Shipping
Containers
for Sale in
Oakland, CA

Buy steel storage containers in the greater
Oakland, CA area

Containers for purchase near 94501

Oakland, CA
Shipping Container Prices

These prices do not reflect delivery fees. Delivery will be calculated based on your zip code.

Take 5% off for orders of 2 or more containers (automatically applied at checkout).

  • All Containers have rust and dents but are guaranteed not to leak
  • The color of the container cannot be selected, you will get the next container off the stack
  • We offer ground level delivery within 150-200 miles of each of our service areas
  • Customers are welcome to pick up their container for free
  • Learn more about delivery

When You Buy a Shipping Container in Oakland, CA From Professionals, the Whole Process is Simpler

Since 2015 we’ve been offering new and used shipping containers for sale in the Oakland, CA area, and we’ve helped thousands of customers get a conex container delivered for their storage needs. We believe that you can’t talk anyone into a shipping container, so none of our sales reps earn a direct commission on your order and you can even buy your shipping container directly on our website if you prefer (remember we’re always a phone call away if you have any questions).

What makes Western different is the team of professionals that will be coordinating your container delivery once you place your order. We work directly with the largest intermodal container companies in the world, and we’re one of the largest buyers of decommissioned shipping containers in North America. We also have years of history with professional haulers that have the proper equipment to deliver your container directly onto the ground safely, unlike some of our competitors who tend to just go with the cheapest available hauler. We also stand behind our containers with a 3-year structural warranty (even though fewer than 1% of our customers ever need to use it).

As Oakland and the Bay Area experience growth across diverse industries like technology, healthcare, and sustainable initiatives, the need for flexible and cost-effective storage solutions is crucial. Buying a shipping container in Oakland helps meet the growing needs of businesses across a variety of industries. It’s a flexible and eco-friendly choice for storage, transportation, and creative construction projects.

Our Storage Containers for Sale in Oakland, CA

Discover the ideal solution for your storage needs in Oakland, CA, with our diverse selection of shipping containers. Explore options such as the 20ft Standard, 40ft Standard, or 40ft High Cube containers, all with sealed doors and leak-resistant features. These containers are built to support loaded forklifts, reducing loading risks and providing a reliable storage solution.

Quality Used Shipping Containers For Sale: Oakland, CA

In Oakland, Western works closely with global intermodal container suppliers, forging strong connections with trusted local partners. This collaboration ensures the delivery of high-quality Conex steel storage containers. Whether utilized for extended storage or shipping needs within Oakland, our trustworthy used storage containers offer a safe and dry environment to protect your goods.

Why Don’t We Make You Call for a Shipping Container Quote?

We know what a hassle it can be to call for a shipping container quote, as well as how annoying it can be to fill out a form on what appears to be a conex container sale site and consequently be bombarded with salespeople from third-party companies because your information was sold as a lead.  Unlike the big guys, we offer shipping containers for sale online with prices posted on our website.  Why do we do this when other companies won’t? Simple, we know our prices are fair, and well below what you’d see with our large corporate competitors.

How to Get Started

Our process is simple & straightforward

Obtaining a shipping container in Oakland is a simple and efficient process through our streamlined system. Our straightforward approach ensures a hassle-free experience, enabling you to easily reserve and acquire your shipping container within a matter of days.

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We Source Your Shipping Container

We source your Conex container directly from intermodal cargo circulation. We work directly with the largest intermodal container suppliers, so you avoid paying unnecessary middlemen.  After your order is placed, you’ll receive a confirmation email. You then get the next container off the stack that meets your criteria. We guarantee the doors, floors, and roof (but not the cosmetic condition). Color cannot be selected.

Professional Delivery When You Buy a Shipping Container in Oakland, CA

After placing your order in Oakland, expect a confirmation email within one business day providing detailed information about the arrival of your Conex container. Leveraging our partnerships with reliable hauling companies, we assure you a smooth delivery, with the assigned driver keeping you updated throughout the journey.

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For a well-prepared shipping container delivery in Oakland, we recommend consulting our delivery information page. Delivery usually takes about a week, and you’ll be able to select your preferred delivery date at checkout.

Used Shipping Container Conditions

In Oakland, we offer used shipping containers in three conditions: One Trip, Cargo Worthy (CWO), and Wind & Water Tight (WWT). While they may not look brand new, these containers are strong, dependable, and come with our quality guarantee.

It’s important to know that all used containers, no matter the condition, might have rust and dents. Before buying, we suggest checking sample photos. Be confident that, regardless of the grade, every container we sell in Oakland is guaranteed to be structurally sound, and we stand behind our commitment to quality.

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Shipping Container Dimensions & Specifications

You can find the internal and external shipping container dimensions for our container sizes below. Intermodal shipping container doors all come with standardized information so that the container can be handled at any port in the world. From the manufacturer information on the CSC plate to the size and capacity information and identification number, everything is listed. Shipping containers are held to a very specific set of specifications and dimensions to ensure the same global equipment can safely handle the containers anywhere in the world.

20ft intermodal shipping container dimensions
infographic of dimensions of 40 foot standard shipping container
40ft high cube shipping container dimensions

Frequently Asked
Questions

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Difference
We do things a bit different.

Our employees never earn a commission on your order. Our only goal is to help you get the right container for your project.

Our customers keep coming back because of our award winning approach, up-front and transparent pricing, & our simple online checkout process.

Our Guarantee

30 Day

money back

guarantee

(less shipping cost)

3 Year

guarantee

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