Road Weight Limitations

Maximal payload for domestic haulage in multi-modal traffics (metric tonnes)

Country
20'DC
40'DC/HC
45'HCPW
Belgium
23,000
26,000
26,000
Czech Republic
28,250
26,600
27,500
Denmark
24,000
26,600
28,500
Estonia
24,000
23,000
22,000
Finland
28,250
26,600
28,500
France
22,000
23,000
23,000
Germany
24,500
22,500
22,000
Ireland
26,000
26,000
26,000
Italy
24,000
26,600
26,000
Latvia
24,000
23,000
22,000
Lithuania
24,000
23,000
22,000
Norway
28,250
26,600
28,500
Poland
19,000
21,500
21,500
Portugal
23,000
25,500
25,500
Russia
21,000
21,000
21,000
Spain
24,500
24,500
24,500
Sweden
28,250
26,600
28,500
The Netherlands
28,250
26,600
28,500
UK
26,000
26,000
26,000

Exceptions:
Baltic StatesUp to 26MT payload is accepted against a surcharge.
Germany26 MT/40' is possible under the so-called 'Nahverkehrregelung’, i.e. if containers are carried to/from port via hinterland barge terminal or railhead (max 150 km distance).


Maximum payload is always subject to national road limitations, which can vary. Please contact your local Unifeeder agent for more specific details for your requirements.