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Collapsible Shipping Containers

Cargoshell Containers Fold to a Quarter the Size

— February 9, 2010 — Eco
Although shipping containers have been put to some amazing use of late (i.e. the shipping container city in Mexico), that doesn’t mean that they will be forever; enter the Cargoshell containers.

Creating clever pre-folded shipping containers, the Cargoshell containers are not just helpful for obvious space-saving reasons. Cutting down on CO2 emissions, Cargoshell containers are made from “composite material that weighs 25% less than traditional shipping container material,” according to Psfk.com.
Trend Themes
1. Clever Pre-folded Containers - Opportunity for innovative container designs that are pre-folded for efficient shipping and storage.
2. Space-saving Shipping Containers - Demand for collapsible shipping containers that can reduce storage and transportation space.
3. Lightweight Composite Materials - Potential for composite materials that weigh less than traditional shipping container materials.
Industry Implications
1. Logistics and Shipping - The logistics and shipping industry can explore collapsible container solutions to optimize storage and reduce transportation costs.
2. Sustainable Packaging - Sustainable packaging industry can incorporate lightweight composite materials in their products to reduce environmental impact and CO2 emissions.
3. Construction and Architecture - Construction and architecture industry can benefit from clever pre-folded container designs for efficient transportation and on-site storage.
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