If you’re looking for sea cans for sale Alberta, you’ve come to the right place. In this blog, we’ll discuss how you can buy sea cans at the best prices. Want to skip the blog and purchase containers right away? Find the best deals in 2500+ cities here.

Finding sea cans in specific hinterland locations like Alberta can be a tedious task, especially if you rely on your small network of suppliers . You may have to spend a lot of time trying to find container deals, negotiating, and determining the right price to pay. Plus, there aren’t many alternate sourcing options either.

To help you make the process of buying containers quick, easy and profitable, we present to you the Container xChange trading platform. On our trading platform, you can find 50,000+ containers in 2500+ locations globally, including cities like Edmonton, Red Deer and Calgary in Alberta.

Simply type in your container requirements in the public search below. Browse through multiple offers from vetted sellers and buy sea cans at best prices.

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New and used shipping containers for sale Alberta

On Container xChange, we have 12 different types of sea cans that you can choose from. Each of these containers also come in different conditions. If you’re looking for the highest level of quality and have some bucks to spare, then new or one-trip containers would be the best buying option for you.

New shipping containers can last for at least 25 years and will only require minimal maintenance. Moreover, you can be sure that your cargo is safe inside. These containers are also able to withstand harsh weather conditions.

But if you’re looking for an affordable option, then used containers might be perfect for you. These containers may have some dents and may need repairing. But they’re still suitable and sturdy enough for shipping your cargo safely. Used containers also come in different conditions. Ideally, you can choose between cargo-worthy (used) or wind and watertight (WWT) containers.

On the Container xChange trading platform, you can find both new and used shipping containers for sale. Simply click the banner below to look at multiple container offers and check out the price difference between used and new shipping containers in Alberta.

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Find sea cans in Edmonton, Red Deer and Calgary 

What do you do when you have to buy sea cans in a specific location like Edmonton? Well, if you rely on traditional sourcing methods you may contact local brokers or your network to get container deals. Not only is this process time-consuming, but you can never be too sure that you’re paying the right price.

On the Container xChange trading platform, you get multiple container sale and lease options directly from suppliers in Edmonton, Red Deer and Calgary. You can browse through container offers and choose the deal that suits you the best. Read on to find out what container types you can find in Alberta.

20ft sea cans for sale Alberta

The 20ft container is suitable for most dry cargo and is also quite popular due to its smaller size. It’s easy to load and unload from ships and can be used at ports without advanced lifting equipment. It is suitable for carrying most dry cargo like grains, paper, raw materials, clothing, etc. If you don’t have much cargo and are looking for an affordable option, choosing a 20ft standard container is an ideal choice for you.

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40ft sea cans for sale Alberta

If you’re looking for more storage space, you should choose 40ft standard containers. 40ft containers are twice the size of 20ft containers and can carry double the cargo.

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It’s also relatively cheaper to buy one 40ft container than two 20ft sea cans. Check out the prices for 40ft containers and see for yourself how they’re more cost-effective.

40ft HC sea cans for sale Alberta

High cube containers are similar to 40ft containers in structure but have an additional one-foot height. These containers provide maximum storage space for your cargo. If your cargo can’t fit inside a 20ft container or a 40ft container, then high cube containers are your ideal choice.

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Want to check out the prices of high cube containers in Alberta? Go to our trading platform, browse through multiple offers and buy containers at best prices.

Specialized sea cans for sale Alberta

Apart from standard containers, you can also find specialized containers for sale in Alberta on our platform. These include reefers, flat-racks, open-tops, and many other specialized containers.

Want to see the prices for these containers in your preferred location in Alberta? Click here to check out availability and prices.

Shipping container prices in Alberta (Edmonton & Calgary)

To make sure that you buy sea cans at the best price, it’s important to know the current market prices of containers. We’ll tell you how you can access container prices yourself, but first let’s look at the prices of different containers in Alberta.

On average, a new 20ft container will cost you $2300 in Edmonton. If you’re looking for an affordable option, you can choose a 20ft cargo-worthy container which will cost you around $1500.

If you’re looking for a bigger container, you can buy 40ft sea cans as well. On average, a new 40ft container will cost you $3400 in Edmonton.

Currently, it’ll make more economic sense for you to buy 40ft HC sea cans in Edmonton because their average price is $2950 for a new container. The same container will cost you $4294 in Calgary. You can also buy a used or cargo-worthy 40ft HC container for $2017 in Calgary.

Now that you know the prices, you can negotiate better with the sellers and buy sea cans at even lower prices. However, container prices change constantly. To make the most profitable deals, you should know the current market prices. Read on to find out how you can do that within minutes.

How to get the best prices for shipping containers in Alberta

From the prices above, you can see how the prices vary significantly within different cities in Alberta. To buy sea cans at best prices, you should choose a location where prices are low.

For example, you can buy 40ft HC containers from Edmonton for $2950 instead of Calgary where the price is $4294. This way you’ll end up saving around $2000 simply because you’re aware of the current market prices. And how do you access real-time container prices? With xChange Insights.

On Insights, you can access container prices in 60+ locations globally, including Alberta. All you have to do is select your desired location, container type and condition. You can even see price development for a week, month, or even several years. This way, you can analyze the pricing trends and identify the best time to buy, sell or lease out your equipment.

Sea cans for sale Alberta

From the graph above, you can see the price development in Edmonton, Alberta for the last six months. Insights allows you to make better container deals by increasing your negotiation power and providing you with a competitive advantage.

Plus, when you know the prices, you can analyze the best locations to buy containers. For example, prices for 40ft sea cans in Toronto are much lower than in Edmonton. So instead of buying containers for more than $2000 in Edmonton, you can buy the same containers for a lower price – around $1500 in Toronto.

With Insights, you can access this information easily and buy containers at lower prices from different locations! Want to know more about Insights and how it can benefit your business? Click the banner below and try Insights for free today!

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Buy and lease sea cans in Alberta at no commission

Now that you know how you can access container prices yourself, it’s time to see how you can use our trading platform to make the best container deals. 

On our Container xChange trading platform, you can connect with 1500+ vetted members to buy, sell and lease sea cans in 2500+ locations globally, including Alberta. Once you fill in your container requirements on our platform, you’ll get multiple offers to choose from.

Using Insights, you can analyze the best prices and directly connect with the sellers to negotiate better deals. We don’t charge any commission on your deals. With 100% market transparency and 0% commission, you’re bound to get the best container deals on xChange.

To provide additional safety to our members, we’ve also developed the xChange wallet. This ensures all your transactions are running smoothly and that your money is safe and secure on the platform.

Container xChange is the all-in-one platform you’ve been waiting for all your business’s shipping needs. Just click the banner below to see how 1500+ companies are getting the best prices for containers in their desired locations.

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Sea cans for sale Alberta: Common FAQs

How long do sea cans last?

New sea cans can easily last for at least 25 years with proper maintenance and used sea cans last for 10-12 years, depending on their condition.

How much does a used 40ft sea can cost in Alberta?

The price for a used 40ft sea can in Alberta is between $2000 to $2500. The price depends on a variety of factors and there may be a price difference even within Alberta.

What is the price for a 20ft sea can in Alberta?

The price for a new 20ft sea can in Alberta is around $2300. The price of a used or cargo-worthy sea can is around $1500.