Shipping & Storage Containers for Sale in Charleston, SC
Looking for shipping containers for sale in Charleston, NC? Look no further than Boxhub - the leading provider of storage and shipping solutions in The Queen City. Our containers are specifically designed to protect your belongings from the diverse weather conditions of the Lowcountry. Browse our online selection of 20ft and 40ft containers in Charleston.


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New & Used Shipping Containers For Sale in Charleston, SC
Imbibe the coastal elegance with our shipping containers for sale in Charleston, SC. Boxhub is the leading provider of new (one-trip) and used (wind & watertight) shipping containers in South Carolina and across the United States.

From container homes to portable storage containers, our conex containers are ready to be customized and transformed into unique spaces that reflect your style. We offer a wide range of sizes, including 20ft and 40ft standard and high cube containers in Charleston. 

Whether you're looking to buy a shipping container for residential purposes or wholesale for commercial purposes, Boxhub is here to help you! We can source and deliver your container within 5 business days, with rush delivery available. Get started today and explore our shipping and storage solutions. 

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Why Boxhub?
Boxhub is the online platform that makes it easy for anyone to buy containers and have them delivered, all from the comfort of their home.
America's #1 Marketplace
We are the leading provider of new and used shipping containers in 40+ markets across the nation.
Fast Delivery Times
Our standard delivery timeline is within 5 business days, with rush delivery available in most markets.
Personalized Buying Support
Our container specialists can help you choose the right type of container for your project. They’re always just a call, text, email, or chat message away.
Our Customers Love Us
We've earned a 4.9-star rating on Google and Trustpilot, and are rated “Excellent” by our customers.
Customer Testimonials

Thousands of happy customers have chosen Boxhub as their container supplier of choice.

Seamless Process
From quote to information on all their different containers to delivery Boxhub made it easy and seamless every step of the way
Jessica Edwards
Feb 24, 2024
Best Prices And Quick Easy Delivery
Best prices and quick easy delivery. Clean and ready to go. Will contact in future if another box is needed!
Jack M. Owings, IV
Feb 16, 2024
Great Customer Service
Great customer service. Containers shipped on time. Exactly what I was expecting.
Bryan DiSpirito
Jan 30, 2024
Great Experience with Great Results
I had a great experience with the ordering process, and the delivery of my first box was on point. My first box was delivered on time...Great job Boxhub!
Deputy Chief Carrington
Jan 15, 2024
Shipping Container Rules & Regulations in Charleston, SC
Shipping container rules and regulations in Charleston, SC, are governed by various authorities and guidelines. Here are some key points to consider:

Zoning Regulations: Shipping container storage areas in Charleston must be buffered from all streets and residences by a minimum 25-foot wide Type "D" buffer or the buffer specified by the zoning code.
Construction and Development Permits: If you plan to use shipping containers for construction or development purposes, you may need to obtain permits from the City of Charleston. The city's official website provides guidelines and applications for various types of construction and development projects.
Permanent Storage Units: Charleston County's Zoning & Planning Department enforces regulations related to permanent storage units, such as shipping containers. Individual pine trees are exempt from Charleston County tree regulations and may be removed without zoning approval.

Container Homes: Shipping container homes are legal in South Carolina as long as they meet the state's construction and zoning requirements.

For specific regulations and requirements related to your project, we recommend consulting with the appropriate local authorities, such as the City of Charleston's Building Inspections Department or the Charleston County Zoning & Planning Department.
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Frequently Asked Questions

If you're looking to buy a shipping container in Charleston, it's important to understand everything that they can be used for, including:


We source shipping containers in Charleston as a cost-effective storage solution compared to traditional storage pods and outbuildings. Each storage container features durable COR-TEN steel exteriors and standardized capacity, ensuring your belongings are safe from the elements.


The popularity of storage container houses continues to grow. Whether you're looking to downsize and experience tiny home living or you're seeking cost-effective office space, transforming a new shipping container into a custom residential or commercial space is an effective and efficient solution.


If you're looking to transport goods domestically or internationally, Boxhub will source a cargo-worthy shipping container in the size of your choice. Each unit is watertight, easy to load, and durable — no matter the length of the shipment.


A shipping container can do more than transport your belongings to your next home — it can also double as storage after the move is complete. Whether you're moving across South Carolina or across the country, our specialists will help you find the right moving shipping container for your needs.

Pop-Up Shops

Reimagine retail with shipping containers in Charleston! Ideal for entrepreneurs and brands, shipping containers provide a unique and mobile platform for pop-up shops. Their modularity and easy customization make them perfect for showcasing products in high-footfall areas, festivals, or events.

Restaurants/Food Service

Charleston's food scene is ever-evolving, and shipping containers are playing a part. These containers can be transformed into trendy cafes, bistros, or food stalls, offering a distinctive dining experience.

We offer a variety of shipping containers in Charleston, including 20ft and 40ft conex boxes, one-trip, cargo-worthy, and wind & watertight units, and standard and high-cube containers.

Not sure which container is right for your needs? Take this quiz to find out!

There are two ways in which you can buy a shipping container in Charleston with Boxhub: online or through our sales team.

1. Buy a shipping container online Buying a container on our website is simple — just like ordering a product from Amazon. You can visit our 20ft container page or 40ft container page and click “Add to cart”, or you can compare different products (and pricing) here.

Our container-buying guide provides guidance on container dimensions and common industry terminology, while our knowledge base can answer frequently asked questions about the purchasing and delivery process.

2. Buy a shipping container via our sales team Prefer someone else to do all the heavy lifting? We’re here to help. Simply give us a call at 1-888-356-2954 and our shipping container specialists will help you find the right shipping container for your property and project.

Typically, a 20ft container can cost anywhere from $1595 to over $2500, while 40ft containers can cost anywhere from $1795 to over $5000 in some markets. The pricing of these containers depends upon their size, condition, and delivery location. To get an accurate quote, please contact a member of our team, or you can check our online store for local pricing.

Yes, if you are interested in building a shipping container home in Charleston, you can follow this guide that explains the step-by-step process. Don't worry if you forget some information, you can always go back and check the guide again.

Boxhub offers a volume discount of 5% when you purchase 5 or more containers. We also offer a veterans discount for container purchases of any volume.

We occasionally run short-term, market-specific discounts. To check whether we’re running a special deal on new 20ft shipping containers for sale near you, speak to a member of our team.

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