GLOBAL STORAGE SYSTEMS, LLC.
Phone Numbers: 660-341-7343 or 660-665-8939
Physical Address: 29213 Archer Lane, LaPlata, MO 63549
Mailing Address: 25149 Stukey Cemetery Trail, Kirksville, MO 63501
Location: Hwy 63, 9 miles S. Kirksville, MO or 1 mile N. of LaPlata, MO
Frequently Asked Questions:
 

What is a shipping container?  Shipping containers are used to ship goods throughout the United States and to export and import merchandise overseas.

Are your containers for sale or rent?  Both. We have containers for sale throughout the United States. We rent containers from our main facility located in Kirksville, MO (northeast Missouri).  We also rent offsite to you at your location from our main facility in Kirksville, MO.

What sizes of containers do you have?  We offer 20’ and 40’ units. Please reference "For Sale" or "For Rent" pages for external and internal dimensions and ratings.

What are the sale prices of the containers?  Containers are traded daily throughout the world. Sale prices are subject to supply and demand. They fluctuate based on location, availability, time of year and condition of units. Prices can change daily. Please call us for a quote.

Do you also rent containers?  Yes.  But from our HQ location in Northeast Missouri only.  We rent off-site and will deliver to your location. We rent only 20’x 8’ units off-site for $100/month. Delivery is extra and depends on location. Please call us for delivery fees.

Where can you supply containers? 
We can assist you in the sale of containers anywhere in the United States.  We have access to all depots located in major cities.  We can also assist you with the offsite rentals of containers from our HQ office in Northeast Missouri.

Do you provide containers abroad?  No.  We supply containers anywhere in the United States.

What are the containers made of?  The containers are made of corrugated corten steel. They have treated wood floors with steel cross members every 12”. They have double doors at one end.

What is the life expectancy of a container?  A container should last approximately 30 to 40 years depending on environment.

Do you sell new or used containers?  We sell good used containers.

What does WWT mean?  WWT stands for wind and water tight. The unit is also rodent proof and has good floors and good doors.

How much weight can a unit hold?  Any unit can hold approximately 67,000 lbs inside. This amount can be in any 10’ length.

What can the containers be used for?  MANY things! Please see our "For Sale" or "For Rent" pages for a long list of uses and a wide variety of pictures. These containers are very versatile and support the global effort of “going green” by recycling these units.

What are the space restrictions where a container can be delivered?  It would need to be accessible by a truck.

What kind of surface preparation is needed to set a container?  Our customers have used several things, but a bed of rock seems to work the best for a very economical price.

Can containers one has rented then be purchased?  Yes, however, we are not a rent to own company; therefore rent would not go toward purchase price.

Can you move loaded containers?  We can move the 20’ units loaded depending on weight of contents (ie: normal household goods-yes, lumber or steel and the like-no)

Can I become a container dealer?  Yes.  Please call us.  We would love to speak with you!

I would like to set up a mini storage.  Can you assist me?  Yes.  We definitely can.  Please call us.