Types and sizes of pallets

Pallets usage


Pallets are widely used in many countries.
With pallet recommend to pay attention to the following:

  • There are two main types of machines: "europallet" and standard pallet. Size "pallets" 800mm x 1,200 mm, and standard pallets 1,000 mm x 1,200 mm.
  • The 20-foot container can be loaded with 11 "pallets" or 9-10 standard pallets in one layer (see Fig.).
    20-foot container
  • The 40-foot container can be loaded with 23 - 24 "pallet" or 20-21 standard pallets in one layer (see Fig.).
    40-foot container
  • Wooden pallets must be strong enough to support the weight of three tiers.
  • Cardboard boxes should not extend beyond the pallet.