Container, its English name container. Refers to a certain strength, stiffness and specifications for the turnover of large shipping containers. Container transhipment cargo, but directly on the consignor's warehouse loading, delivered to consignee's warehouse unloading halfway through when replacing a car, boat, goods need not be taken out of the box change. Containers are a great invention.
Container's greatest success is the standardization of products and the establishment of a transport system. To make a standardized load dozens of tonnes behemoth, and on this basis of becoming a worldwide shipping, ports, airlines, road, transit, bridges, tunnels, matching of multimodal logistics systems that human created one of the great miracles of all time.