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Shipping Containers in Austin: Unique Uses

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Shipping Containers in Austin: Unique Uses

Austin is Unique Austin, TX, where Bob's Containers is headquartered, is quite the place. The eclectic population, quirky events and venues, and some of the best food in the world solidifies Austin as a great place to be. When you are perusing the streets and shops in Austin you may notice some of these things. One thing we have noticed is the creative uses of shipping containers in Austin. Whether it be the majestically rustic container bar on Rainey Street, a creative and custom container home, or a workplace for a business, Austin knows how to use shipping containers to their...

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Is COVID-19 Affecting Shipping Container Sales?

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Is COVID-19 Affecting Shipping Container Sales?

You may remember a few months ago when we started hearing murmurs of a global pandemic. Here we are, months down the road, and people are still talking about the virus which came from Wuhan, China. With thousands of infections across the world and thousands of deaths, many industries are being hit hard by the reduction in commerce. As China is a major hub of transportation, shipping, and containers, there have been decreased vessel demands resulting in lower supply related to shipping containers. Taking a step back to take a look at how the situation we find ourselves in impacts...

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