Container trading is a service in the shipping industry that involves the buying, selling, and leasing of shipping containers. Shipping containers are used to transport goods across the ocean and are an essential part of global trade. Container trading services are provided by specialized companies that buy and sell containers from and to shipping lines, freight forwarders, and other businesses that require containerized transportation.
Container trading companies may offer a range of services, including the sale of new and used containers, container leasing, and container management. They may also provide transportation services, arranging for the delivery and pickup of containers to and from ports or other locations.