,3
0092 (61) 6024918

Address

ALPK Group - AMCI Logistics Pakistan
Near Bank AL-Falah Garden Town
Sher Shah Road, Multan
Pakistan

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