• Anusuya Manikandan

Container Capacity for Indian Spices

Updated: Jun 2

When it comes to exports of spices, we all have confusions over which type of container to choose and what will be loading capacity of container. In this article I have compiled the loading capacity of some of the Indian spices in a 20ft and 40ft container. Hope this may help the buyer and seller.

Types of Container


Dry Cargo Container

Refrigerated Container

High Cube Container

Loading capacity of Spices in 20ft and 40ft Container


Sl. No. Commodity 20′ (ft) 40′ (ft)

1 Cumin Seeds 14 26

2 Fenugreek Seeds 24 –

3 Coriander Seeds 9.5 20

4 Fennel Seeds 14 25

5 Dill Seeds 14 26

6 Black Mustard Seeds 20 –

7 Psyllium Husk 10 20

8 Guar Split 20 –

9 Groundnut/Peanuts 20 –

10 Halam 22 –

11 Red Chilli 6.5 12

12 Sesame Seeds 19 –

13 Millet 23 –

14 Kasuri Methi (Fenugreek) 6 -

15 Watermelon Seeds 18 –

16 Red Chilli Powder 18 –

17 Turmeric Powder 18 –

18 Cumin Powder 18 –

19 Black Pepper 15 –

20 Senna Leaves 13 26

21 Cinnamon 10 –

22 Cardamom 10 –

23 Dry Ginger 12.5 –

24 Nutmeg 10 –

25 Celery Seeds 13 –

26 Aniseeds 10 –

27 Clove 10 –

28 Carom Seeds (Ajwain) 12.5 26

29 Tamarind 22 –

30 Hulled Watermelon Seeds 18 25

31 Yellow Maize 24 –

32 Yellow Mustard Seeds 20 25

33 Psyllium Seeds 18 25


Note: Please also consult with your exporter/CHA for more details.


To Buy Indian Spices


We at Viya's Group supply all types of Indian Spices including cardamom, black pepper and Indian Sugar (ICUMSA <100, ICUMSA 600-1200), IR 64 rice, sugarcane molasses, coconut, banana etc. from India.


Send your proper LOI to viyasgroup@gmail.com (or) +91-7010225247 (Watsapp).


Please check our range of products here


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