Skip navigation

Without the shipping container, a modern age of trade, and a whole genre of contemporary architecture would never have come into being.

Today is the shipping container’s birthday. It should be celebrated with fireworks from China, candy from Japan, and wine from France. Preferrably anywhere the shipping container has transformed – so really anywhere. From Lahore to Lagos to Long Beach to London, find a nice spot (with a view of shipping lanes if possible) and toast to our corrugated friend of commerce.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: