Twenty-foot equivalent unit (TEU)

Twenty-foot equivalent unit (TEU),

Definition of Twenty-foot equivalent unit (TEU):

  1. Standard unit for describing a ships cargo carrying capacity, or a shipping terminals cargo handling capacity. A standard forty-foot (40x8x8 feet) container equals two TEUs (each 20x8x8 feet).

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