|“||A container that can carry large quantities of items and can be transported by certain vehicles.||„|
|— In-game description|
Shipping Container can hold up to 60 item crates or 4000 resources. Can be built at a Construction Yard for 100 Basic Materials. They can be interacted with a transport truck; they can be loaded and unloaded by hand, or by placing them on a special area near a storage depot.
When loaded, you can pack them up and load them on a flatbed truck or a Freighter with a crane. Shipping Containers can only be packed up when there are no items in its inventory and everything is submitted to its stockpile.
Since Update 0.30 you can chose from one of 7 colors to paint a container by pressing
E on one of the build shipping container.