Sagam Logistics

New to Shipping ?

Looking to start exporting your goods to new markets or importing goods? Talk to us, we will help you to get going and make a success of your exciting plans. We will act as your dedicated Shipping Manager! To start with read our guides to Exporting Goods and Importing Goods.

Pallet Sizes

Dry containers

There is no universal standard for pallets, various sizes and norms like ISO, GMA, Euro and UK pallets are used around the world and by different cargo movers depending on their requirements. The information below should be used as guidance only.
  • In a 20ft container you can load 11 EUR pallets or 9-10 UK standard pallets
  • In a 40ft container you can load 23-24 EUR pallets or 20-21 UK standard pallets
  • In a 13.6m standard trailer you can load 33 EUR pallets or 26 UK standard pallets

UK Standard Pallet

  • 1200 x 1000 x 154mm, 9 block with a full-perimeter base.
  • Weight 20-24kg


  • EUR, EPAL, EUR1 1200 x 800 x 144mm
  • Weight 20-25kg
  • EUR 2, 1200 x 1000 x 144mm
  • Weight 33kg

CHEP Pallet

  • 1200 x 800 x 144mm
  • Weight 28kg

ISO/GMA Pallet

  • Standard wooden GMA pallet 48" x 40" x6" Mainly used in North America.
  • Weight 33kg

We believe that freight movement is essential in keeping the wheels of international trade and business turning.
We use our years of experience here to ensure that freight movement is simplified.