International Freight Shipping to San Diego USA


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Our high performance team of sea freight service professionals offer many years’ experience delivering shipping containers to USA.

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San Diego, situated on the coast of Southern California along the Pacific Ocean, shares an immediate border with Mexico. With a population of 1,386,932 as of 2020, it ranks as the eighth-most populous city in the United States, the second-most populous in California, and serves as the seat of San Diego County. The county itself is the fifth-most populous in the nation, estimated to have 3,286,069 residents as of 2021. San Diego is renowned for its pleasant year-round Mediterranean climate, picturesque beaches, expansive parks, strong ties to the United States Navy, and its emerging role as a center for healthcare and biotechnology advancements. It stands as California’s second-largest city, following Los Angeles.

International Freight Shipping to San Diego USA

San Diego boasts one of the top-ten best climates in the United States, as recognized by the Farmers’ Almanac, and is noted for having one of the country’s most favorable summer climates, according to The Weather Channel. Under the Köppen–Geiger climate classification system, the San Diego area is categorized as either having a semi-arid climate or a hot-summer Mediterranean climate. The city experiences warm, dry summers and mild winters, with the majority of its annual precipitation occurring between December and March. San Diego enjoys a mild climate throughout the year, with an average of 201 days above 70 °F (21 °C) and relatively low rainfall ranging from 9 to 13 inches (230 to 330 mm) annually.

International Freight Shipping to San Diego USA

The city’s economy is primarily driven by military and defense-related activities, tourism, international trade, research, and manufacturing. San Diego serves as the economic hub of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-most populous transborder metropolitan area in the Western Hemisphere (after Detroit–Windsor), with an estimated 4,922,723 people as of 2012. The San Ysidro Port of Entry, the primary border crossing between San Diego and Tijuana, ranks as the busiest international land border crossing in the world outside of Asia and the fourth-busiest overall. San Diego International Airport, with its single runway, holds the distinction of being the busiest airport of its kind worldwide.

The key sectors driving San Diego’s economy include defense/military, tourism, international trade, and research/manufacturing. In 2014, Forbes designated San Diego as the best city in the country to launch a small business or startup company. The median household income in San Diego reached $79,646 in 2018, representing a 3.89% increase from $76,662 in 2017. The median property value in 2018 stood at $654,700, and the average household owns two cars.

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The city’s economy is influenced by its deepwater port, which is home to the only major submarine and shipbuilding yards on the West Coast. San Diego has seen the establishment and headquarters of several major national defense contractors, including General Atomics, Cubic, and NASSCO.

International Freight Shipping to San Diego USA

San Diego proudly houses the world’s largest naval fleet, with 53 ships, over 120 tenant commands, and more than 35,000 sailors, marines, Department of Defense civilian employees, and contractors as of 2008. Approximately 5% of all civilian jobs in the county are military-related, and 15,000 businesses in San Diego County rely on Department of Defense contracts.

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20 ft Standard Dry (8’6″ x 8′ x 20′)

20 ft Standard Container Measurements

Weight: 4500lbs
Max Gross Weight: 66,139lbs

Interior Dimensions:

Length: 19′ 5″
Width: 7′ 8-⅛”
Height: 7′ 9-⅝”

Door Opening:

Width: 7’ 8-½”
Height: 7’ 5-¾”

40 ft Standard Dry (8’6″ x 8′ x 40′)

40 ft Standard Container Measurements

Weight: 8500lbs
Max Gross Weight: 66,139lbs

Interior Dimensions:

Length: 39′ ⅜”
Width: 7′ 8-⅛”
Height: 7′ 9-⅝”

Door Opening:

Width: 7’ 8-½”
Height: 7’ 5-¾”

40 ft High Cube (9’6″ x 8′ x 40′)

40 ft High Cube Container Measurements

Weight: 8750 lbs
Max Gross Weight: 68,008lb

Interior Dimensions:

Length: 39′ 4”
Width: 7′ 7”
Height: 8′ 9″

Door Opening:

Width: 7’ 8″‘
Height: 8’ 5”


CargoMaster offers weekly services for break bulk shipping and shipping large items overseas. These types of services vary greatly between shipment , this area of international shipping should be left to only a few true Australian heavy shipping specialists with many years’ experience (like CargoMaster with 35 years transportation experience) Once again, you need to be very careful when choosing a international freight forwarders to handle the shipping of heavy items overseas this is a specialised transportation mode .choosing the wrong freight forwarder could be devastating and cost you heaps of money (there are plenty of stories of freight forwarders failing when it comes to shipping heavy machinery overseas.! The bottom line is Call CargoMaster if you need to ship heavy equipment from Sydney!

Dimensions of 20ft flat rack container

Internal length 5.94 m / 19.5 ft
Internal width 2.35 m / 7.7 ft
Internal height 2.35 m / 7.7 ft
Tare weight 2,360 kg / 5,203.8 lbs
Payload capacity 30,140 kg / 66,458.7 lbs
Cubic capacity 32.7 m³ / 1,154.3 cu ft

Dimensions of 40ft flat rack container

Internal length 12.13 m / 39.8 ft
Internal width 2.40 m / 7.9 ft
Internal height 2.14 m / 7 ft
Tare weight 5,000 kg / 11,025 lbs
Payload capacity 40,000 kg / 88,200 lbs
Cubic capacity 62.2 m³ / 2,195.7 cu ft

At CargoMaster we strive to deliver cost effective sea freight services to business, government and private individuals.

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