Following our article Why use pallets for container shipments?, here’s an infographic with all you need to consider when picking pallets for international shipping if you are in the US. We list North American pallets by dimensions and industry, most commonly-used and best pallet types in the world and how many pallets you can fit into standard containers.
Pallets are usually constructed out of wood. Although variations made out of plastic, metal or other existing materials. There is no universal or global pallet standard. Shipping companies and manufacturers around the world use varying pallet sizes. The following overview of the most commonly-used pallets in North America will help you understand the important types, best pallet types, and their differences.
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